BBVA Signs $150M Blockchain Syndicated Loan Arrangement With Red Eléctrica

Spanish banking group Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) has successfully completed a $150 million syndicated loan transaction using blockchain technology. The syndicated loan transaction was conducted on a private blockchain network through which six entities participated in the process. BBVA granted the loan alongside Japanese bank MUFG and French banking […]

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Available Now: Ethereum Smart Contracts on the Hyperledger Fabric | BTCMANAGER

Open-source proprietary protocol Hyperlegder, a highly-scalable blockchain solution that provides interoperability across a diverse set of enterprise blockchains, now supports the Ethereum Virtual Machine, as stated on a press release on October 26, 2018. Ethereum Transactions on Hyperlegder Hosted by the Linux Foundation, Hyperlegder is a business-focused, permissioned blockchain that […]

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FedEx Joins the Hyperledger Project to Benefit from Industry Ready Blockchain Solutions | BTCMANAGER

U.S. courier giant FedEx has forayed into the Linux Foundation’s open source project Hyperledger to propel the use of the distributed ledger technology (DLT) in transportation and logistics. According to a press release, published on September 26, 2018, FedEx has become a part of the project’s booming global community. Major […]

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FedEx, Honeywell To Join Hyperledger Project

FedEx, Honeywell International, and Constellation Labs are among the latest group of fourteen organizations to join the Hyperledger project, which is hosted by The Linux Foundation to improve cross-industry blockchain technologies. Others who joined the project include BetaBlocks, Blockchain Educators, Cardstack, Elemential Labs, KoreConX, Northstar Venture Technologies, Peer Ledger, Syncsort […]

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FedEx Joins Hyperledger Consortium in Further Push for Blockchain Adoption

After careful consideration one could easily define FedEx as a multimodal company. Apart from being the world-know provider of high-level courier services, American company also takes up a major role of the blockchain guide into the industry of transportation and logistics. FedEx is familiar with breakthrough potential of the cutting […]

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Spain: BBVA Bank and Energy Co. Repsol Partner to Develop Blockchain Financial Solutions

Major Spanish banking group BBVA and Spanish energy company Repsol have signed an agreement to develop blockchain-based solutions for corporate banking, according to an announcement published June 20. The product by BBVA and Repsol was developed using multiple different blockchain technologies, namely Hyperledger and the Ethereum test network. Nuria Ávalos, […]

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Fujitsu Launches “Blockchain Asset Service”

Fujitsu Direct Store has introduced the “Fujitsu Intelligent Society Solution Blockchain Asset Service” on June 6th, 2018. The newly introduced system tokenizes coupons and loyalty points and makes them storable and usable by transferring the information onto a blockchain. This implementation should provide faster data transfer and storage on customer’s transactions in a decentralized […]

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Using Blockchains For Traditional Financial Transfers

From the moment Bitcoin was released, advocates were quick to point to its ability to enable rapid, inexpensive transfers of fiat between people, institutions, and across borders. Although there is certainly a debate over the extent to which crypto will one day replace centralized fiat, there is no doubt that […]

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World’s Largest Automakers Including BMW, GM, Ford Launch Blockchain Research Group

The world’s largest car manufacturers have announced forming the biggest-ever consortium Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI) focused on applying blockchain tech in the automotive sector. BMW, General Motors, Ford and Renault have combined efforts to explore the potential of the blockchain in the automotive and mobility space. BMW, GM, Ford and Renault […]

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