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Santander implements Blockchain in international payments app

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Santander has claimed it is now the first UK bank to use Blockchain technologies transfer live international payments between £10 and £10,000 24 hours a day.

IBM becomes latest tech giant to join blockchain euphoria

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IBM has launched its updated blockchain offering for the financial, healthcare and government industries, on IBM’s cloud platform Bluemix as well as Docker.

IBM and Microsoft race to develop Blockchain-As-A-Service

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IBM has made 44,000 lines of code available to the Linux Foundation’s open source Hyperledger Project in a bid to speed the development of a Blockchain ledger for secure distributed online financial transactions.

Blockchain specialist Digital Asset gets $50 million to create a global digital ledger

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Distributed ledger maker Digital Asset has announced $50 million funding to further its expansion of blockchain technology for the financial sector.

Microsoft launches cloud based Blockchain tech for would be bitcoin traders

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Microsoft has launched a cloud-based ledger system for would-be bitcoin traders. The Azure service provider aims to ease traditional bankers and financial service companies into a new increasingly legitimised market as it gains currency in the world’s finance centres.