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
Partnering with San Francisco-based Ripple Labs, financial institutions are looking to improve transfers across borders. Read more: www.theglobeandmail.com
Banking major Santander has doubled the size of its fintech venture capital fund Santander InnoVentures with a $100m injection of fresh capital.
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 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.
Bitcoin’s Lightning Network has passed another key milestone. Read more: www.coindesk.com
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