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SARB assesses cryptocurrencies and blockchain

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) regards itself as having a responsibility to promote a sound and effectively regulated financial system. The SARB, therefore, has decided to try to take a balanced approach to technological innovations. This involves considering the potential benefits and risks of each innovation. Against this background the SARB recently established its…

Selected heavy-duty enterprise blockchain initiatives to monitor

There are dozens if not hundreds of Blockchain initiatives which can be classed as serious (though it is far too soon to assess if any will succeed). There are, however, a much smaller number of heavy-duty investments occurring which merit continuing review by enterprises. These include: Hyperledger and IBM Blockchain (IBM). Hyperledger is hosted by…