Blockchain Consortium in Credit Cards Formed By SBI Ripple Asia

Announcements, Blockchain, Group | December 29, 2017 By:

SBI Ripple Asia has formed a consortium with some Japanese credit card companies to utilize blockchain technology. Called the Credit Card Industry Consortium, the group will be formally established in January.

Formed in 2016, SBI Ripple Asia is the Asia-Pacific partnership of Japanese financial services company SBI Holdings and FinTech payments firm Ripple.


Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Creates Three New Working Groups

Announcements, Blockchain, Group | December 27, 2017 By:

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) has created three new member-driven working groups focused on energy, digital identity, and multiplatform interoperability. This brings the total number of EEA working groups to 17.

Formed in February of this year, EEA is a blockchain initiative seeking to evolve ethereum so that it can serve as an enterprise-grade technology.