Indian IT giant Tech Mahindra to launch stablecoin tool for banks


Indian multinational know-how agency Tech Mahindra is creating a brand new stablecoin service focusing on banks and monetary establishments.

The tech large announced Monday that it has entered into an settlement with Dutch blockchain utility incubator Quantoz to launch a “stablecoin-as-a-service” instrument to cut back transaction prices and processing occasions.

The brand new collaboration targets potential shoppers from the banking and monetary sector as the USA’ Workplace of the Comptroller of the Foreign money officially allowed federally chartered U.S. banks to make use of public blockchains and stablecoins for settlements in January 2021.

Rajesh Dhuddu, blockchain and cybersecurity chief at Tech Mahindra, mentioned: “The current OCC announcement selling the usage of stablecoins for the settlement of monetary transactions by banks will spur demand and drive innovation in world funds.” 

As a part of the strategic collaboration, Tech Mahindra will assist clients combine Quantoz’s Nexus transaction processing platform into their legacy infrastructure. The platform helps each fiat and cryptocurrencies, providing a number of capabilities together with remittances, funds, loyalty and treasury administration.

The brand new partnership marks one other milestone in Tech Mahindra and Quantoz’s cooperation as the businesses beforehand collaborated on blockchain-based digital funds. “We look ahead to bringing our resolution to new U.S. clients along with Tech Mahindra as we’ve got beforehand efficiently cooperated on different tasks,” Quantoz chief enterprise improvement officer Henri de Jong mentioned.