Banks

Bank of France Launches Experiment Program on Central Bank Digital Currency

As a number of global jurisdictions like the Bahamas and Sweden are already testing their central bank digital currencies (CBDC...

Santander to Extend Ripple-Powered Payments Solution to Mexico This Year

Major Spanish bank Santander plans to roll out its Ripple-powered international payments system One Pay FX in Mexico in 2020. I...

South Korea’s Largest Bank Launch a Crypto Custodial Service

Major South Korean bank KB Kookmin Bank is expected to launch a cryptocurrency custody service in the near future. According to...

Silvergate Bank Clients Experience Money Transfer Issues from Fedwire

A cryptocurrency-friendly firm is having problems receiving money transfers. According to sources available to Cointelegraph, c...
March 23, 2020
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Less Than 1% of Australians Used Crypto to Pay for Services in 2019

While some Australian authorities recognize cryptocurrencies as a form of investment, digital assets like Bitcoin (BTC) are app...

STO Platform’s Registration with Traditional Bank Helps Move Security Tokens Forward

Security token offering (STO) platform, Blockpulse, has obtained registration with the ACPR Bank of France. Blockpulse “registe...
March 21, 2020
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Chrono Tech Launches Australian Dollar Stablecoin in Spite of ‘Big Four’ Banks

Australian blockchain firm, Chrono Tech, has been experiencing difficulties securing a banking partner amid the launch of an Au...

Italian Bank Opens Bitcoin Trading to 1.2 Million During Lockdown

Growing crypto adoption and the COVID-19 outbreak has encouraged Italy’s Banco Sella to launch a Bitcoin trading service The tr...
March 20, 2020
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China Everbright Bank Uses Ant Financial’s DLT for Supply Chain Finance

China Ever­bright Bank (CEB), a major commercial bank in China and one of the world’s largest public companies, is debuting a b...

European Financial Institutions to Launch Blockchain Investment Platform

Major European financial institutions are jointly launching a blockchain-based platform for the investment fund industry. The s...