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Decentralized Identity: What’s In It For Banks?

Want to read this post at a later time? Download it in PDF form here.   The financial world is grappling with requirements to be more controlled (regulated), and yet more flexible to the real-time 24/7 expectations of customers. Responding traditionally is just creating more technical and operational complexity and cost. Banks need to break […]

Hyperledger Aries: The Next Major Step Towards Interoperable SSI

Hyperledger Aries
Two weeks ago, I joined Hyperledger Executive Director Brian Behlendorf at the Consensus blockchain conference in New York City to announce the newest addition to the Hyperledger family of blockchain-powered projects: Hyperledger Aries. Aries was born out of the work on identity agents and identity wallets that began in the Hyperledger Indy project. As a […]

Could a Global Reputation System Restore Trust to Business and Governance?

The following is a guest blog post contributed by Dan Blum. “A global reputation system will restore trust,” said RSA CEO Rohit Ghai during a keynote presentation I reviewed at RSA 2019.  In the same way that whitelisting is more effective than blacklisting in the never-ending antivirus battles, reputation will give defenders the edge in futuristic […]

Evernym accepted into Cohort 5 of the FCA’s Regulatory Sandbox

We’re excited to announce that Evernym has been accepted into the fifth cohort of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Regulatory Sandbox. The Financial Conduct Authority is the conduct regulator for 58,000 financial services firms and financial markets in the UK and the prudential regulator for over 18,000 of those firms. Its regulatory sandbox seeks to […]

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