Blockchain Archive

Blockchain: The Next Generation of the Internet

Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology, signals the beginning of a new era of the internet that will be defined by value rather than information, according to a World Economic Forum white paper However, its potential for transforming industries and society will require new kinds of cooperation between stakeholders Blockchain authorities Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott

Infosys joins the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance for Blockchain

Infosys recently joined the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance that connects Fortune 500 enterprises, start-ups, academics and technology vendors with Ethereum subject matter experts. With rapidly growing interest from across industries, including insurance, pharma, retail, energy, utilities and services sectors to adopt blockchain in an enterprise, this is an important step in Infosys’ journey of working with

Investors flag lack of regulatory readiness as key blockchain obstacle

  70% of property investors believe that the regulators are unprepared for blockchain’s introduction Integrating blockchain with existing regulatory and legal frameworks seen as the biggest challenge preventing blockchain’s widespread adoption BrickVest is currently prototyping blockchain as a fully compliant repository system and has filed a provisional patent currently being prepared for filing Seven in

ICICI Bank executes India’s first banking transactions on blockchain in partnership with Emirates NBD

Undertakes pilot transactions in international trade finance and remittance on blockchain Mumbai: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank by consolidated assets, announced that it has successfully executed transactions in international trade finance and remittance using blockchain technology in partnership with Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the Middle East. ICICI Bank is the

Blockchain a Game Changer for the Future of Financial Transactions

Blockchain, an online data ledger, is set to make a big impact in financial services, and has applications in a range of other industries from e-commerce to insurance and voting Blockchain technology is already being used in innovative ways, such as to curb fraud and corruption in the flow of blood diamonds in the supply

Bitcoin and Blockchain Leading the Revolution in the Global Monetary System

Technologies from big data to digital currency and mobile transactions are reshaping the financial industry While there is debate about their viability and the public’s awareness and understanding of them, bitcoin and blockchain technology could be the beginning of a revolution in the global monetary system The Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2016 is

Fintech Investment in Asia-Pacific set to at least quadruple in 2015, According to Report by Accenture

  Deal value in Asia-Pacific reached nearly $3.5 billion in just the first nine months of 2015 HONG KONG; Nov 4, 2015 – Investments in financial technology (fintech) across Asia-Pacific skyrocketed in 2015 — from about $880 million in all of 2014 to nearly $3.5 billion in just the first nine months of 2015, according