(7.6.17) CoinDesk: 22 Banks Join Swift’s Cross-Border Blockchain Trial

By July 6, 2017 News

Swift’s months-long cross border blockchain trial is expanding with the entrance of more than twenty additional financial firms.

The global financial messaging provider said in a press release today it has increased the number of companies that can act as validators for the proof-of-concept.

The list of banks includes a variety of institutions that have previously pursued blockchain initiatives, either on a collective basis or within individual projects. These include ABN Amro, Absa Bank, Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Standard Chartered and Westpac, to name a few.

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