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Six global banks join Swift DLT trials

Six global banks join Swift DLT trials

25 April 2017  |  14767 views  |  0 comments | 21 tweets | 39 linkedin

Interbank messaging network Swift has rounded up an initial group of six leading correspondent banks to participate in proof-of-concept trials to determine if distributed ledger technology could help banks reconcile their nostro databases in real time.

Standard Chartered supercharges fintech accelerator graudates

Standard Chartered supercharges fintech accelerator graudates

25 April 2017  |  4931 views  |  0 comments | 4 tweets | 7 linkedin

Standard Chartered has initiated proof-of-concept trials on robo-advisory services and blockchain with two startups graduating from Hong Kong's SuperCharger Fintech Accelerator programme.

Swift Business Forum, London - live blog

Swift Business Forum, London - live blog

25 April 2017  |  10178 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets

Welcome to Finextra's live coverage of the Swift Business Forum in London. This year’s conference will focus on the key issues affecting the financial industry, particularly as they impact UK and global markets. In an ever-increasing ‘instant’ world, the agenda will look at how financial institutions can stay resilient and secure, while continuing to innovate and navigate change.

Ex-UK minister taps fintech to back African smallholder farmers

Ex-UK minister taps fintech to back African smallholder farmers

25 April 2017  |  5734 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 4 linkedin

Former UK government minister Mark Simmonds has teamed up with fintech veteran Hirander Misra on a venture that aims to help African smallholder farmers boost their earnings by connecting them with local commodity exchanges.

AccessPay sets sights on US market with £2 million debt financing

AccessPay sets sights on US market with £2 million debt financing

25 April 2017  |  5449 views  |  0 comments | 1 linkedin

Manchester, UK-based payments router AccessPay has secured £2 million in debt financing from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank amid plans for a recruitment drive and expansion into US markets.

National Bank of Cambodia inks DLT development deal

National Bank of Cambodia inks DLT development deal

24 April 2017  |  5592 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 3 linkedin

The National Bank of Cambodia is teaming up with distributed ledger technology specialist Soramitsu to develop the use of the Hyperledger Iroha software framework for a possible new payment infrastructure.

EC plans blockchain 'observatory'

EC plans blockchain 'observatory'

21 April 2017  |  14150 views  |  0 comments | 10 tweets | 16 linkedin

The European Commission is pumping EUR500,000 into a blockchain and distributed ledger technology 'observatory' and forum to help it build up its knowledge and expertise on the subject.

European Central Bank seeks DLT project lead

European Central Bank seeks DLT project lead

21 April 2017  |  6281 views  |  0 comments | 1 tweets | 10 linkedin

The European Central Bank is in the market for a senior technology executive with three years of practical experience in distributed ledger applications and front and back office project management expertise.

BBVA runs live funds transfers over Ripple

BBVA runs live funds transfers over Ripple

21 April 2017  |  15800 views  |  0 comments | 35 tweets | 20 linkedin

BBVA has run its first live cross-border transaction using the Ripple protocol.

NatWest launches three-minute business loan application

NatWest launches three-minute business loan application

20 April 2017  |  7234 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 7 linkedin

NatWest is launching a new lending platform for small businesses, providing clients with an individual pre-configured financing assessment viewable online and cutting the time taken for approval from 21 days to three minutes.

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