Tag: distributed ledger technology


World Bank raises $110 million with blockchain managed bond

August 24, 2018

Via: Finextra

CBA was mandated by the World Bank as arranger for the bond on August 10 and following a two-week consultation period with the market, the two-year bond has raised A$110 million. Investors in the bond include CBA, First State Super, […]


JP Morgan Chase to patent blockchain-based interbank payments tech

May 4, 2018

Via: Banking Technology

JP Morgan Chase has filed an application to the US Patent and Trademark Office to patent an interbank payments system based on the distributed ledger technology (DLT). The proposed system will record transactions using a peer-to-peer (P2P) network – creating […]


JPMorgan Chase Taps New Blockchain Head as it Considers Quorum’s Future

April 3, 2018

Via: Bank Innovation

JPMorgan Chase will be continuing its exploration of blockchain technology with new head Christine Moy, the bank said. Moy is a senior product manager in the bank’s Blockchain Center of Excellence, and will assume the leadership role after Amber Baldet […]

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The Present Use and Promise of Blockchain in Insurance

May 16, 2017

Via: Insurance Journal

Twenty years ago, people who thought that the Internet would completely transform business processes would have been right, but they could also have lost a lot of money investing in “dot com” enterprises that failed. Organizations today find themselves in […]