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Tokeny Solutions in the Blockchain 50 ranking

CB Insights named the Tokeny Solutions in its inaugural Blockchain 50 ranking, a list of the top private companies applying or analyzing blockchain technology to solve business or consumer problems across various industries. The CB Insights is a tech market intelligence platform which analyses millions of data points on venture capital, startups, patents, partnerships and news mentions to help […]

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Blockchain & Sustainability

There is more and more attention being paid by asset managers on environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) principles-based sustainable investing, but how does ESG converge to Blockchain and vice versa ? The fund rating service MSCI now publishes ESG ratings using AI to measure companies’ long-term resilience to ESG risks and so help asset […]

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ConsenSys acquires Quorum

ConsenSys, the industry-leading blockchain software company, announced the acquisition of Quorum®, the enterprise-variant of the Ethereum blockchain developed by J.P. Morgan. ConsenSys is the leading Ethereum software company enabling developers, enterprises, and people worldwide to build next-generation applications, launch modern financial infrastructure, and access the decentralized web With the addition of Quorum – open source protocol […]

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Blockchain supports Green Bonds optimization

Blockchain technology continues to disrupt the finance sector through decentralization, immutability, cost/capital efficiencies and aims to offer more transparency to green bonds investments. The Green Assets Wallet (GAW) platform is built on blockchain to make the investments into green bonds more transparent and immutable. The platform on the blockchain will give the investors the confidence to trust […]

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Consolidation in the blockchain industry

R3 Co-Founder Todd McDonald and Kaleido Founder Steve Cerveny announced the companies formally partner to offer R3’s Corda Enterprise software on Kaleido’s digital platform. We know that R3 is a enterprise blockchain software firm which works with a global ecosystem of more than 350 participants across multiple industries from both the private and public sectors […]

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55 Italian banks will use Blockchain digitalized reconciliation process

Thanks to the technology infrastructure created by SIA, 55 Italian banks will use the new management process for the reconciliation of reciprocal accounts. SIA (a subsidiary of CDP Equity – European leader in the design, creation and management of technology infrastructures and services for Financial Institutions, Central Banks, Corporates and the Public Sector, in the […]

Blockchain: interview with Remy André Ozcan – creator of the FFPB

The French Federation of Blockchain Professionals (FFPB) has just been established. Rémy André Ozcan and the French Deputy Jean-Michel Mis are behind the creation of the French Federation of Blockchain Professionals. Who are these two protagonists who have just launched this initiative? Jean-Michel Mis is a member of the Laws Committee of the National Assembly, […]

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ING invests in blockchain-based securities lending platform

ING has invested in securities lending platform HQLAx, which went live in December 2019. Their blockchain team developed the initial version of the HQLAx application, which uses blockchain to facilitate efficient and high-speed trading of high quality liquid assets (HQLA). HQLAx continues to expand its product footprint to address specific pain points in the securities lending […]