Report Says Blockchain Technology Will be Standardized by 2021

Blockchain innovation will most probably be standardized by 2021, as per American business and financial services firm Moody's.

Investor Mark Mobius Says Blockchain, Crypto Not Proven Safe Mavens

Mark Mobius, is still bearish on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology with a few caveats.

Franklin Templeton Wants to Put Government Market Fund on Stellar

Franklin Templeton has selected the Stellar network to record the proprietorship of the fund’s shares.

Blockchain Developer Hydrogen Introduces Platform on Oracle’s Cloud Marketplace

Hydrogen, a fintech blockchain developer, has revealed that its platform is now accessible on software tycoon Oracle’s Cloud Marketplace.

Mastercard Joins R3’s Marco Polo Consortium

Mastercard has joined blockchain-powered Marco Polo, a consortium working to streamline worldwide trade. 

Thai Customs Agency to Use IBM-Maersk Logistics Blockchain

Thailand is utilizing IBM and Maersk's blockchain initiative to streamline its shipment tracking procedures.

Seoul-Based Artbloc to Fractionally Sell High-End Art Using Blockchain

A Korean start-up will be fractionally offering two works by David Hockney in September.

Blockchain Firm Constellation Partners with US Air Force to Automate Data Management

Constellation revealed a collaboration with the U.S. Air Force to assist in automating the armed force branch’s huge information management.

Santiago Stock Exchange to Form Blockchain Association

A new Hyperledger blockchain effort is seeking to stabilize the Chilean stock market and draw in overseas investors.

Swiss Regulator Grants Broker-Dealer Licenses to Two New Blockchain Companies

FINMA has granted the first “banking and securities licenses” to two blockchain firms, SEBA Crypto AG and Sygnum AG.

NEC Argentina to Create Blockchain-Based Digital Identity Solution

NEC Argentina S.A. has joined forces with IDB Lab and the Civil Association DECODES of NGO Bitcoin Argentina to create a blockchain-based digital identity solution.

Australian Securities Exchange Partners with Digital Asset, VMWare to Build Blockchain Platform

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is partnering with fintech company Digital Asset and VMWare to move its present exchange platform onto distributed ledger technology.

Andrew Yang Seeks to Implement Blockchain-Based Mobile Voting

Democratic candidate Andrew Yang states he will execute blockchain-based mobile voting if he wins the 2020 United States presidential race.

Travelport Partners with IBM to Use Blockchain for Hotel Commissions

Travelport revealed it is utilizing IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric to ensure commissions paid to travel agencies.

Japan’s Biggest Gift Card Exchange Plans to Use Blockchain for Global Expansion

Japan’s biggest gift card exchange plans to utilize blockchain to expand internationally.