Trade finance for corporates is getting a major upgrade as the banks back initiative to deliver letters of credit over blockchain

More from: | R3 | 0 October 23, 2018 By: Aaron Seabrook, Director at R3, to find out more, please contact [email protected] Backed by eight major banks, with the potential to unleash USD 1 trillion in trade, the Voltron project is being heralded as a major leap forward for the trade... Read more

Trade finance solution Voltron launches open platform on Corda blockchain

More from: | R3 | 0 October 22, 2018 Press Release  Trade finance solution Voltron launches open platform on Corda blockchain Bangkok Bank, BNP Paribas, CTBC Holding, HSBC, ING, NatWest, SEB and Standard Chartered in partnership with Bain, CryptoBLK and R3 launch open industry platform, corporate customer pilot programme and... Read more

Blockchain Investor Vinny Lingham: ‘Bitcoin Threatens Gov’ts’ Ability to Make Money’

More from: | CoinTelegraph | 0 Bockhain entrepreneur and industry advisor Vinny Lingham told Cointelegraph in an interview Oct. 21 that cryptocurrency prices will surge again, but it will take some time. Speaking with CT during the Money20/20 conference Sunday, Lingham – also the CEO of Blockchain identity startup Civic... Read more

Bitmain's Latest Bitcoin Miner Update Activates Controversial 'AsicBoost'

More from: | Coindesk | 0 Bitcoin mining computer manufacturer Bitmain has released a software update for its Antminer s9 devices, using controversial code to allow them to more efficiently mine bitcoin. Bitmain announced Monday that the just-released firmware will support “overt AsicBoost” functionality, bringing a speed boost to the... Read more