Fidelity Joins IC3 for Secure FinTech and RegTech Blockchain Solutions

Fidelity Investments Inc has joined IC3, the Initiative for CryptoCurrencies & Contracts which includes universities and technology companies to conduct research aimed at developing blockchain applications. FinTech and RegTech solutions require secure compliance to meet industry standards in the market. Having a large asset manager like Fidelity helps drive the market solutions to be deployed. … Read more

Consumer Blockchain ID in Canada Increases Privacy, Security, and Trust

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Blockchain ID Network Available for Canadian Consumers. IBM and SecureKey Technologies announced a joint effort to create a new digital blockchain id and attribute sharing network based on IBM’s Blockchain solution under development on the open source Hyperledger Fabric v1.0, which part of the Linux Foundation. The consumer blockchain ID solution plans to make it … Read more

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