All year data processed. Spunta Banca Project, the project promoted by the Abi and coordinated by Abi Lab, has successfully completed the technical test related to the loading of 200 million data, simulating the behavior in production of the entire banking world that operates in Italy. A new step forward in the project [...]

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The update of the Agreement for the maintenance of reciprocal accounts between banks with regard to the interbank check was approved. In perspective this allows the development of the check process in a new mode, ie using the distributed register technology, the so-called Distributed ledger technology (DLT), starting from 1 in March of next year. [...]

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At the start of the Mise technical tables to deal with the issue of national distributed registers and blockchain. It is Agid, however, who will have to give the last seal. Five issues to be resolved: legal validity of documents, protection of data and digital identities. In the meantime a fund for the development of the "chain of blocks" has been established, with [...]

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After several stages of testing, it is in pre-production Spunta Banca Project, the project to apply a blockchain to the interbank check. To date 18 banks, which represent the 78% of the banking world in Italy in terms of number of employees, are actively involved in the experimentation, in the choices and in the implementation activities of the new technology [...]

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The workshop "Logistics, Aeronautics and beyond" was held at the "Casa dell'Aviatore", which saw the world of institutions, academics, industry and business speak of blockchain from the perspective of an organization of the Defense sector. , at the Aviatore house, the workshop "Logistics, Aeronautics and beyond", an event organized by the AM Logistic Command in collaboration [...]

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(by Francesco Rugolo) In recent months the rapid increase (and partial decline) of value of many crypto-currencies has sparked heated debates, often based on wrong and little known concepts. A term widely used when it comes to crypto currencies is "blockchain": it is the technology that underlies virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, [...]

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Bitcoin's popularity and the emergence of 1.500 around other digital coins or tokens have attracted more hackers into cybercryptocurrency, expanding opportunities for crime and fraud, according to computer security company Digital Shadows, in a Thursday report. Cyber ​​criminals follow the evolution of cryptocurrencies in an unregulated world in [...]

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Russia is seeking financial engineering solutions to circumvent the imposed sanctions that inevitably link the Moscow economy. Here, then, the "cryptor" is an electronic money to be used to carry out international trade, circumventing, in fact, the sanctions. The Financial Times reported this, citing an intervention by Sergei Glazev, economic advisor to President Vladimir Putin. The [...]

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