Santander uses blockchain for international transfers

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Spanish bank Banco Santander has launched “Santander One Pay F.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

National Bank of Kuwait Taps Ripple for New Remittance Service

National Bank of Kuwait has joined Ripple’s blockchain-based payments network seeking faster cross-border money transfers......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 28th, 2018

International money transfers hit $613 billion this year — here"s what young, tech savvy users value most about them

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 22nd, 2018

Aries Worldwide Logistics Joins The Blockchain In Transport Alliance

Aries Worldwide Logistics, a Houston-based international logistics provider with over 34 years of experience, announced that the company.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 5th, 2018

Execs From Ripple, Fiserv, Zelle Discuss Blockchain Payments, Instant Transfers

Executives working in blockchain payments technology talked distribution capabilities, transfer efficiency and the future of payments infrastructure at the Benzinga Fintech Summit in San Francisco. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 19th, 2018

Oxfam in Sri Lanka Will Use Ethereum to Deliver Microinsurance

Oxfam in Sri Lanka, part of the international aid group, has teamed up with blockchain startup Etherisc to bring affordable insurance to paddy rice farmers......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 24th, 2018

Global Charity Oxfam Will Use Ethereum to Deliver Microinsurance

Oxfam, the international aid group, has teamed up with blockchain startup Etherisc to bring affordable insurance to paddy rice farmers in Sri Lanka......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 23rd, 2018

Abu Dhabi, Belgium Ports Collaborate on Blockchain Trade Pilot

A subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports has partnered with Port of Antwerp for a blockchain pilot aimed to facilitate international trade......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 16th, 2018

OECD Event to Examine the Potential Impact of Blockchain

The intergovernmental economic organization plans to host an international conference on blockchain in September, its first ever......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 30th, 2018

OECD to Examine the Potential Impact of Blockchain Next Month

OECD plans to host an international conference on blockchain technology next month......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 29th, 2018

The World Bank is getting in on blockchain

The international lender plans to issue what it says it the world's first global blockchain bond......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 10th, 2018

4 Reasons Why JMP Is Bullish On International Money Express

The bullish case for International Money Express (NASDAQ: IMXI), a financial technology company that facilitates money transfers from the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 30th, 2018

U.S. Weapons Exports, 1950 to 2017

U.S. weapons exports from 1950 to 2017. Data from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute’s Arms Transfers Database. Units are expressed in tren.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJul 19th, 2018

Big banks like Deutsche choose IBM to run their blockchain for 3 reasons, IBM executive says

Jim Cramer sits down with Martin Schroeter, senior vice president of IBM global markets, who says IBM is a leading choice for blockchain implementation among international companies......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyJul 18th, 2018

Banks are building a super-speed money highway in the Nordics

The biggest Nordic banks expect to launch a new piece of financial infrastructure next year, promising to dramatically speed up international transfers in one of the world’s most technologically advanced regions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 15th, 2018

IBM Scores More International Deals

The tech giant is signing big deals to provide cloud computing, artificial intelligence, analytics, and blockchain technology......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 9th, 2018

Shanghai International Blockchain Week 2018

Once again, the “New Economy” themed Global Blockchain Summit, the most influential and iconic annual global blockchain gathering in Asia has set the course for a Shanghai International Blockchain Week in thi.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 19th, 2018

United Airlines now offering helicopter transfers to Newark

United Airlines wants to help its most affluent travelers get to Newark International Airport a whole lot quicker. The Chicago-based airline (NYSE: UAL) launched a helicopter service in mid-May as a transfer of sorts, charging $2,099 for up to thre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Blockchain"s Killer App? Making Trade Wars Obsolete

A confluence of technologies is poised to dramatically reshape manufacturing and, in the process, render obsolete the international trade regime......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 22nd, 2018

HSBC in blockchain first with trade finance deal

HSBC says it has performed the world's first trade finance transaction using blockchain technology, a major step in boosting efficiency and reducing errors in the multi-trillion-dollar funding of international trade. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 14th, 2018

HSBC says performs first trade finance deal using single blockchain system

HONG KONG (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc said on Monday it has performed the world's first trade finance transaction using a single blockchain platform, in a push to boost efficiency in the multi-trillion-dollar funding of international trade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 14th, 2018