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Australia’s federal science agency is working with one of the “Big Four” commercial banks in the country to test a blockchain application aimed to make it easier for citizens with disabilities to settle insurance payments. Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommBank) and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) said in an announcement on Tuesday …

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The World Bank has exceeded its $73 million goal for its upcoming blockchain bond by $8 million, according to a new announcement. As previously reported by CoinDesk, Australia’s Commonwealth Bank (CommBank) intends to settle the bond, dubbed bond-i (for blockchain operated new debt instrument), on Tuesday, marking the first time the World Bank settles a …

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The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 million this month. Australia’s Commonwealth Bank (CommBank), which was selected as the sole arranger of the issuance by the World Bank early in August, said the bond is to be transacted on Aug. 28, as reported by Reuters on Thursday. Engineered to …

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The World Bank Group has partnered with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) to issue a bond using blockchain. The CBA, one of the “Big Four” commercial banks in Australia, said in a release on Friday that it had won a mandate from the World Bank to arrange the issuance of the bond, which will …

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The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has announced the completion of a cross-border shipment that utilized blockchain to track goods in the supply chain. The multinational giant and also one of Australia’s ‘Big Four’ banks said in a statement on Monday that some 37,000 pounds of almonds were shipped from Australia to Germany and were …

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The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has revealed a plan to issue a bond over a blockchain system, possibly as soon as next year. Though few details were revealed, Sophie Gilder, CommBank’s head of blockchain, said that the bond would be transferred and paid for over a blockchain-based system in collaboration with an unnamed major world …

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