Monday, September 26, 2016

Blockchain: Moving Away From Paper And Double-Entry Legacy Systems

Blockchain steps out of the lab as big banks 'toy' with real-world applications

Blockchain, a technology that has emerged with the promise of reaching far beyond its origins as the backbone of virtual currency Bitcoin, is slowly moving out of the testing lab and into real-world applications. Financial institutions, including Alberta's ATB Financial and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, recently teamed up with blockchain pioneer Ripple in separate projects…