Goldman Sachs, Citi, JP Morgan, Wells Fargo and Franklin Templeton Investments are also investors in blockchain technology vendor Axoni.
Asset manager takes minority stake in first start-up to join Cobalt in-residence programme.
Research from AFME and PwC found that blockchain has little or no current technology investment focus for the majority of banks.
BNY Mellon has appointed a head of digital to drive the bank’s strategic digital direction and focus on new technologies.
Addition of RegTech firm ClauseMatch as IA member aimed at increasing buy-side engagement with FinTechs.
Axoni closes Series B funding round with participation from JP Morgan, Wells Fargo, Franklin Templeton Investments and NEX Group.
The UK’s FCA and ten other financial regulators have laid out plans for a new global financial innovation network.
Major institutions back cloud-based voice communications FinTech firm Cloud9 Technologies with latest investment round.
FX post-trade blockchain network Cobalt has launched its service on the BT Radianz Cloud.
Nine financial institutions will participate in a proof of concept for platform powered using blockchain technology to share and use various services.