PNC Bank’s Treasury Management division is to begin accepting cross-border transactions using Ripple’s xCurrent product. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-banking-giant-pnc-becomes-latest-to-adopt-ripples-xcurrent/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Bitcoin apostate Mike Hearn and his R3 colleague Richard Gendal Brown view the enterprise blockchain game as, if not quite zero-sum, something close. This article is originally written and posted…

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R3’s annual Corda event appeared to be in rude health this year, with packed presentations and some notable news announcements. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-developers-and-converts-swarm-r3s-cordacon/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Investment bank Goldman Sachs has reportedly dropped plans to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk, for now at least. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/goldman-sachs-said-to-have-sidelined-plans-for-crypto-trading-desk/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Ripio is driving mainstream adoption among the unbanked of South America, offering crypto loans in Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/ripio-rolls-out-crypto-powered-loans-across-latin-america/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a product called Blockchain World Wire. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/ibm-debuts-stellar-powered-blockchain-world-wire-payments-system/. …

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Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank’s “blockchain bond” success has reinvigorated that question. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-power-of-private-blockchains-is-beginning-to-show/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange AirTM has raised $7 million it says it will use to expand in troubled Latin American economies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-airtm-looks-to-troubled-markets-with-7-million-fundraise/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Deloitte said in a new report that telecommunication companies can use blockchain to improve a number of services and security functions. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/deloitte-report-outlines-potential-blockchain-use-cases-for-telecom-industry/. …

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Samsung SDS, a subsidiary of South Korea’s tech conglomerate, has developed a blockchain-based certification platform for South Korean banks. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/samsung-looks-to-streamline-banking-with-blockchain-tool/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The World Bank’s blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/world-banks-blockchain-bond-experiment-raises-81-million/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 Million at the end of this month. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-world-bank-is-about-to-settle-a-blockchain-bond-worth-73-million/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The Bank of Thailand is developing its own digital currency, aiming to complete a first proof-of-concept by March 2019. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/thailands-central-bank-is-developing-a-digital-currency-based-on-r3-tech/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Bitt is partnering with the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten to look into issuing a central bank-backed digital currency for the two nations. This article is originally written and…

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The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been chosen by the World Bank Group to help issue a bond over a blockchain. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/world-bank-taps-australias-commbank-to-issue-its-first-blockchain-bond/. …

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