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Ripple and R3 trade blows in legal dispute

Ripple and R3 trade blows in legal dispute

11 September 2017  |  7508 views  |  1 comments | 4 tweets | 5 linkedin

Blockchain startups Ripple and R3 are going to court to resolve a dispute over the unilateral termination by Ripple of an options contract on its XRP digital currency unit held by R3.

How smart is your blockchain?

How smart is your blockchain?

11 September 2017  |  9448 views  |  1 comments | 18 tweets | 32 linkedin

Arjan van Os, head of the innovation centre at ABN Amro, outlines the role played by smart contracts in underpinning the Dutch bank's approach to blockchain experimentation.

ECB and Bank of Japan conclude DLT not ready for RTGS systems

ECB and Bank of Japan conclude DLT not ready for RTGS systems

07 September 2017  |  11167 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 15 linkedin

Distributed ledger technology is not mature enough for large-scale applications like real-time gross settlement (RTGS) systems, the Bank of Japan and European Central Bank have concluded.

Cryptocurrency transactions to exceed $1trn by year-end: report

Cryptocurrency transactions to exceed $1trn by year-end: report

05 September 2017  |  16099 views  |  0 comments | 21 tweets | 19 linkedin

A new report has forecast that the value of cryptocurrency transactions will surpass the $1 trillion milestone before the end of 2017.

China's central bank issues instant ban on initial coin offerings

China's central bank issues instant ban on initial coin offerings

04 September 2017  |  14527 views  |  1 comments

The People's Bank of China (PBoC) has announced an immediate ban on initial coin offerings (ICOs)declaring them illegal and a threat to financial stability.

India's central bank plans blockchain platform

India's central bank plans blockchain platform

01 September 2017  |  15823 views  |  0 comments

The R&D unit of the Reserve Bank of India is preparing to launch a banking platform based on blockchain technology.

More major banks join UBS-led blockchain project

More major banks join UBS-led blockchain project

31 August 2017  |  13133 views  |  0 comments | 16 tweets | 35 linkedin

A UBS-led plan to develop a digital cash system based on blockchain technology has won the support of six major banks ahead of a planned launch in late 2018

Russian bank opens blockchain research centre

Russian bank opens blockchain research centre

30 August 2017  |  19458 views  |  0 comments | 10 tweets | 11 linkedin

Russia has stepped up its plans to exploit the potential of distributed ledger technology (DLT) with the announcement that state-owned bank Vnesheconombank (VEB) is to open a blockchain research centre in Moscow.

France and Sweden's fintech ambitions get Brexit boost

France and Sweden's fintech ambitions get Brexit boost

30 August 2017  |  15201 views  |  0 comments | 17 tweets | 10 linkedin

The UK's divorce from the EU has led to France and Sweden gaining a larger share of the number of fintech deals done within the Union, according to the research firm CBInsights.

Gloves come off as Ripple preps Toronto conference during Sibos

Gloves come off as Ripple preps Toronto conference during Sibos

24 August 2017  |  20514 views  |  4 comments | 20 tweets | 18 linkedin

Ripple is cranking up its assault on Swift by signing up big names Ben Bernanke and Tim Berners-Lee for a conference next month, which will take place at the same time and in the same city, Toronto, as the annual Sibos jamboree.

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