South Korea’s Central Bank Is Building a New Blockchain System for the Bond Market

The Bank of Korea (BOK) is looking at developing a new blockchain system for the Korean…

Chinese Blockchain Startup Hires VC Exec to Lead North American Expansion

Blockchain startup Conflux has hired Eden Dhaliwal, the former head of crypto at Outlier Ventures, as…

ASX Sees Industry Benefits Arising From Blockchain Upgrade as July Tests Approach

The chief of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has said the company’s approaching shift to blockchain…

Blockchain Bills Are Advancing in the New York State Senate – Here’s Why

ALBANY, N.Y. — The New York State Senate will be considering two bills that would bolster…

DTCC Calls on Banks and Regulators to Help Address Blockchain Security Issues

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) wants the financial sector to form a consortium alongside…

Mastercard and Ripple’s Xpring Join Industry Group to Promote Blockchain Education

Mastercard has joined a working group that supports blockchain education and research in universities around the…

Vermont Turns to Home-Grown Blockchain Company to Track Hemp With Ethereum

Vermont regulators will track hemp production on the ethereum mainnet in partnership with cannabis supply chain…

JPMorgan May Merge Its Blockchain Project With Ethereum Studio Consensys: Report

Banking giant JPMorgan Chase may soon merge its Quorum blockchain project with ConsenSys, the ethereum-focused software…

Chinese Insurers Tap Blockchain to Speed up Coronavirus Payouts

Blockchain technology is reportedly helping to streamline medical paperwork processing for insurance service providers as global…

IBM Blockchain VP: Every Dollar Spent on Blockchain Yields $15 on Cloud

Enterprise blockchain is a catalyst for further spending at Big Blue, according to Jerry Cuomo, IBM’s…