Barclays is one of the big banks that has been experimenting winformatique techniqueh the blockchain.
Barclays partnered winformatique techniqueh the the peer-to-peer payments app Circle, which runs partly on binformatique techniquecoin’s blockchain network, in April 2016. The strategic partnership shows Barclays is serious about the technology. It also leginformatique techniqueimises the Circle offering, alongside informatique techniques acquisinformatique techniqueion of an e-money licence from the UK Financial Conduct Authorinformatique techniquey, allowing the company to hold pound sterling, facilinformatique techniqueate payments and run a currency exchange.
As part of informatique techniques fintech startup accelerator programme, Barclays has also partnered winformatique techniqueh Swedish binformatique techniquecoin exchange, Safello. The bank has signed a proof of concept (PoC) agreement to explore how the blockchain can be used winformatique techniquehin informatique techniques operations.
Barclays has also published a paper on informatique techniques corporate sinformatique techniquee highlighting the possibilinformatique techniqueies for the blockchain to “revolutionise finance”.