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CGI Launches Blockchain Lab for Trade Finance
CGI has launched a blockchain trade finance and supply chain laboratory to explore applications of blockchain technology.
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World's Largest Mining Company to Use Blockchain for Supply Chain
The world's largest mining firm as ranked by PwC intends to begin using the ethereum blockchain to improve its supply chain processes.
oil rig, mining

Diamond, Rough Diamond
Kimberley Process Inches Closer to 'Blood Diamond' Blockchain
A global tracking scheme for conflict diamonds is continuing its internal blockchain trials, according to a new report.
Diamond, Rough Diamond

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15 R3 Members Trial Distributed Ledger Tech for Trade Finance
Fifteen R3 members announced today they have completed a distributed ledger trial focused on applications in trade finance.
trade, expo

shipping, boat
Bank of America, HSBC Unveil Blockchain Supply Chain Project
Bank of America and HSBC have teamed up with the Singapore government’s IT and telecom agency on a blockchain supply chain trial.
shipping, boat

SAP
Why SAP is Quietly Playing Test-and-See With Blockchain
While SAP has been exploring blockchain for over a year, it's only recently decided to become more vocal about its work.
SAP

treasure, gold
Four Genuine Blockchain Use Cases
Financial institutions may have more limited ways to harness the technology than previously thought, one researcher argues.
treasure, gold

Supply
Supply Chain Startup Fluent Raises $1.65 Million in Seed Funding
Fluent, a startup focused on supply chain applications of the blockchain, has raised a new seed funding round.
Supply

thomson reuters
Thomson Reuters Exec Believes There Will Be 'Thousands' of Blockchain Uses
Scott Manuel, vice president and head of product management for Thomson Reuters, discusses his firm's developing blockchain strategy.
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