Tag Archives: Blockchain

Using blockchain to settle foreign exchange transactions

Wells Fargo is collaborating with HSBC to optimize settlement of foreign exchange transactions and reduce settlement risk. — Read on stories.wf.com/using-blockchain-to-settle-foreign-exchange-transactions

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Why the Bitcoin Crash Was a Big Win for Cryptocurrencies – Bloomberg

Under extreme stress, the decentralized finance system worked as designed. — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-05-20/why-the-bitcoin-crash-was-a-big-win-for-cryptocurrencies

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Bitcoin price drops below $40,000 reaching 14-week low

Bitcoin’s price has dropped below $40,000 for the first time since February 9. Meanwhile, ether has slumped below $3,000.— Read on http://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/105282/bitcoin-btc-40000-14-week-low

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Wealthy Clients of Wells Fargo Will Soon Be Able to Buy Bitcoin – Decrypt

Wells Fargo has hinted that they are at the final stages of launching “a professionally managed solution” for crypto investing.— Read on decrypt.co/71370/wealthy-clients-wells-fargo-will-soon-be-able-buy-bitcoin

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Wells Fargo to Pilot Dollar-Linked Stablecoin for Internal Settlement

Sharing the news of Digital Cash Pilot in Wells Fargo which I was involved in… https://www.coindesk.com/wells-fargo-to-pilot-dollar-linked-crypto-for-internal-settlement U.S.-based financial giant Wells Fargo is developing a U.S. dollar-linked stablecoin that will run on the firm’s first blockchain platform. Dubbed Wells Fargo Digital … Continue reading

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We.trade blockchain platform goes into live production

The we.trade blockchain for trade finance platform established by a coalition of nine banks is gaining momentum, conducting seven live trade transactions by ten companies via four partner banks. Powered by Hyperledger Fabric, we.trade makes use of smart contracts to … Continue reading

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Nasdaq and Citi Announce Pioneering Blockchain and Global Banking Integration

Sharing information on the Blockchain project where I was the Technology Lead from Citi side. It was a ground breaking project and first production implementation of Blockchain technology by a major global bank and exchange. For Immediate Release Citigroup Inc. … Continue reading

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Brexit Blues: Why Dublin is Turning Into a Haven for Blockchain


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How To Be A Leader In The Digital Age

The coming years will be a time of “Digital Leaders”. Around the world, leaders in different fields have already started to embrace the digital revolution and recognize the power of game-changing technology. “Every country needs a Minister of the Future,” said Saleforce’s founder and CEO Marc Benioff, at the World Economic Forum in Davos this year. And he was right. Continue reading

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Introduction to Cryptography

Secure communications in presence of third parties i.e. adversaries is an old age problem and cryptography is the practice and study of techniques to solve this problem. The history of cryptography can be split into two eras: the classical era … Continue reading

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