Robert Kałuża
International News

Billon and Microsoft will work with Poland’s top university to bring DLT into academia

Reading Time: 6 minutes The Polish-British fintech signed a cooperation agreement with the Centre for Research on Legal Aspects of Blockchain Technology, operating at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw. The … Read More

International News

Billon was awarded 2 million euros from the European Union to build the most advanced DLT document management system in the world

Reading Time: 7 minutes The Polish-British fintech received almost €2M in funding from the European Commission’s SME Instrument program, part of the Horizon 2020 framework program. Funds will be used to complete the development and commercialisation … Read More

International News

Billon and 100+ organisations announce INATBA: the International Association of Trusted Blockchain Applications

Reading Time: 3 minutes European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Director-General Roberto Viola attend the launch event. 105 organisations representing the full distributed ledger technology (DLT) ecosystem, today announced their commitment to a new platform, theInternational Association … Read More

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Agnieszka Gotlibowska-Horoszczak becomes Billon’s Chairwoman; Anand Phanse takes over as Billon’s CFO

Reading Time: 4 minutes On January 9 Billon’s Board of Directors appointed Agnieszka Gotlibowska-Horoszczak as a Chairwoman and Non-Executive Director of the board. In addition Anand Phanse, Billon’s interim CFO, was appointed to that role permanently … Read More

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David Putts becomes Billon Group’s Chief Growth Officer

Reading Time: 5 minutes Billon Shifts Focus from Pilots to Revenue Growth Billon Group, the 1st FinTech to build a proprietary distributed ledger technology for digitising national currency and on-chain documents, is shifting its focus in … Read More

Wojtek Kostrzewa
International News

Wojtek Kostrzewa is the new CEO of Billon Group

Reading Time: 5 minutes Wojtek Kostrzewa, former CEO of ITI Group, appointed as CEO of the FinTech Billon Group, starting in January 2019; current CEO, Andrzej Horoszczak, becomes CTO and CVO. Company’s decision is driven by … Read More

International News

Billon Group Wins BakerADVANCE Award under Global FinTech Hackcelerator Programme of Singapore FinTech Festival

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon Group has won the BakerADVANCE Award, under the Global FinTech Hackcelerator Programme. Spearheaded by global law firm Baker McKenzie, the BakerADVANCE Award entitles Billon to a complimentary global business mentorship programme … Read More

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Billon is the winner at Singapore FinTech Festival!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon is one of the three winners of the Global FinTech Accelerator by Monetary Authority of Singapore, part of Singapore FinTech Festival The company was awarded for its zero-cost transaction DLT platform, … Read More

Andrzej Horoszczak
International News

Andrzej Horoszczak in “Global Banking & Finance Review”

Reading Time: < 1 minute Instead of cryptocurrencies we need a “civilised”blockchain technology: one that empowers users and businesses to have full, transparent control over money, data, and processeses.  “Global Banking & Finance Review”, top finance UK … Read More

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Andrzej Horoszczak on gig economy in “Business Reporter”

Reading Time: < 1 minute Not everyone has a bank account or works a regular job – and paying these people can be tough. But blockchain could be about to change all that. In the interview for … Read More

Marek Marczuk
International News

Polish blockchain technology to be implemented across Japan and Southeast Asia

Reading Time: 4 minutes Billon and Mitsui Knowledge Industry extend partnership to offer blockchain based document governance. Billon, the company that has civilized blockchain, is extending its partnership agreement with Mitsui Knowledge Industry (MKI), the Japan-headquartered … Read More

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Billon wins Best Corporate Blockchain Project at The Europas Awards

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon, the technology company civilising blockchain, has won Best Corporate Blockchain Project at The Europas Startup Conference and Awards in London. The annual celebration of Europe’s brightest and best tech companies, recognised … Read More

Billon made the Tech50 list
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Billon is first Polish company to feature on Fintech50

Reading Time: 2 minutes Warsaw-headquartered blockchain technology company included alongside Europe’s top FinTech innovators. Billon, the technology company civilising blockchain, is the first Polish company to feature in the annual Fintech50, a prestigious list of the … Read More

International News

Billon issued with new FCA e-money licence

Reading Time: 2 minutes Following FCA re-registration Billon’s procedures and regulations are now PSD II-compliant. Billon Financial Ltd., the subsidiary of Billon Group  – the company that civilized blockchain to build business solutions for real money … Read More

Jacek Figuła
International News

Billon’s blockchain technology recognised on global stage with World Summit Awards Winner

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon, the company that civilized blockchain to built business solutions for real money and smart data, has been selected by the World Summit Awards’ Board of Juries as one of the world’s … Read More

International News

Billon wins SME pitching contest backed by European Commission

Reading Time: 4 minutes Billon, the company reinventing the technology behind money, has won the title of ‘most disruptive pitch’ at the exclusive SME Instrument and Innovate UK event designed to allow SMEs to meet and … Read More

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Billon sets industry-standard benchmark for blockchain scalability

Reading Time: 2 minutes Next generation architecture achieves unprecedented scalability for everyday currency payments comparable to mainstream global card processing systems Billon, the company reinventing technology behind money, today proved its scalable software can process British … Read More

International News

Billon and Mitsui Knowledge Industry sign a cooperation agreement

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mitsui Knowledge Industry has the exclusive right to promote Billon’s proprietary distributed ledger technology, registered by the FCA, in Japan and other Asian markets. Billon Group Limited (Billon) and Mitsui Knowledge Industry … Read More

International News

Solving today’s challenges with digital innovation – Billon in the World Summit Award Global Top 40

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon has been recognised as one of 40 winners of the international World Summit Award. The company joins “The Guardian”, the Bundestag, and the producers of “Angry Birds” as one of the … Read More

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Billon needs your vote to be the best fintech startup in Central Europe

Reading Time: 2 minutes Billon, the provider of a breakthrough distributed ledger technology for instant online payments, is a Regional Finalist at the 2017 Central European Startup Awards. You can vote for Billon online until October … Read More

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Billon represents Polish fintech in Tokyo

Reading Time: 4 minutes Chosen by Japanese experts as the top Polish fintech company, Billon took part in a fintech seminar in the Polish embassy in Tokyo. On June 16 Billon participated in the showcase of … Read More

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Billon gains acceptance to Fintech71 start-up accelerator

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon Group, today announces it has been accepted into the non-profit Fintech accelerator Fintech71 based in the USA. It is one of ten start-ups selected and one of the few distributed ledger … Read More

Horizon 2020
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Billon receives €2m grant from Horizon 2020

Reading Time: 3 minutes The EU’s biggest Research and Innovation programme, Horizon 2020, announced that it granted funding of almost EUR 2M to Billon Group, under the SME Instrument programme, to expand its innovative DLT solutions … Read More

International News

Blockchain-Based Payments Provider Billon Receives UK e-Money Registration

Reading Time: < 1 minute “Billon’s FCA registration will help prove that you can encrypt everyday currencies without the need for an alternative cryptocurrency. “Billon Financial, a subsidiary of Billon Group, today announced that following the successful … Read More

International News

Billon replaces pre-paid cards for Philip Morris using DLT

Reading Time: 2 minutes Billon and Philip Morris successfully completed series of pilots in Poland over the past eight months.Billon Group, the digital money provider and FCA sandbox member, has been selected by tobacco giant Philip … Read More

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Billon, one of the 3 top start-ups in Poland, presents its Distributed Ledger Technology for payouts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Billon joins official Polish delegation to the biggest global trade fair, the Hannover Messe international trade fair April 24-28th 2017.Poland’s Ministry of Development has named Billon ( one of three outstanding young … Read More

International News

Billon completes live blockchain payouts in the UK

Reading Time: 2 minutes Billon as the first company in the world successfully delivered payouts with digital money using regulated currency. The company provided funds to 100 participants in the UK in a market research programme … Read More