Partnership

Major Banks Partner With R3 Blockchain Alliance To Launch Pilot Trade Platform

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Major Banks Partner With R3 Blockchain Alliance To Launch Pilot Trade Platform
An initiative involving R3, a Blockchain consortium made up of over 100 financial institutions, trade finance platform TradeIX, and a group of leading global banks announced the pilot launch of their trade finance platform, according to a press release Wednesday, Feb. 21. The press release explains that the solution is based on R3’s distributed ledger Read More

Blockchain Alliance R3 Launches Training Consortium For Lawyers

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Blockchain Alliance R3 Launches Training Consortium For Lawyers
The R3 Blockchain consortium has announced their creation of a Legal Center of Excellence (LCoE) today, Feb. 20 — a team consisting of ten law firms that will educate lawyers globally about new Blockchain technologies, according to a press release published on FinExtra. R3, which is made up of over 100 financial institutions, launched the Read More

Why is a tax-cut loving accountant the first Republican senator to oppose his party’s tax plan?

7 months ago adcity Comments Off on Why is a tax-cut loving accountant the first Republican senator to oppose his party’s tax plan?
Senator Ron Johnson is a conservative Republican from Wisconsin, a trained accountant, and the founder of a family-owned manufacturing business. Unexpectedly, he is also the first Republican lawmaker to say he won’t vote for the senate’s tax bill as currently written. His complaint is that small businesses in the US don’t get enough of a Read More