finance

⧉infominer 07-Aug-18 11:50 PM
The RiskBlock Alliance, whose members include insurance giants Chubb, Marsh and Liberty Mutual, has decided to build its blockchain on R3's Corda.
⧉infominer 08-Aug-18 12:07 AM
Paul Brassil, vice president of information technology at the Boston branch of the Federal Reserve System stated that blockchain tech can disrupt central banking as any other industry. Speaking at...
⧉infominer 08-Aug-18 09:19 PM
A top venture capitalist grades the state of his industry—from payments to crypto.
⧉infominer 16-Aug-18 06:03 PM
Several of the largest financial institutions in the world are investing in this enterprise blockchain startup, and actually using the technology.
⧉infominer 22-Aug-18 11:50 PM
35. (just found) Bitspark providing a blockchain based remittance platform in Tajikistan with the UNDP since 2017 Bitspark now switching to Bitshares blockchain for this purpose. https://t.co/F1ck85ZJqz
⧉infominer 25-Aug-18 09:55 PM
The RiskBlock Alliance, whose members include insurance giants Chubb, Marsh and Liberty Mutual, has decided to build its blockchain on R3's Corda.
⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 12:22 AM
Today we make history by creating the first global blockchain bond. The World Bank has mandated the Commonwealth Bank of Australia as the sole arranger for bond-i, the first global bond to use distributed ledger technology. Learn more: https://t.co/tieQoQ9uLe #blockchain...
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⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 12:35 AM
Fairly big news that has gone under the radar... US investors will now be able to buy #Bitcoin through their @Fidelity accounts. https://t.co/pCwMBd7G8M
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⧉infominer 28-Aug-18 03:27 PM
The Bank of Thailand has revealed a major collaborative project to develop a wholesale Central Bank Digital Currency using R3’s Corda platform.
⧉infominer 30-Aug-18 08:06 PM
Neon Exchange (NEX), a decentralized exchange and payment service platform is now gearing up for their token sale which is just one week away. Today, the team informed that they have received regulatory approval... Neon Exchange security token ICO to begin on September 3rd
⧉infominer 03-Sep-18 05:49 PM
The World Bank's blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network.
⧉infominer 28-Sep-18 12:23 AM
What are 5 Ways #Blockchain Will Revolutionize #Business? [@CentricDigital] MT @Fisher85M #CyberSecurity #fintech #cryptocurrency #Industry40 #DigitalTransformation #IIoT #CX #infosec
⧉infominer 28-Sep-18 07:27 PM
Enterprise software firm R3, the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), RBS and another unnamed bank have built a prototype application for regulatory re
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⧉infominer 30-Sep-18 09:35 PM
Crypto highlights of the of the DLA Piper report include:  31% of Financial Services firms believe central banks will hold Cryptos on their balance sheet [...]
⧉infominer 30-Sep-18 11:16 PM
Perhaps worth clarifying that the JPMorgan IIN in its current form is for payment issue resolution, not actual payment processing or liquidity management. “Blockchain Payments” in the headline makes it nice clickbait though. https://t.co/1FvFFgEan6
Enterprise bitcoin adoption is already very real at payments startup Veem, and that's without this $25 million cash infusion from Google and Goldman Sachs.
⧉infominer 08-Oct-18 01:31 AM
The Austrian government is planning to use the ethereum blockchain to notarize the auction of a bond worth around $1.3 billion.
⧉infominer 04-Nov-18 09:54 AM
An overview of the technologies that are shaping the future of finance on the blockchain
⧉infominer 04-Nov-18 01:28 PM
0/ A primer on legal risk assessment & mitigation. Institutional investors & blue chip companies spend a ton of time & resources analyzing & managing legal risk. If you're investing or working in crypto, you should probably give it some thought too. Thread.
⧉infominer 05-Nov-18 09:33 AM
Excited to publish the @fabric_vc Investment Thesis in this 2nd edition of the State of the Token Market Report! https://t.co/QxJjoM4GhT Investment Thesis: pages 28-44 @richardmuirhead @Anastasiya_B94 @JulienThevenard @maciejrymarz ⬇️ Core Arguments Below ⬇
⧉infominer 08-Dec-18 11:57 PM
Hi all! Two favorite topics of mine over the past few years have been Islamic Finance and blockchain technology. Though it might not get as much press as crypto, Islamic Finance has similarly enjoyed a recent period of enormous growth.
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 07:38 PM
0/ @Bakkt plans to launch next month on December 12, and some people are hoping it kicks off another crypto bull run. Now seems like a good time for a quick discussion on: - what Bakkt is - why it might be exciting - when it will get regulatory approval Thread. 👇
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A couple reflections on what regulators and central bankers are thinking about, having attended the 'cryptoasset' days of the DC Fintech week at the IMF
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14/ Going even deeper into the existing infrastructure, @APompliano wrote up how a consortium of 15 banks is working with the DTCC (who process 95% of all credit derivates globally) to experiment with a blockchain system of trading credit derivates. https://t.co/HQUD93ZXid
⧉infominer 23-Dec-18 01:54 AM
In her opening remarks at the #BlockFS conference, @cmoyall, executive director for blockchain at J.P. Morgan, says: “We just put into production our blockchain system for inter-bank transactions, and over a 100 banks have signed up.
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⧉infominer 11-Mar-19 09:58 PM
A survey commissioned by the bank of central banks, the Bank of International Settlements, has disclosed that even though Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) are being researched by a big number of reserve banks, the
Raphael Auer, Principal Economist of Monetary and Economic Department at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), wrote a paper titled “Beyond the doomsday economics of “proof-of-work” in cryptocurrencies.” BIS, an international financial institution owned by cen...