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Furthering the Efficiency and Security of Trade Flows with the Blockchain

Category: Blockchain, Business, News

Furthering the Efficiency and Security of Trade Flows with the Blockchain

Since the entry of shipping containers in the 1950’s to transports goods passing different borders, international trade has not adopted any technological advances aiding the process shipments go through. Typically, there has been little change in the way goods are transferred from one location to the other. For example, the modes of transport used in this process such as sea…

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Port of Rotterdam Launches Blockchain Lab

Category: Blockchain, News

Port of Rotterdam Launches Blockchain Lab

The Municipality of Rotterdam and the Port of Rotterdam Authority in the Netherlands have launched BlockLab, announced on September 21. The blockchain research lab that will focus on demonstrating the potential of blockchain technology in industries outside of finance. BlockLab and its operations will be financed by the Dutch government and the regional development corporation InnovationQuarter. In the upcoming months,…

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Cryptocurrency Closure in China Marks Digitization of the Economy

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, News

Cryptocurrency Closure in China Marks Digitization of the Economy

In a recent interview, associate professor at the Finance Academy of Social Sciences Institute of China, Zhou Ziheng, discussed China’s tough regulatory attitude, the digitization of the economy, and the two great forces of any economy; the public and the private. Cryptocurrency in Limbo Ziheng spoke with associates of Chinese press 8btc.com in regards to the recent market closure on…

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Bext360 Unveils Blockchain Platform For The Coffee Supply Chain

Category: Blockchain, News, Tech

Bext360 Unveils Blockchain Platform For The Coffee Supply Chain

Colorado-based technology company Bext360 announced the creation of its first supply chain solution. The platform is called bextmachine and has been developed specifically for the global coffee supply chain. The announcement was made at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) during a TechCrunch event focusing on robotics on July 17. The one-day event aimed to help innovators introduce their solutions…

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Blockchain Technology Can Reshape Global Supply Chains

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, News, Tech

Blockchain Technology Can Reshape Global Supply Chains

Blockchain technology has been drawing the attention of logistics companies for some while now. With the complex and incredibly cumbersome procedures involved in arranging transportation from one point to another, the blockchain seems like a long-awaited deliverance to them. The problems faced by the logistics industry are very tangible; huge amounts of paperwork, insurance and legal issues, customs clearance, cargo…

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Indian Bank Kotak Mahindra Launches Blockchain-Based Trade Finance Solution

Category: Blockchain, Business, Finance, News

Indian Bank Kotak Mahindra Launches Blockchain-Based Trade Finance Solution

India’s third largest private bank Kotak Mahindra announced on May 17 that it had enabled trade financing for one of its clients by applying blockchain technology to reduce the time it takes for the letter of credit (LC) to be completed from 20 to 30 days down to a few hours. The Mumbai-headquartered lender has collaborated with global consultancy firm…

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Blockchain Startup Everledger Aims to Stop Spread of Conflict Diamonds

Category: Business, News, Tech

Blockchain Startup Everledger Aims to Stop Spread of Conflict Diamonds

The value and utility of the blockchain, the underlying technology of bitcoin, is coming more and more into focus as blockchain solutions are being developed in a wide range of industries to reduce inefficiencies and to improve the secure storage and transfer of data. As the blockchain is also immutable by design, this technology provides an excellent way of proving…

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DTCC to Rebuild Credit Default Swaps Clearing Platform on the Blockchain

Category: Finance, News, Tech

DTCC to Rebuild Credit Default Swaps Clearing Platform on the Blockchain

Despite the initial skepticism about Bitcoin on Wall Street, it is now commonly accepted that its underlying distributed ledger technology will play a significant role in the future of financial services. The blockchain’s importance has again been reiterated on January 9 when the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) announced that it would rebuild its credit default swaps clearing platform…

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Sydney Stock Exchange Successfully Prototypes Blockchain Equity Securities Platform

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Sydney Stock Exchange Successfully Prototypes Blockchain Equity Securities Platform

Stock exchanges can benefit from embracing blockchain technology in the coming years. Added transparency and quicker completion of services will benefit all parties involved in a transaction. Sydney Stock Exchange, together with Bit Trade labs, has been working on a blockchain-based settlement solution. The prototype has been tested successfully, which allows real-time allocation and issuance of equity securities.   APXS…

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Digital Asset Holdings Brings Blockchain To Swiss Finance

Category: Finance, News

Digital Asset Holdings Brings Blockchain To Swiss Finance

A newly announced collaboration between Digital Asset Holdings and SIX Securities Services will focus on distributed ledger technology in the Swiss financial sector. A proof of concept will be developed, and the initial prototype focuses on securities lifecycle processing.   SIX Securities Services and Digital Asset Holdings Team Up The Swiss financial market is one of the most well-respected in…

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