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American Express introduces instant payments via blockchain

American Express introduces instant payments via blockchain

Written by on November 17, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

LONDON (Reuters) – American Express has introduced instant blockchain-based payments using Ripple, a fintech start-up, for U.S. corporate customers sending funds to UK-based businesses that bank with Santander UK, the companies said on Thursday. American Express said its FX International Payments (FXIP) business had partnered with Ripple to provide real-time, trackable non-card payments from the […]

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News highlights – 9 May

News highlights – 9 May

Written by on May 10, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 9 May Blockchain tech gets the attention of the Fed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari said on Tuesday that blockchain technology has more potential for being adopted in the future than bitcoin itself. Read more… ‘Throttling’ claims against AT&T to be reheard WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. government […]

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News highlights – 10 January

News highlights – 10 January

Written by on January 11, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 10 January WeChat launches service to by-pass app store BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s largest mobile social media network WeChat is offering its 768 million users a function which allows them to by-pass app stores such as Apple’s. Read more… Anti-establishment feeling could boost blockchain (and bitcoin) in 2017 LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – […]

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