Ethereum Hard Fork Postponed
Ethereum’s Constantinople upgrade has been delayed following vulnerability in the code. The much anticipated upgrade which was expected to take place today now looks likely to be put on hold until next week.
HSBC Uses Blockchain Technology
HSBC have stated that they have settled foreign exchange transactions worth $250 billion by using blockchain technology.
Richard Bibbey, of HSBC stated:
“The global, cross-border nature of HSBC and its clients sees us conducting thousands of foreign exchange transactions within the bank, across multiple balance sheets, in dozens of countries. HSBC FX everywhere uses DLT to drastically increase the efficiency of these internal flows.”
Bitcoin’s price has been hovering around the $3,600 mark for the past six days, following last week’s big sell off.
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