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Santander Follows Goldman’s Lead, Drops Out of R3 Blockchain Group

Santander Follows Goldman’s Lead, Drops Out of R3 Blockchain Group

by November 23, 2016 at 10:27 am 2 comments

Banco Santander has also dropped out of the R3 CEV Blockchain Group. This news follows yesterday’s news that Goldman Sachs, one of the group’s original founders, chose not to renew its membership or invest further in the consortium. Goldman’s move was potentially motivated by a conflict regarding fundraising terms, accordingRead More

Banks Down Under Declare War on Apple

Banks Down Under Declare War on Apple

by August 11, 2016 at 10:34 am 1 comment

When Apple launched Apple Pay in 2014, it obtained advantageous terms for transactions, and banks seemed eager to be aligned with Apple’s brand. A bit of the shine is off Apple Pay today due to low usage numbers, and some banks are playing hardball– at least in Australia. The banks involved are CommonwealthRead More