Archive for January 2017

FDA to Explore Blockchain for Secure Health Data Exchange

IBM and the FDA aim to leverage blockchain technology to improve public health. ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2017 (Block512) — IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM) has signed a research initiative with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) aimed at defining a secure, efficient and scalable exchange of health data using blockchain technology. IBM and the … Read more

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YES BANK Launches Blockchain Solution in India

Banking on Blockchain and AI in India Blockchain Implementation leveraging IBM Hybrid Cloud technology to fully digitize Vendor Financing for Bajaj Electricals IBM Watson enabled Cognitive Interface for YES BANK’s API Banking and Blockchain services Chain Code implemented in partnership with FinTech start-up Cateina Technologies Mumbai, January 03, 2017:  YES BANK, India’s 5th largest private … Read more

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How Will the Trump Administration Impact the Blockchain Market?

Juan Llanos is an experienced risk, blockchain and financial compliance subject matter expert and certified anti-money-laundering specialist. He writes about risk and virtual currencies on his blog ContrarianCompliance.com. Two big market failures over the summer, however, The DAO debacle and the Bitfinex hack, have yet to elicit a visible reaction from a regulator.  Many of … Read more

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