The World Bank is preparing for the world's first blockchain bond

Cheang Ming | August 10, 2018

The World Bank is preparing for the world's first blockchain bond
The blockchain bond dubbed bond-i will be created, allocated, transferred and managed using distributed ledger technology or blockchain, which is the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ethereum. The World Bank said that investor interest in bond-i, which stands for blockchain operated new debt instrument, has been strong with plans to launch the transaction following consultation with more investors. The World Bank didn’t provide a date for when the blockchain based bond will launch

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