Tag: R3CEV


R3 Expands Singapore Presence with Lewis Hire

Antony Lewis has taken a job as a director in R3 CEV’s lab and research centre in Singapore.

Prior to this new role, Lewis was working as a consultant, focused on helping financial services firms understand fintech, blockchains and distributed ledgers.

Between 2013 and 2015 he was part of a venture capital funded bitcoin startup, itBit, working as an institutional client group director.

Before that, he spent four years at Credit Suisse, working initially as an FX business analyst in London and then later as an FX technology project manager in Singapore.

Absa Bank Joins R3, Targets Blockchain Adoption in Africa

Absa Bank (Absa), the South African subsidiary of the Barclays Africa Group (Barclays Africa), has become the first bank in Africa to join R3’s consortium aiming to design and apply distributed and shared ledger-inspired technologies to global financial markets. On the back of its membership, Absa will also be working towards developing a collaborative working […]