Japan’s Largest Bank Will Launch Blockchain Payment Network in 2020
Japan’s Largest Bank Will Launch Blockchain Payment Network in 2020
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13.02.2019
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The fifth largest financial group in the world and the largest bank in Japan, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), has announced a partnership with Akamai Technologies, Inc. ("Akamai") to strengthen their strategic alliance towards the full-scale launch of a new blockchain-based payment network — Global Open Network, Inc.  

According to the official announcement, the upcoming platform will offer "world-class speed and security." The expected launch date — the first half of 2020.  

Earlier, Mizuho Bank, Japan’s second-largest bank announced it will issue its own stablecoin by March 2019.

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