Atlanta-based Aprio, one of the 100 biggest accounting firms in the United States, specializes in asset management,
SEAT, a Spanish automobile manufacturer, has announced that it has joined blockchain consortium Alastria.
Founded in 1950, SEAT is the first non-German wholly owned subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group. Headquartered in Madrid, SEAT claims to be the only major Spanish car manufacturer with the ability and the infrastructure to develop its own cars in-house.
R3 has launched Corda Network, an open-shared blockchain network linking participants using Corda. Corda Network will be operated and managed by a new independent not-for-profit organization, the Corda Network Foundation.
Corda Network provides a common layer of identity and consensus for participants on Corda and Corda Enterprise.
Agriculture business platform COFCO International is partnering with four global agribusinesses to standardize data and digitize global agricultural shipping transactions.
COFCO International is the overseas agriculture business platform for COFCO Corporation, one of China’s state-owned food processing holding companies. The company is focused on being a leader in the global grains,
Four major blockchain companies have joined forces to found an association that would represent blockchain originating organizations in Europe.
Called Blockchain for Europe, the new association has been established by EMURGO/Cardano, Fetch.AI, NEM and Ripple to create a unified voice for the blockchain industry at European level.
Gemany-based bank Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) has joined Marco Polo, a blockkchain-based trade finance network that aims to bring significant efficiencies in financing trade.
LBBW is a parent company of three commercial banks and the Landesbank for some federal states of Germany.
A group of financial and blockchain firms have joined forces to establshed Mexico’s first blockchain assocition.
Called the Blockchain Association of Mexico, the group includes Mexico’s newest stock exchange BIVA, financial group GBM, crypto trading platforms Bitso and Volabit, Lvna Capital, blockchain firm ConsenSys and Exponent Capital.
The Association for Digital Asset Markets (ADAM) has been formed by ten financial services and technology firms to establish a Code of Conduct for cryptocurrency markets.
The founding members of ADAM include digital asset advisory firm BitOoda, global financial services firm BTIG,
A group of FinTech platforms, insurance providers and trade finance funds have joined forces to establish a new blockchain consortium called the World Blockchain Trade Consortium (WBTC).
Launched at the Singapore FinTech Festival 2018, WBTC aims to unite stakeholders in the trade finance community by using blockchain technology to lower costs,
Smithfield Foods, wholly owned subsidiary of China-based WH Group, is the largest pig and pork producer in the world.