The Russian minister of communications and mass media said yesterday that the country will not consider the legalization digital currencies like bitcoin. According to state-owned news service TASS, Nikolai Nikiforov stated: "Bitcoin is a foreign...
Distributed ledger technology (DLT) firm R3 is moving to more deeply integrate its Corda platform with Microsoft's Azure cloud service. With the expanded partnership, announced yesterday, the two companies plan to offer "effortless...
The Australian government has announced that it will provide over AU$8 million (around US$6 million) in grants for a blockchain-powered smart utilities project. The funding will see a grant of AU$2.57 million go...
Having clocked an eleven-day high on Sunday, the price of ether, ethereum's native token, may have more gains ahead. As per CoinMarketCap, the cryptocurrency rose to $371.29 yesterday – its highest level since...
A group of major financial firms including JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs has trialed the exchange of equity swaps over a distributed ledger (DLT) system. Using the AxCore distributed ledger platform from startup...