About the Blockchain Alliance
Organized by community bankers for community bankers, the Community Bank Blockchain Alliance monitors the evolution of blockchain technology to provide our membership with educational resources as well as a forum to share developments and exchange ideas.
Blockchain technology provides financial institutions with a unique distributed transaction ledger for executing digital transactions. Although best known as the technology that supports the digital currency Bitcoin, this unique technology is being developed and utilized to transfer a wide variety of other digital information.
Wallace Young, director of The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, published an advisory outlining …Read More »
On September 15, 2015, the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (the “CSBC”) issued its final …Read More »
In a recent article in the New York Times, Michael Beckerman, President and Chief Executive …Read More »
On September 29, thirteen of the “world’s leading banks joined a project to explore the …Read More »
An all star panel consisting of Wences Casares of Xapo, Bobby Lee of BTCChina and …Read More »
Blockchain in the News
Blockchain … carries with it the opportunity to forever alter the future of financial services infrastructure
Virtual currencies bring with them both opportunities and challenges, and they are likely here to stay.
New regulation would need to be flexible enough to address effectively the evolving nature of digital currency systems and technology while not stifling innovation.
You should be taking this technology as seriously as you should have been taking the development of the Internet in the early 1990s.