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FCA’s regulatory sandbox expands

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is expanding its regulatory sandbox. This enables businesses to test innovative products, services, business models and delivery mechanisms in a live environment which also protects...
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FinancialForce teams up with Vena

FinancialForce has announced a deeper partnership with Vena, the fast growing corporate performance management software company. The announcement came in a blog by Don Mal, CEO of Vena and a joint...
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AIG+Standard Chartered deliver blockchain insurance

  AIG, and Standard Chartered, with IBM, have delivered the first multinational blockchain insurance policy. This solution creates trust and transparency in the underwriting process. In turn, this enables AIG and Standard...
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Blockchain diamond trading – a girl’s best friend?

Singapore Diamond Investment Exchange (SDiX) has announced the completion of the first part of a proof-of-concept of a blockchain diamond trading authentication and secure record-keeping service. They partnered with Kynetix and Everledger for this...
CLS delivers Hyperledger-based FX settlements system

At last: blockchain performance addressed

Blockchain performance and scalability addressed. These are two key characteristics of any platform. In a distributed ledger environment, such as the Hyperledger projects, both characteristics directly relate to end user satisfaction...
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EU aims Blockchain4eu at non-fintech and SMEs

  The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship & SMEs (DG GROW) have launched a project under unlovely and gimmicky title of: “#Blockchain4EU: Blockchain for Industrial...
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HyperChain Capital invests in CoinDash

HyperChain Capital has entered into a collaboration agreement and made a strategic investment into CoinDash. CoinDash is a 'digital assets social media platform' for investors to create and maintain their Crypto...
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Indian banks go with BankChain on Azure Blockchain

  BankChain is an Indian bank platform for exploring, building and implementing blockchain solutions. BankChain has selected Microsoft Azure as its exclusive cloud partner. Twenty BankChain members - including State Bank of...
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Blockchain Research Institute snags governments

The Blockchain Research Institute (BRI) has extended its public sector support. The syndicated research program, of over 40 projects on the strategic implications of blockchain, has snagged the Government of Canada,...
Emercoin blockchain technology to protect Polybius Bank document chain

Emercoin to support cryptocurrency bank

Digital currency and blockchain platform provider Emercoin has announced it is to host the document flow for Polybius Bank. Based in Estonia, Polybius Bank is positioning itself as the world's first...

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Avast subsidiary harvested browsing data for sale

Antivirus vendor Avast has been accused of selling users personal data. The claim comes from an investigation carried out by news website VICE. The...
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UAE could save US$3B with blockchain implementation

The UAE (United Arab Emirates) could save over US$3B (AEDirham 11B) by implementing advanced blockchain technologies. This is the claim of a joint white...
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Jolocom and Bundesdruckerei e-government PoC

To demonstrate the potential for decentralising digital identity solutions in the context of IT infrastructure, researchers at Bundesdruckerei have tested a blockchain-based self-sovereign identity...
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Retailers look to hybrid cloud as they search for flexibility

Nutanix, an enterprise cloud provider, has announced the retail industry findings of its second Enterprise Cloud Index Report. The report measures retailers’ plans for...
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Going beyond CRM, talking technology, methodology and strategy

Enterprise sat down with Patrick Morrisey GM Revenue Optimization Business Unit and Nigel Cullington, VP Product Marketing at Upland Altify at Dreamforce. Cullington reveals...
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Changepoint rises with bright future

Changepoint announced new branding last year and it has now revealed what it has been working on for the last eighteen months. In a...
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Sage Foundation engages student on AI

Sage Foundation has launched its FutureMakers initiative in the US for the first time. It partnered with 3DE, a non-profit created by Junior Achievement...

EEA partners with Whiteblock to offer collaborative blockchain

The EEA (Enterprise Ethereum Alliance) is partnering with Whiteblock to provide a testing environment for the EEA global membership base (of which Whiteblock is...
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IBM report: ‘shoppers will pay premium prices for sustainable, traceable brands’

IBM has released a study on global consumer trends which 'reveals' that the importance of brand purpose surpasses cost and convenience for today's shoppers....
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The unsolved problem of poor utilisation

KeyedIn has highlighted recent research showing how poor utilisation rates are. The research, carried out by the Resource Management Institute (RMI), was co-sponsored by...
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Kadena launches its hybrid blockchain

Kadena has launched its public blockchain which includes full transactions and the ability to write smart contracts. The latest functionality of the network completes...
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WAV files risk to Windows 7 and beyond

WAV files have been blamed for infecting Windows 7 machines with cryptomining malware at a medical tech (MedTech) vendor. It infected over 50% of...
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Ternio slashes minimum balance requirement on BlockCard

Ternio, the creator of BlockCard, has reduced the minimum balance requirement for all its BlockCard holders - by 90% (from US$100 to US$10). Ternio...
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Food Trust for quality and origin of Terra Delyssa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

CHO, a Tunisian olive oil producer, will use IBM's Food Trust blockchain to create a provenance record that traces, via eight quality assurance checkpoints,...