Blockchain Will Overhaul Securities Settlements

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan have released a joint report claiming that distributed ledger technology (DLT) can generate new securities settlement mechanisms, such as “cross-chain atomic swaps” among unconnected ledgers. The 52-page report is titled, “Securities settlement […]

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ECB Unveils Instant Payment System, Claims It’s ‘Better’ than Blockchain

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. And from a central bank no less. The world is just recognizing the countless applications of blockchain technology, not to mention the speed, security and simplicity at which transactions can be completed, and Yves Mersch of Luxembourg has suggested he’s got something […]

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The ECB Wants to Hear Your Cryptocurrency Questions

The European Central Bank (ECB) is soliciting questions from the general public on cryptocurrencies, among other topics, for its third Youth Dialogue. In an announcement Thursday, the ECB invited Twitter and Facebook users to ask the bank’s president, Mario Draghi, questions about a possible global economic crisis, Europe’s economy, as well as cryptocurrencies and blockchain. […]

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