Banco Santander запустит приложение на базе технологии Ripple

Крупнейшая финансово-кредитная группа в Испании Banco Santander анонсировала запуск мобильного платежного приложения на базе разработанной компанией Ripple технологии xCurrent. Об этом пишет Finextra. Как отмечает издание, тестирование нового приложения проводилось сотрудниками финансового учреждения на протяжении 18 месяцев.
Bank Consortium to Launch Joint Venture for Blockchain Trade Platform

Bank Consortium to Launch Joint Venture for Blockchain Trade Platform

A consortium of banks is planning to launch a joint business venture for its in-development blockchain commerce platform. Aiming to ease European domestic and cross-border trade, the Digital Trade Chain group is building a distributed ledger framework that connects a buyer, sellers, banks and intermediaries to simplify transaction management and tracking. To that end, the consortium will create a new business entity in the Republic of Ireland, jointly owned by the eight founding banks, that will manage and distribute the offering, now rebranded as "we.