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Glencore to join responsible sourcing blockchain network

Glencore to join responsible sourcing blockchain network

Joining the network should help to improve transparency in the cobalt supply chain, Glencore said.

Politics

13 DECEMBER 2019
Volvo joins responsible sourcing blockchain platform

Volvo joins responsible sourcing blockchain platform

Backed by IBM, Ford and Volkswagen, the platform aims to make mineral resourcing more transparent.

Politics

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Blockchain collaboration aims to shed light on miner ESG

Blockchain collaboration aims to shed light on miner ESG

New blockchain tool aims to help EU, US companies source resources responsibly.

Innovation

09 OCTOBER 2019
A brave new world for gold?

A brave new world for gold?

Producing gold at the lowest possible cost - now there's a fun new game

View from the West End

28 AUGUST 2019
CommChain nearly ready to set sail

CommChain nearly ready to set sail

Blockchain platform could go commercial in 2020 after proof of concept trial

Innovation

13 AUGUST 2019
Blockchain mining 'hub' ready to go live

Blockchain mining 'hub' ready to go live

MineHub Technologies is getting ready to make its blockchain supply chain platform live

Investment

02 AUGUST 2019
Minexia targets 'forgotten investors'

Minexia targets 'forgotten investors'

Blockchain and peer-to-peer finance could help mining companies to raise much-needed capital

Project finance

24 JUNE 2019
Could blockchain help save mining finance?

Could blockchain help save mining finance?

Blockchain-based tokens can help to raise much-needed capital for the mining industry

Investment

13 JUNE 2019
Tech firm to raise capital after Wheaton deal

Tech firm to raise capital after Wheaton deal

Small Perth and Vancouver-based company signs up streaming major as customer

Deals/Finance

11 JUNE 2019
Disruptive technology arrives in mining, ready or not

Disruptive technology arrives in mining, ready or not

Diamond sector in particular seeing fundamental changes from XRT, blockchain, synthetics

Precious stones

02 APRIL 2019
GPS the answer to responsible supply chain validation

GPS the answer to responsible supply chain validation

William Millman lauds geological passport system as best tool for mineral origin identification

Sustainability

04 MARCH 2019
Ford, battery makers, commit to cobalt transparency pilot

Ford, battery makers, commit to cobalt transparency pilot

Blockchain used in simulated supply chain from Huayou Cobalt in DRC to US auto factory

Politics

15 JANUARY 2019