Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Smart Contracts Platform Wins Award at Ernst & Young Start-up Challenge

Boston-based Adjoint, Inc. was the audience favourite in the 'Most Investable Start-up' category at the Ernst & Young Start-up Blockchain Challenge Showcase day event, held in London on October 19, 2016. Adjoint is building...

Blockchain Testing Underway for Global Trade Transaction

Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Wells Fargo and Brighann Cotton have undertaken a mission to complete a global trade transaction between two independent banks, combining blockchain technology, smart contracts and Internet of Things. The transaction...

Chain of Things Announces Blockchain + IoT Shipping Conference for 24 Nov

The shipping industry is stifled by paper based processes, delayed detection of quality control issues, expensive proceedings for contract dispute arbitration, and massive amounts of documentation fraud. Even though the industry has been slow...

Symbiont Releases Enterprise-Ready Distributed Ledger

Smart contracts platform Symbiont has announced the release of its software development kit for Assembly, the permissioned distributed ledger component of Symbiont's smart contracts system. The high performance Byzantine fault-tolerant distributed ledger focuses on...

BitShares Munich Launches Successful Pre-ICO, Plans for Development

Blockchain-based BitShares Munich, a company which provides merchants the opportunity to accept digital currencies at zero cost is ready to begin development of its goal of digital payment system for businesses and consumers on...

Financial Services Blockchain Solutions From KPMG

KPMG has announced the introduction of its Digital Ledger Services, a suite of services designed to help financial services companies realize the potential of blockchain capabilities in providing faster and more secure transactions, streamlining...

Upcoming Insurance Smart Contracts Demonstration from Symbiont

Symbiont, the smart contracts platform for institutional uses of blockchain technology, has announced it will be hosting a live WebEx demonstration of its platform for insurance industry participants on September 20, 2016 at 2...

Financial Applications Platform Launches Successful ICO

Blockchain-based digital assets platform Antshares is creating a peer to peer platform that allows people to collaborate, build and share financial assets on a decentralized network. The platform is currently in the process of...

R3 Applies Blockchain Technology to Trade Finance

R3, the financial innovation company, and over 15 of its consortium member banks have successfully completed two prototypes that demonstrate how distributed ledger technology can address the key challenges facing the USD 45bn global...

Chamber of Digital Commerce Launches Smart Contracts Alliance

Digital asset and blockchain promoter, the Chamber of Digital Commerce has launched the Smart Contracts Alliance (SCA), an initiative of leaders in the smart contracts ecosystem to promote the real-world application of the technology....