JP Morgan Blockchain Project Lead Leaves to Launch…

Reuters reported that Amber Baldet, who oversaw development of JPMorgan's blockchain platform, Quorum, is leaving the financial institution, according to an internal memo sent Monday by Umar Farooq the bank's head of blockchain initiatives. Baldet headed up JPMorgan's Blockchain…

In 2017 China Filed the Most Blockchain Patents

The Financial Times reports that most patent filings for Blockchain technology to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 2017 came from China. The data collected by Thomson Reuters from the international patent organization show that over half of the 406…

Investing in Blockchain Technology

To make the correct investments in blockchain technology, we need to have a framework to assess them. Having a framework also means having the necessary data points. This article is about finding and using the…

JPMorgan Using Blockchain For New Payments Network

JPMorgan Chase & Co launched a new payment processing network today that uses blockchain technology. This new payment system has been launched in partnership with Royal Bank of Canada and Australia and New Zealand Banking…

IBM Uses Cryptocurrency in Cross-Border Payments

IBM revealed today at Sibos 2017 that it is making its first public moves in the cryptocurrency space. The result of a partnership with blockchain startup Stellar, it successfully made real transactions using the company's custom cryptocurrency, lumens. At…