SWIFT News

SWIFT Wants R3 Corda Platform For Faster Settlements
SWIFT Wants R3 Corda Platform For Faster Settlements
30 January 2019, 17:04
Global financial messaging service, SWIFT will carry out a proof-of-concept on how the R3 Corda blockchain could help improve its payment settlement process.
Iran To Release National Cryptocurrency This Week
Iran To Release National Cryptocurrency This Week
28 January 2019, 11:57
Iran will launch its long-awaited cryptocurrency at the two-day Electronic Banking and Payment Systems Conference which begins tomorrow, 29th January.
Indian Banks To Benefit From New DLT Pilot By SWIFT India and Fintech Firm Moneta Go
Indian Banks To Benefit From New DLT Pilot By SWIFT India and Fintech Firm Moneta Go
22 November 2018, 14:30
The Indian banking ecosystem is expected to improve after SWIFT India partnered with fintech firm, MonetaGo to pilot a new Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) network
November 12-18 weekly recap
November 12-18 weekly recap
19 November 2018, 10:00

To wrap up this week’s round of news reports, here is a quick review of the biggest headlines around cryptocurrencies, security tokens, and blockchain technology.

Iran Partners With Russian Blockchain Counterparts To Build Crypto Economy
Iran Partners With Russian Blockchain Counterparts To Build Crypto Economy
16 November 2018, 14:55

Iran will rely on a new partnership signed with Russian blockchain experts in other to build a strong blockchain and crypto industry.

Iran plans to launch crypto-rial after SWIFT disconnection
Iran plans to launch crypto-rial after SWIFT disconnection
14 November 2018, 01:14

The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has increased their efforts to release a state-backed digital currency in the wake of a ban from Global financial messaging service, SWIFT.