Why the R3-SWIFT Partnership is Cranking the Gears of the Ripple (XRP) Rumor Mill

SWIFT, the 11,000-member global payments network, has announced a partnership with enterprise…

Corda Blockchain Platform Executes Successful Live Commercial Paper Transaction in Europe

Enterprise blockchain software provider R3 has issued a statement announcing that Corda,…

Ripple: R3 Corda’s New Settlement Layer Now Supports XRP

R3, the distributed ledger development company which introduced its first enterprise/open source…

Accenture Launches Commercial R3 Blockchain Solution in Thailand

Global consulting giant Accenture and Digital Ventures, a fintech subsidiary of Thai…

14 Italian Banks Complete Interbank Transactions on R3 Blockchain Corda

A consortium of Italian banks has successfully completed the initial trial of…

Ripple, R3 Reach Settlement in Multibillion Dollar Cryptocurrency Lawsuit

Blockchain companies Ripple and R3 have reached an undisclosed settlement on “all…

Bank of England to Open New Payment System to Blockchain Users

The Bank of England is executing a complete overhaul of its interbank…

Enterprise Blockchain Consortium R3 Mulls IPO, Outright Sale: Report

Enterprise blockchain startup R3 is the latest industry firm to hold high-level…

R3’s Not Bankrupt, But Documents Show It’s Not Flush with Cash, Either

Enterprise blockchain startup R3 is not bankrupt, but the high-profile banking consortium…

R3 Not Going Bankrupt, in a Very Strong Financial Position: CEO David Rutter

The chief executive of R3 is striking back at a recent report…

Enterprise Blockchain Startup R3 May Run Out of Money by Next Year: Report

Enterprise blockchain startup R3 is burning through cash at a breakneck pace…

Shipping Giant Maersk Deploys First Blockchain-based Marine Insurance

AP Moller – Maersk, the world’s largest shipping company, has deployed the…

Potential Conflict of Interest? UK Parliament Blockchain [and Ripple] Critic Worked For R3

Last week, UK Parliament held an evidence session aimed to inform regulators…

‘Pixie Dust’: Anti-Crypto ‘Expert’ Tells British Govt. Blockchain Is Just a Fad

On Tuesday, a director of a leading think tank stood before the…

Think ‘Heretical’ Thoughts: Mike Hearn tells Bitcoin Cash

Early Bitcoin developer Mike Hearn isn’t coming back to the open-source community,…

R3’s Lawsuit Against Ripple is Now Worth $19 Billion

The value of a legal dispute involving US-based fintech startups R3 and…

R3, 22 Member Banks Develop Instant Cross-Border Payments Platform

Global enterprise consortium R3 and 22 member banks have developed a cross-border…

Credit Suisse Banker: ‘The Sky’s the Limit’ for Blockchain Technology

As major banks reject the notion of bitcoin, many are turning their…

Bahrain Bank First in MENA Region to Join R3 Blockchain Consortium

Bank ABC, an international banking group headquartered in Bahrain is the latest…

Blockchain Consortium R3 Close to Launching First Pilot Product

Global banking blockchain consortium R3 is close to launching its first pilot…

Japanese Banking Giants Complete R3 Blockchain Trial for Derivatives

A number of major Japanese financial institutions have announced the successful completion…

Centralized System More Efficient and Beneficial than Blockchain: Bank of Canada

The Bank of Canada isn’t keen on a blockchain-based interbank payments system.…

JP Morgan Quits R3’s Blockchain Consortium, R3 Isn’t Pleased

One of R3’s earliest members has left the banking-centric blockchain consortium that…

R3’s Refusal of Russia’s Sberbank is Against the Principles of Blockchain

After long and careful consideration, R3CEV, better known as the R3 consortium,…

R3 Tries to Woo Sri Lanka’s Central Bank to Join Blockchain Consortium

New York-based blockchain startup R3, known for spearheading an international banking-based blockchain…

R3 Consortium Study Compares Blockchain Privacy Tools

The R3 consortium released a summary last November of the various schemes that…

R3: ‘Corda Is Not A Blockchain And We Didn’t Say It Was’ As Critics Take Aim

In a recent blog, “When is a blockchain not a blockchain” R3…

R3 Demonstrates Blockchain Technology in Bermuda

R3 brought its blockchain research to Bermuda to demonstrate how distributed ledger…

Another R3 Exit: Spanish Bank Santander Quits Blockchain Consortium

Banco Santander, one of the early participants of the R3 blockchain consortium…

Singapore’s Central Bank is Developing a Blockchain Inter-Banking Payments Platform with R3

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country’s central bank, has announced…

R3 Partners Singapore’s Central Bank to Open Blockchain Lab

  Prominent enterprise blockchain startup R3 has collaborated with the Monetary Authority…

China’s Interbank Trading Platform Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

The operator for China’s official interbank market trading platform has joined New…

12 R3 Member Banks Trial Cross-Border Payments with Ripple’s XRP over its Blockchain

Twelve member banks of the R3-led banking blockchain consortium and the New…

R3 Blockchain Consortium Sees First Russian Member in Payments Firm QIWI

Russian payments services firm QIWI is the latest member to join the global financial and banking blockchain consortium led by New York-based R3.