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Distributed ledger technology (DLT) is a digital system for recording the transaction of assets in which the transactions and their details are recorded in multiple places at the same time. Unlike traditional databases, distributed ledgers have no central data store or administration functionality.

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FIs Look Inward For Faster Blockchain Deployment
FIs Look Inward For Faster Blockchain Deployment
September 26, 2019  |  B2B Payments

Though the manic blockchain hype of 2018 has died down somewhat, FinTechs, banks and corporates continue to collaborate and innovate as they develop distributed ledger...

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For IBM, Blockchain as ‘Team Sport’
For IBM, Blockchain as ‘Team Sport’
September 24, 2019  |  B2B Payments

In the blockchain realm, IBM has said that it may join a team effort with Facebook to develop DLT technology. Elsewhere, Cisco moves ahead on its...

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BIS Advocates Bank Oversight Of Blockchain
BIS Advocates Bank Oversight Of Blockchain
September 18, 2019  |  Regulation

In finance, now comes automated, embedded supervision. Maybe. To that end, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said in a paper titled “Embedded supervision: how...

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Wells Fargo’s Stablecoin Pilot Targets X-Border Corporate Transfers
Wells Fargo’s Stablecoin Pilot Targets X-Border Corporate Transfers
September 18, 2019  |  B2B Payments

U.S. financial institution Wells Fargo has announced plans to pilot an internal settlement solution that operates on distributed ledger technology (DLT). In a press release...

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Is Blockchain The Next Wave For Digital IDs In Europe?
Is Blockchain The Next Wave For Digital IDs In Europe?
September 10, 2019  |  Blockchain / Distributed Ledger

At the highest level blockchain proponents say that distributed ledger technology (DLT) has the ability to safely, and immutably, transfer data, payments and … well...

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In Switzerland, Regulators Eye Payments Over Blockchain
In Switzerland, Regulators Eye Payments Over Blockchain
August 27, 2019  |  Blockchain

Switzerland’s regulators are mandating that firms conducting business across blockchain conduct AL and KYC due diligence. In Australia, the Securities Exchange is transitioning to blockchain...

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Bitcoin Daily: FINMA Grants Licenses To Two New Blockchain Firms; ShortHop Crypto Exchange Launches In Seven New States
Bitcoin Daily: FINMA Grants Licenses To Two New Blockchain Firms; ShortHop Crypto Exchange Launches In...
August 26, 2019  |  Bitcoin

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has granted the first “banking and securities licenses” to two blockchain companies: SEBA Crypto AG and Sygnum AG....

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Bitcoin Daily: AU Police Charge Five In Crypto Cold-Calling Scam; EZ365 To Launch Blockchain Ecosystem For Crypto Trading And Betting
Bitcoin Daily: AU Police Charge Five In Crypto Cold-Calling Scam; EZ365 To Launch Blockchain Ecosystem...
August 08, 2019  |  Bitcoin

Authorities in Australia have charged five individuals in connection with a digital currency investment scheme, which reportedly bilked victims out of $2.7 million, TheNextWeb reported....

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How Visa’s Using Blockchain Tech To Simplify X-Border Payments
How Visa’s Using Blockchain Tech To Simplify X-Border Payments
July 30, 2019  |  Smarter Payments

Global payments revenues are at an all-time high, and experts predict that they could even climb to be a $2 trillion industry by 2020. Cross-border...

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