PetroBLOQ joined to Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

Oil and gas supply chain management platform has become the latest member of the EEA
05 December 2017   2223

PetroBLOQ works in partnership with the Petroteq Energy and the First Bitcoin Capital Corp. And now it joins to the business-focused blockchain consortium to realize own plan to build "transformative solutions" for the industry.

We seek to attract a variety of organizations to help create enterprise-grade standards for ethereum and to drive current and future development of the ecosystem to benefit all participants.

 

Julio Faura

chairman of the board of the EEA

Now the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance consists of 14 industry-focused working groups each of which includes members of business sectors, public sector, healthcare, energy, banking and other. All of them are working to develop open standards and architectures around the ethereum platform. Also the consortium includes more than 200 members for example Accenture, BBVA bank, Deloitte and Microsoft.

SK Group to Invest $10M in ConsenSys

SK Group chairman and the 3rd most wealthy man in country believes digital technologies will play an important role in the further development of the company
03 July 2019   270

SK Group has invested $ 10 million in leading Ethereum-based solutions developer ConsenSys. This is reported by the local news agency Chosun.

As noted, in his today's speech at the technology event in Seoul, the chairman of the board of SK Group and the owner of the third largest fortune ($ 3.4 billion) in South Korea Chey Tae-won expressed his interest in the blockchain technology and the tokenized economy, expressing also the opinion about the need for digitalization of approaches practiced by traditional businesses.

According to him, digital technologies will play an important role in the further development of the SK Group.

It is also reported that in February of this year, the telecommunications division of the conglomerate SK Telecom entered into a partnership agreement with Deutsche Telekom to create a blockchain solution for customer identification.

In April of this year, the media passed information that ConsenSys is going to attract $ 200 million in funding from outside investors with a market valuation of $ 1 billion. To this end, the company began distributing presentation materials to Chinese investors. They say that ConsenSys expects to receive $ 50 million in revenue this year, mainly due to contracts with corporate clients and government agencies.