Blockchain and artificial intelligence

  • The Banque de France is leading his own Blockchain experiment

The Banque de France is leading his own experiment on interbank “blockchain” in connection with Caisse des Dépôts and Consignations and several French banking groups.

Please find the press release here.


  • New French Law for authorizing the use of the blockchain technology for some financial assets

Article 120 of Law 2016-1691 of 9 December 2016 on Transparency, Anti-Corruption and Modernization of Economic Life empowers the Government, by 9 December 2017, to reform the Financial securities regulation. It aims at enabling the representation and transmission by means of a shared electronic recording device (Distributed Ledger Technology) of financial securities which are not admitted to the operations of a central depository or delivered in a settlement and delivery system of financial instruments.

After a first round of consultation (please find here a summary of answers received), the blockchain law of 8 December 2017 has entered into force.

Mis à jour le : 12/06/2018 10:24