Saturday, April 1, 2023

Microsoft announces Asia’s ‘first blockchain consortium’

The consortium aims to bring increased efficiency with lower costs and faster settlements in the Taiwanese financial market. Read more:

BNP Paribas and AXA team on blockchain fund distribution

BNP Paribas is working with AXA Investment Managers on the deployment of a blockchain-based fund distribution platform Read more:

Blockchain is changing finance forever

An innovation imbalance has developed in the energy sector. Read more:

How Blockchain will change the financial services industry

Blockchain technology has been hailed as a potential “second generation of the Internet.” Read more:

Hyperledger eyes mobile blockchain apps

A blockchain project developed by startup Soramitsu and IT giant Hitachi has been accepted into the Hyperledger blockchain initiative. Read more:

Blockchain to attract over $1bn in global investments in 2016

Financial service firms and technology providers will focus on bringing blockchain to capital markets by investing more than $1bn in the sector this year, new research shows.

Blockchain: Myth, Distraction, Or Real Enabler?

There is excessive hype regarding the blockchain, but if applied to specific problems it could really change how business is done in financial services. Read more:

Blockchain used to solve KYC issues for banking consortium

Data stored centrally in a single location is a problem inherent to any database. Read more:

IBM announces enterprise-ready blockchain services

IBM announced a new version of its enterprise-grade deployment of IBM Blockchain. Read more:

Is Blockchain a dilemma for regulators?

Gabrielle Patrick is a UK and US lawyer specializing in cryptofinance and distributed ledger technology. Read more: