Posts Tagged ‘Blockchain’
Fintechist DLT Nasdaq SIX Swiss Exchanges

Nasdaq and SIX Swiss Exchange Trial DLT for OTC Structured Products Business

by JP Buntinxon August 10, 2017
Blockchain technology is making inroads as far as the financial sector is concerned. Banks and other service providers are looking to integrate DLT into their infrastructure soon. SIX Swiss Exchange is making some major progress in this regard. More specifically, they will apply Nasdaq’s DLT protocol in structured products moving forward. This could be a […]
Fintechist Hyperledger Blockchain

Hyperledger Blockchain Initiative Welcomes 10 new Members

by JP Buntinxon July 30, 2017
The Hyperledger blockchain initiative has welcomed a lot of members over the past year or so. The open-source collaborative effort will advance cross-industry blockchain technology. As of yesterday, the group welcomed another 10 new members to the fold. Given the developments made where Hyperledger Fabric 1.0 is concerned, that news is not entirely surprising. No […]

Fintechist Blockchain Letter of Credit

Chinese Banks Unveil Blockchain-based Letter of Credit System

by JP Buntinxon July 27, 2017
Blockchain technology has a bright future in the world of finance. It remains to be seen how different institutions plan to embrace this technology, though. China CITIC Bank and Minsheng bank use the blockchain to create a letter of credit system. Both companies announced this system not too long ago. One of the first transactions […]
Fintechist Santander Blockchain AI

Santander Partners With UK Startup to Speed up Blockchain and AI Integration

by JP Buntinxon July 26, 2017
Fintech experts will acknowledge there is still a strong focus on blockchain technology. Integrating this technology has been a struggle for banks and other financial institutions. Santander Global Corporate Banking is partnering with BiBox to smoothen this process. Creating a way for smaller fintech firms to provide tools to banks will yield intriguing results. This […]

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Incent ICO Raises 1,000 Bitcoin In First Week of Crowdfunding

by JP Buntinxon October 12, 2016
Initial coin offerings are seeing their fair share of success in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Incent, a company focusing on providing blockchain loyalty schemes, has raised over 1,000 Bitcoin in their first week of hosting a crowdfunding campaign. This means the project raised enough funds to go to market. Incent Reaches Major Milestone […]
Synereo NFX Dapps

Silicon Valley Powerhouse NFX Favors Synereo over Ethereum For Dapps Development

by JP Buntinxon October 1, 2016
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts and developers have been talking about creating a decentralized web for quite some time now. For the longest time, it seemed the Ethereum ecosystem would be the best option to achieve this goal. But NFX is not looking at Ethereum, as they plan to use the Synereo Blockchain 2.0 to create a decentralized […]