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CLS to use Hyperledger Fabric for new payment netting service

CLS to use Hyperledger Fabric for new payment netting service

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Multi-bank foreign exchange counterparty CLS is to build a payments netting service for trades settled outside the core membership using distributed ledger technology based on Hyperledger Fabric.

Idea Bank says turning branches into office space for SMBs has proved too popular

Idea Bank says turning branches into office space for SMBs has proved too popular

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Idea Bank, a Polish lender focussed on small businesses, is boasting that the free office facilities that it provides entrepreneurs have proved so popular that it is being forced to close them to non-customers.

BNP Paribas is working with clients on blockchain deployment

BNP Paribas is working with clients on blockchain deployment

26 September 2016  |  6444 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 27 linkedin

BNP Paribas says it has entered 'co-development mode' with clients to pilot a number of blockchain applications for transaction banking, after embarking on a collaborative process during its ‘Blockchain Bizhackathon’ earlier this year.

PayPal and Lenovo team on biometric authentication for laptops

PayPal and Lenovo team on biometric authentication for laptops

26 September 2016  |  5819 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 14 linkedin

PayPal is teaming up with electronics manufacturer Lenovo and chip maker Intel to let users authenticate payments on their PCs with a fingerprint.

IBM and China UnionPay apply the blockchain to loyalty bonus point exchange

IBM and China UnionPay apply the blockchain to loyalty bonus point exchange

23 September 2016  |  5873 views  |  0 comments | 10 tweets | 5 linkedin

IBM and China UnioPpay have demonstrated a blockchain prototype for loyalty bonus points exchange among multiple banks.

RBS tests demonstrate ability of Ethereum to support a national domestic payments system

RBS tests demonstrate ability of Ethereum to support a national domestic payments system

23 September 2016  |  13569 views  |  0 comments | 52 tweets | 47 linkedin

The Innovation Engineering team at Royal Bank of Scotland has built a Clearing and Settlement Mechanism (CSM) based on the Ethereum distributed ledger and smart contract platform.

Five hundred teams lined up for Barclays hackathon in Manchester and Mumbai

Five hundred teams lined up for Barclays hackathon in Manchester and Mumbai

23 September 2016  |  4852 views  |  0 comments | 7 tweets | 7 linkedin

Barclays is to stage a simultaneous two-way hackathon between its fintech hubs in Manchester and Mumbai to provide startups with a chance to showcase their innovations to top decision makers at the bank.

HSBC looks to Shoreditch for fintech hub - Bloomberg

HSBC looks to Shoreditch for fintech hub - Bloomberg

23 September 2016  |  5618 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 2 linkedin

In the latest example of a bank bidding to ditch the pinstripes in favour of hoodies, HSBC is apparently on the hunt for a major fintech-focussed office space in the heart of London's hipster scene, Shoreditch.

FCA to kickstart sandbox with 24 applicants

FCA to kickstart sandbox with 24 applicants

22 September 2016  |  7026 views  |  0 comments | 33 tweets | 15 linkedin

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority has accepted 24 applicants, from a total of 69, to participate in its fintech sandbox, where innovative financial products can be tested before proceeding to authorisation.

Digital finance could create 95 million new jobs in emerging economies - McKinsey

Digital finance could create 95 million new jobs in emerging economies - McKinsey

22 September 2016  |  5123 views  |  1 comments | 23 tweets | 25 linkedin

Delivering financial services by mobile phone could raise the GDP of all emerging economies by six percent to $3.7 trillion over the next ten years and create 95 million new jobs, according to research by McKinsey Global Institute.

The digitalisation challenge: how much more do banks need to do?

The digitalisation challenge: how much more do banks need to do?

22 September 2016  |  3388 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 4 linkedin

Finextra will be hosting a roundtable in NYC on 4 October that will explore banks’ progress in securing their role in the digital ecosystem.

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