Tuesday, October 27, 2020


Hyperledger Project: collaboration pays off

Hyperledger Project is a global collaborative cross-industry effort created to leverage the emerging blockchain and distributed ledger technology. Read more: www.finextra.com

Bitcoin firm partners new bank, improves services to customers

Bitwage has announced that it has launched unique IBAN numbers for all of its users who receive their wages in the European Union. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

Banks to use blockchain technology to speed up transactions

Partnering with San Francisco-based Ripple Labs, financial institutions are looking to improve transfers across borders. Read more: www.theglobeandmail.com

Santander doubles the size of London FinTech venture fund

Banking major Santander has doubled the size of its fintech venture capital fund Santander InnoVentures with a $100m injection of fresh capital.

ATM Bitcoin Exchange begins international expansion

France is receiving a new bitcoin ATM with GrupoBTC France, a subsidiary of ATM Bitcoin Exchange, installing the machine in the southern city of Montpellier.

Four major banks partner to push blockchain transactions

Four of the world’s largest banks are partnering to develop a digital currency with the aim of creating an industry standard for blockchain-enabled trades and transactions.

Hyperledger Project adds Wanda Group

Hyperledger Project, an effort created to advance blockchain technology, announced today that FFan Technology under Wanda Group has joined as a Premier member. Read more: www.finextra.com

Blockchain revolution won’t happen ‘soon’

A senior Bank of England official doesn’t believe widespread blockchain adoption will happen anytime soon. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Lightning Payments pass ‘milestone’ with blockstream

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network has passed another key milestone. Read more: www.coindesk.com

BitPay beefs up Bitcoin wallet security with Intel chip

BitPay which bills itself as the largest processor of Bitcoin in the world, has linked up with Intel to help ensure the security of its digital wallet. Read more: www.venturebeat.com