The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, better known as SWIFT, announced that it would provide real-time global payments. The organisation will achieve this by integrating its SWIFT gpi (from Global Payment Initiative) into domestic instant payment systems worldwide.... Read more.
Securitize, a blockchain-oriented firm that helps entities tokenise real-world assets, announced that it had raised $14 million during its latest fund... Read more.
Cobalt, a blockchain-oriented startup, launched a foreign exchange infrastructure that is now used by Deutsche Bank, Saxo Bank, and XTX Markets. The p... Read more.
Danish broker Saxo Bank and Dutch stockbroker BinckBank announced the deployment of an investment platform aimed at expats living in Spain. The move c... Read more.
German banking giant Deutsche Bank has become part of the blockchain-based network Interbank Information Network (IIN), which is led by JPMorgan. The ... Read more.
Facebook is seeking regulatory approval for its Libra project. On Wednesday, the Libra Association, a Geneva-based non-profit that runs the Libra proj... Read more.
Crypto exchange Huobi is supporting a project that develops blockchain-based smartphones. Known as Whole Network, the project is working on its own di... Read more.
Binance launched on Monday two futures trading platforms for trial, calling its users to pick the best option. In parallel, Binance announced that it ... Read more.
Messaging application provider Telegram is planning to launch its own cryptocurrency called Gram, according to the New York Times, which cited three i... Read more.
Ripple, the company behind the third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, published on Wednesday its XRP Markets Report. Besides the sales figures, t... Read more.
On Monday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin took the crypto market by surprise when holding a press conference that revolved around Bitcoin and Fa... Read more.
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