Blockchain technology has enabled a securities lending trade between two major banks, Credit Suisse Group AG and ING Groep NV. On Thursday, March 1, 2018, Credit Suisse Group AG and ING Groep NV reported that a lending transaction totaling more than $30 million worth of securities was settled using blockchain-based...
February 21, 2018 8:41 PM Omise will work with the Thai government on a project to help online service providers verify users’ identities. The tech startup Omise, parent company of the Ethereum-based blockchain firm OmiseGo, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA), a branch...
Raising questions is an important part of how governments, companies, and individuals plan ahead. Prediction markets attempt to pair nearly any question with an answer from the future. Will it rain tomorrow? Who will challenge Donald Trump in the next US presidential election? Will humans ever live on Mars? According to...
The distributed ledger technology project Hyperledger, a United Nations agency, Microsoft, and Mercy Corps have joined the ID2020 Alliance as it seeks to develop a digital identity system based on blockchain technology. The UN International Computing Center, along with Mercy Corps, Microsoft, and Hyperledger, have joined the public-private ID2020 Alliance....
Using an Ethereum-based platform, a number of banks, commercial entities, and shipping firms have successfully completed the first trade of an agricultural commodity conducted on a blockchain. ING, Société Générale, ABN AMRO, and several other participants have successfully traded a shipment of soybeans on their Ethereum-based Easy Trading Connect blockchain...
Bitcoin value is growing up with a highly speed day by day. The global marketplace is blowing away due to high volume of transactions realized hour by hour, every day. The competition is growing as well as the number of users is rising up. We are expecting a revolutionary...