$980 Billion Dutch Banking Giant, ING, To Step Into Cryptocurrency Custody Game

Blockchain technology has become a highly coveted innovation that many banks and other financial institutions have expressed interest in using, both for cryptocurrency and other purposes. However, many of these projects seem to get stuck where they are, could ING’s new initiative take a different path for institutional investors? Many blockchain technology initiatives by financial…

Waves blockchain used to track Russian energy consumption

The pilot program is already being used by 400 homes and may expand nationwide in the coming years.   A Russian power grid company is piloting a blockchain-based system that’ll automate electricity metering. Those behind the pilot, so far implemented in 400 homes in the Kaliningrad and Sverdlovsk regions, are planning on expanding the pilot to serve…