Blockchain Working Group Formed By Canada’s Investment Industry Organization

Blockchain, News, Regulation | June 27, 2018 By:

A new working group has been formed in Canada to develop a potential regulatory response to blockchain applications within the capital markets ecosystem.

The new working group was established by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), a national self-regulatory organization which oversees all investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity marketplaces in the country.


Blockchain Working Group Created By European Research Consortium

Announcements, Blockchain, Education | November 27, 2017 By:

The European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) has established a working group to examine the establishment of blockchain technology as a field of computer science research in Europe. The working group will be led by ERCIM member Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.

ERCIM claims the working group was created as a follow-up to its workshop on blockchain technology in May and its ERCIM News 110 “Blockchain Engineering”