Global payments technology provider Visa has announced new product details surrounding digital identity in preparation for a Q1 2019 launch of Visa B2B Connect, its enterprise blockchain platform that enables cross-border payments between businesses.
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), the global standards organization driving the adoption of Enterprise Ethereum, and Hyperledger, The Linux Foundation open source collaborative effort advancing cross-industry blockchain technologies, announced they have become Associate Members, respectively, within each other’s organization.
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) has announced a blockchain platform for securities lending in a unique venture for the country.
Sberbank has become the first Russian bank to carry out a payment transaction using the blockchain technology, which allows transfers within a few seconds.
Summer 2017 was hot in every sense of the word. Aside from the drama that resolved with bitcoin hardforking into two, there were several major conferences and other events like Hyperledger Hackfest in Odessa DataArt center. There, renowned speakers shared their experience of work in blockchain projects, and held several coding practice sessions.
The Moscow Exchange has become Russia’s first-ever organization to join an international blockchain consortium.Â The exchange is now a member of HyperLedger, a project headed by the Linux Foundation.
The Linux Foundation has announced new members of the working group for creation of an open source blockchain. The project, dubbed Hyperledger, was launched in late 2015, and currently incorporates over 30 institutions. According to the press release, the project was joined by numerous well-known companies from both technical and financial industries, including ABN AMRO, […]