• Market Cap: $239b

  • May 23, 2019

Islamic Financial Foundation Join hands With Startup For Developing Interbank Blockchain Tools

Saudi Arabian formative establishment the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDB) has joined forces with a Tunisian startup to create interbank blockchain tools.

Major Agro Firm Exectues A Blockchain Pilot For Black Sea Wheat

Swiss-based Transoil International and Solaris Commodities have directed a blockchain pilot transaction of Black Sea wheat.

129-Year Old Financial Giant Northern Trust Enters Into Cryptocurrency Services For Hedge Funds

The company has reportedly begun to open up some of its services to cryptocurrency hedge funds while also exploring how to integrate blockchain technology into its private equity division.

Google Partners With Two Firms To Offer Blockchain Solutions

The internet giant Google has collaborated with two firms Digital Asset and BlockApps to offer blockchain solutions to enterprises.  Digital Asset provides distributed ledger solutions, while BlockApps is the Blockchain-as-a-Servi...

American Express Files Patent For Blockchain-based Proof-of-Payment System

This is to automate their current proof-of-payment system, by encrypting the payload data such as transaction amount and merchant's identity information, with a public key on a first blockchain node.

Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-Based Delivery System

The patent labeled 'Delivery Reservation Apparatus and Method” describes a way of managing package reservations in the context of the customer not being available to actually receive it.

Malta Approves Three Blockchain Laws

These laws, which are the first of their kind in the world, will set up the regulatory regime for distributed ledger technology (DLT).

South Korea to Legitimize Cryptos & Blockchain Under New System

This would be the first move of its kind that is expected to usher the industry forward.

Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain, Shuns Bitcoin

The founder of Alibaba , spoke at the launch event of a new cross-border remittance service by the affiliate company Ant Financial and expressed his views on blockchain and bitcoin.

IBM Plans to Combat Fraud with Blockchain & Crypto-anchors

The 'crypto anchor verifier', a tool based on AI can be used to determine the authenticity of products.