Spanish bank BBVA has completed the first-ever on-chain syndicated loan for $150 million. According to a Financial Times report Wednesday, Nov. 7, the country's second-largest bank arranged the loan for national electrical grid operator, Red Electrica. Syndicated...
Samsung Seeks Trademark In UK For Cryptocurrency Wallet
South Korea-based tech company Samsung is allegedly seeking a trademark in the UK for a crypto wallet, as per the company’s filing dated December 27 with the UK Intellectual Property Office.
JD.com, China's biggest retailer, announced (Oct. 30)  their new partnership with two tech institutes in an effort to open a blockchain research lab. The collaborators are Ying Wu College of Computing at the New Jersey Institute...
Walmart Files Patent For Management Of Appliances Using Blockchain Technology
The retail market space leasing player Walmart have been coming up with its new ideas and innovative services so far explaining their varied bandwidth of customers. Recently, Walmart applied for another patent which is the...
Introducing Vakt Global's new blockchain platform designed to bring new efficiencies to the global oil market. Vakt Global is a consortium venture comprised of industry heavy-hitters like Royal Dutch Shell and BP looking to innovate...
Commonwealth Bank Of Australia (CBA) Claims Success in Global Trade Blockchain Test
The blockchain technology as of now has increased efficiency, induced higher forms of security, raised standards in terms of data encryption and used in a variety of sectors to offer better services. The usage of...
Studies show that digitally mining Bitcoin requires more energy than physically mining actual gold. More energy per US dollar was expended mining cryptocurrencies than was generated mining metals from the earth over the last two...
Tech Giant Oracle Expands Its Enterprise Blockchain Platform
Tech giant Oracle on 12th Feb Tuesday made an announcement revealing its adoption of Enterprise Blockchain platform worldwide. According to the company, many business organizations around the world are already reaping benefits of...
Coinsquare Acquires Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchange StellarX
Coinsquare, the crypto startup based in Canada has acquired StellarX, an open source decentralized exchange (DEX) Coinsquare announced regarding the acquisition on Thursday by updating that it acquired stellar wallet...
This Sunday, Smart Dubai Office (SDO) and The Dubai Department of Finance (DoF) have joined forces to launch a new blockchain-based payment platform. According to Dubai news outlet Zawya: The project was created in collaboration with...