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Firm Owned by India’s Richest Man Turns to Blockchain for Trade Finance

Firm Owned by India’s Richest Man Turns to Blockchain for Trade Finance Oil and gas conglomerate Reliance Industries – owned by India’s richest person, Mukesh Ambani – has used blockchain to conduct its first trade finance transaction. According to a news release from HSBC India shared with CoinDesk on Sunday, …

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Accenture Tech Now Connects Corda, Fabric, DA and Quorum Blockchains

Accenture Tech Now Connects Corda, Fabric, DA and Quorum Blockchains Enterprise blockchain customers might not need to worry any longer about having picked the wrong platform to build on, thanks to a new interoperability solution being unveiled by Accenture. Revealed at the annual Sibos conference on Monday, the consulting giant …

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Two of Blockchain’s Biggest Consortiums Just Joined Forces

Two of Blockchain’s Biggest Consortiums Just Joined Forces Seismic shifts are happening in the world of enterprise blockchain. Announced Monday, the Hyperledger Project and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) have agreed to collaborate on bringing common standards to the blockchain space and cross-pollinate a wider open-source community. This joining of …

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RBS Blockchain Team Jumps Ship to Build New Startups Using R3’s Corda

RBS Blockchain Team Jumps Ship to Build New Startups Using R3’s Corda A blockchain team from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has left to start a blockchain “venture studio” called Chorum. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Richard Crook, who headed up the RBS innovation team, takes with him engineers Mark Simpson, …

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R3’s Hearn and Brown Say Enterprise Blockchain’s Day of Reckoning Is Here

R3’s Hearn and Brown Say Enterprise Blockchain’s Day of Reckoning Is Here This space ain’t big enough for all of us. That about sums up the way R3’s technical chiefs, CTO Richard Gendal Brown and lead platform engineer Mike Hearn, view the rivalry among enterprise blockchain solutions. While it may …

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R3’s CordaCon Event Sees Big News, Packed Talks and Blockchain Converts

R3’s CordaCon Event Sees Big News, Packed Talks and Blockchain Converts London’s CordaCon 2018, an annual gathering hosted by R3 to celebrate everything happening on the Corda platform and its developer community, appeared to be in rude health this year with standing room only in many of the presentations. The …

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R3 Rejected in Attempted Takeover of Settlement Coin Blockchain Project

R3 Rejected in Attempted Takeover of Settlement Coin Blockchain Project Enterprise blockchain is a tough old game. R3, one of the most prominent startups in the sector, tried unsuccessfully this summer to muscle in on another blockchain consortium, the Utility Settlement Coin (USC) project, which is managed by U.K. technology …

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Banks Take Sides as Blockchain Trade Finance Race Heats Up

Banks Take Sides as Blockchain Trade Finance Race Heats Up Trade finance is possibly the busiest space in enterprise blockchain today. And while the people behind the different platforms may say they’re not in competition, that’s not how it looks from the outside. Announced Tuesday, NatWest, a part of the …

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R3 Launches Corda Enterprise With First-Ever ‘Blockchain Firewall’

R3 Launches Corda Enterprise With First-Ever ‘Blockchain Firewall’ More than a year in the making, Corda Enterprise has arrived. Announced Tuesday, blockchain startup R3 has released a paid version of its signature open-source Corda blockchain technology, one that offers added features aimed at regulated institutions including 24/7 support, disaster recovery …

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All Big Insurers Are Uniting Behind R3’s Blockchain Tech

All Big Insurers Are Uniting Behind R3’s Blockchain Tech R3 has scored another win in the insurance sector, giving the startup a wide lead over other distributed ledger technology (DLT) providers in the sector. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, the RiskBlock Alliance, whose members include such insurance heavyweights as Chubb, Marsh and …

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