Mastercard and R3 Join Linux Foundation’s New Data Privacy Project

Data privacy issues have been escalating in 2020 as personal data is increasingly being used to fight COVID-19. The Linux Found...

No Global Central Bank Is Working on Retail Digital Currency Use, Says R3

No central bank is currently working on a Central Bank Digital Currency, or CBDC, that can be used by consumers, according to e...

Nasdaq Partners With R3 to Help Build Institutional-Grade Digital Assets

The world’s second-largest stock exchange and capital markets technology company, Nasdaq, has entered a partnership with enterp...

Blockchain Digital ID — Putting People in Control of Their Data

Although some people in life do an extremely convincing job of indicating otherwise, all humans have an identity. This identity...
March 23, 2020
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Hong Kong and Thailand Pilot DLT-Based Project for Cross-Border Payments

Hong Kong and Thailand’s central banks have stepped closer to implementing a joint central bank digital currency (CBDC) for cro...

Private Payment System for Central Bank Digital Currency Possible, Says ECB

Recent research by the European Central Bank (ECB) claims that it is possible to develop a central bank digital currency (CBDC)...
December 17, 2019
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R3’s Marco Polo Runs Largest Trade Finance Trial With Over 70 Members

The Marco Polo Network, a trade finance network co-developed by major enterprise blockchain firm R3, has completed its largest ...

Tata Consultancy Services Launches Blockchain App Deployment Kit

Multinational IT services giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) launched a blockchain app development kit (DevKit). According t...

CULedger Pilots Blockchain Identity Solution With Three US Credit Unions

CULedger, a blockchain consortium and credit union service organization, has successfully completed a pilot project together wi...
December 16, 2019
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Deutsche Boerse’s DLT Security Lending Platform Sees First Transactions

Commerzbank, Credit Suisse and UBS carried out the first transactions on Deutsche Boerse and HQLAX’s distributed ledger technol...