Monday, October 22, 2018


Adhara said to raise $15m in funding from Consensys

Adhara, a liquidity management and international payments solution for financial institutions, has reportedly closed a $15m funding round. Read more:

Blockchain security provider BitGo closes $57.5m Series B

BitGo, a blockchain security company, has raised $57.5m in Series B funding. Read More:

ING purchases Zero-knowledge tech for blockchain privacy

ING Bank has released its Zero-knowledge set membership (ZKSM) solution, designed to deal with data and privacy using distributed ledger technology. Read more:

CGI, National Bank of Canada pilot blockchain guarantee

CGI has announced the collaboration with National Bank of Canada and Skuchain on a pilot programme upgrading the process for standby negotiation. Read more:

Visa integrates open source hyperledger

Visa is integrating open-source blockchain code from the Hyperledger Fabric ahead of the commercial launch of its own blockchain service for enterprise payments in Q1 2019. Read more:

China-based Cobo nets $13m in Series A

Cobo, a blockchain product developer, has netted $13m through its Series A financing round. Read more:

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank joins Marco Polo trade finance network

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank is looking to leverage blockchain to reduce costs, risks and improve efficiencies in financing trade. Read more:

NatWest launches blockchain based syndicated loan market

NatWest has announced the launch of a syndicated loan market built on blockchain. Read more:

Accenture launches commercial R3 blockchain solution in Thailand

Global consulting giant Accenture and Digital Ventures, a fintech subsidiary of Thai financial services conglomerate Slam Commercial Bank (SCB) Read more:

Identitii raises $11m through ASX listing | RegTech Analyst

Blockchain startup Identitii, which helps banks improve cross-border payment compliance, has raised $11m through its IPO. Read More: