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Banco Santander Plans to Explore Blockchain’s Potential in Securities Trade

Spain-based Banco Santander has announced the creation of a blockchain research team to look into the technology’s potential to change securities trading, according to a July 11 press release. The “Digital Investment Banking” team, headed by current leader of Santander’s blockchain lab John Whelan, will “explor[e] the use of tokenized securities in debt capital markets, derivatives and other products.” The ...

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Banco Santander Successfully Completes ‘First Practical’ Blockchain Investor Voting Pilot

One of the largest banks in Europe, Spain-headquartered Santander has become the first company to use blockchain technology for investor voting, it announced May 17. The second blockchain-related first for Santander in just over a month, the bank partnered with US electronic data processing services company Broadridge Financial Solutions to facilitate an investor ballot at its annual general meeting March ...

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Ripple Price Swells 20 Percent as Santander Releases Payment App

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Ripple price rallied by 20 percent on Friday following the announcement that Santander had tapped Ripple technology for its new blockchain-based payment app. Ripple Price Posts 20 Percent Rally The cryptocurrency markets made a unified advance for the second consecutive day on Friday, with most ...

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Ripple Partners with Santander on New Foreign Exchange App

European financial giant The Santander Group is reported to be launching a cross-border foreign exchange application on Friday based on blockchain technology developed by Ripple. Ripple Partners with Santander on New Foreign Exchange App The Financial Times reported on Thursday that the Spanish based banking group in partnership with Ripple have created an app they are calling One Pay FX which ...

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Santander Launches First Blockchain Intl. Money Transfer App via Ripple

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Spanish banking giant Banco Santander has announced the launch of its international payments app for retail customers in four countries using xCurrent, Ripple’s blockchain technology. Santander is laying claim as the “first bank to roll out a blockchain-based international payments service to retail customers in multiple ...

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Santander, Ripple Launch First Blockchain Int’l Payment Service For Retail Customers

Spanish-based international bank Santander confirmed the launch of its Ripple-powered Blockchain payment network Thursday, April 12, becoming the first bank to do so. One Pay FX, which uses Ripple’s Blockchain technology to cut the cost and waiting time associated with international funds transfers, will initially be open to Santander account holders in Spain, Brazil, Poland and the UK, according to ...

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Santander to Launch Ripple Retail Payments App in 4 Countries

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Spanish banking giant Banco Santander is set to roll-out a personal payments app for retail customers powered by Ripple’s blockchain technology in Q1 2018. In what could become the earliest major retail use cases of blockchain technology in the banking system, Santander is set to launch a personal ...

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Banco Santander to Debut International Payment System on Ripple

Banco Santander has set a Q1 2018 launch date for the introduction of same-day, mobile, international payments for customers, which will operate using blockchain technology on Ripple’s distributed ledger. For banks, the benefit of using Ripple is that it can enable the transfer of data and value in a more accurate and much faster way — as little as four ...

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