Spanish Telecom Giant Telefónica To Apply IBM’s Blockchain To Streamline Business Processes

Blockchain, News | November 15, 2018 By:

Spanish multinational telecommunications giant Telefónica is planning to implement blockchain technology to streamline core business processes.

Headquartered in Madrid, Telefónica is the second largest corporation in Spain, behind the Santander Group. It owns Telefónica de España, which is the largest fixed phone and ADSL operator in Spain,

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Gibraltar Stock Exchange Teams With Asian FinTech Firms To Develop New Blockchain Asset Trading Protocol

Blockchain, News | November 15, 2018 By:

The Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX), in collaboration with top Asian FinTech firms, has created a new company that will facilitate deployment of blockchain solutions as the tokenization of financial markets develops.

In its announcement, the GSX said that it partnered with Hong Kong publicly listed company Chong Sing FinTech Holdings Limited and blockchain development firm Prime Fintech Co.

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Fashion Giant H&M Subsidiary Testing Blockchain For Product Traceability

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Arket, a new clothing brand of fashion giant H&M, is testing blockchain technology to securely track product data.

Arket is the new sustainable fashion label of the H&M family. Its mission is to democratize quality through widely accessible, well-made, durable products. The brand’s first stores opened on Regent Street in London and online in August 2017,

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Bank of China Opens Blockchain Lab In Singapore

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The Bank of China (BoC), one of the four largest state-owned commercial banks in the country, has opened a FinTech innovation lab in Singapore to spearhead its worldwide research and development (R&D) activities.

Called the BOC Innovation Lab, the lab is the first of its kind for the bank and will spearhead regional and global research and development work as well as build a talent pipeline and foster partnerships with local startups,

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