1. SoftBank denies issuing blockchain wallet on debit cards;
2. Bank of France will test digital currency in 2020.
1. 60% of Ethereum nodes are not ready for the Istanbul blockchain upgrade.
[Exchange & Wallet]
1. German banking platform Kapilendo has issued a token-based bond for the well-known restaurant chain L’Osteria.
1. Boston-based bank State Street slashes its DLT developer team as the bank rethinks its blockchain strategy;
2. Japan’s largest bank MUFG Bank denies that it is developing new digital currency.