IBM Develops Blockchain Network for Cross-Border Payments

Announcements, Blockchain, FinTech | October 16, 2017 By:

IBM, financial services company KlickEx Group and blockchain nonprofit organization are collaborating on a new blockchain banking solution that will help financial institutions address the processes of universal cross-border payments.

The blockchain solution is designed to improve efficiency and reduce the cost of making global payments for business and consumers.


Ripple Expands Reach in Asia with New Singapore Office

Announcements, Blockchain, FinTech | September 27, 2017 By:

San Francisco-based FinTech payments firm Ripple has expanded its Asian presence with a new office in Singapore. The new office comes a few weeks after the company opened its India office.

Ripple described Singapore as one of the biggest and busiest global trade centers and pointed to the country’s ambition to become a leading FinTech and innovation hub.