Launched as an independent firm in December 2017, Vakt is a blockchain-based post-trade processing platform. The platform,
Global financial services company JPMorgan has signed up Deutsche Bank to test its blockchain-powered payments settlement system.
In a press release, JPMorgan announced that Deutsche Bank has become the first top tier European institution to join its Interbank Information Network (IIN),
The almighty Dollar. King of currencies, it’s become the de facto standard for global settlements for decades. But nature abhors a vacuum, and empires fall. Anticipating this, there’s a rising tide towards finance innovation and it centers around decentralization and a thirst for new currency standards.
Crypto firm Genesis Trading has announced the acquisition of the assets of Qu Capital, a New York-based quantitative investment and research firm. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
Founded in 2004, Genesis Trading operates as a trading company that provides over-the-counter (OTC) cryptocurrency trading services for institutional investors and high net worth individuals.
The Bank of America (BofA), the second largest bank in the US, has joined the Marco Polo Network to tackle
trade finance challenges.
BofA is a long standing provider of trade and supply chain finance solutions, with offices spanning Asia Pacific,
Blockchain platform Factom Protocol has announced that one of its 26 Authority Node Operators (ANO) De Facto has launched a new cloud blockchain portal for securing business data.
The Factom Protocol is a ready-to-use platform to efficiently build blockchain solutions. It provides the necessary frameworks to create comprehensive solutions,
Created by researchers at the National University of Singapore, Zilliqa aims to solve the issue of scalability of blockchains.
Cryptocurrency firm Huobi has expanded its services to Argentina with the launch of a local crypto exchange.
Established in 2013, Huobi is a blockchain company, consisting of ten upstream and downstream enterprises. It claims to provide safe, secure, and convenient cryptocurrency trading and asset management services to millions of users in over 130 countries.
Tokenized securities startup Harbor has tokenized the shares of iCap Equity’s four real estate funds managing over $100M in assets using its blockchain-enabled alternative assets platform.
Harbor is aiming to re-engineer private securities with blockchain technology to help usher in a new wave of tokenized securities backed by real-world assets,
Blockchain food provenance platform OpenSC has raised $4 million in seed funding from strategic impact investors.
OpenSC is an impact venture developed in partnership by the World Wide Fund for Nature Australia (WWF-Australia) and BCG Digital Ventures (BCGDV), the global corporate venture,