Report on Practical Experiment of Blockchain Technology in Japan

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Report on Practical Experiment of Blockchain Technology in Japanese Domestic Interbank Payment Operation by the Blockchain Study Group

Today, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group, Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., participated in the Blockchain Study Group announce the completion of the report on the practical experiment of blockchain technology in domestic interbank payment operation.

TOKYO, JAPAN, 30 November, 2016 — Deloitte Tohmatsu Group(Deloitte Japan), Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., participated in the Blockchain Study Group and promoted research on blockchain technology since December 2015.

Today, we announce the completion of the report on the practical experiment of blockchain technology in domestic interbank payment operation.

Please follow this link to see the report.

 

Contact:
Yuta Takahashi, Eriko Maki
Marketing & Communication
Email: DTC_PR@tohmatsu.co.jp

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