Request Network Joins Wall Street Blockchain Alliance


Ethereum Based Payments Platform is latest to join WSBA as corporate member

New York, New York (October 1, 2018) – The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA), an industry leading non-profit trade association with a mission to guide and promote comprehensive adoption of blockchain technology and cryptoassets across global markets, is very happy to announce that Request Network has joined the organization as a corporate member.

Request Network is an industry leading decentralized network and platform which allows anyone to request a payment for which the recipient can pay in a secure way. All of the information is stored in a decentralized authentic ledger. This results in cheaper, easier, and more secure payments, and it allows for a wide range of automation possibilities.

Ron Quaranta, Chairman of the WSBA, notes: “We are very happy to haveRequest Network as a member of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance family of corporate members. Request Network is at the leading edge the reinvention of global payments, with important use cases from invoicing, to audit and accounting and beyond. We look forward to collaborating with them in guidingthe evolution of blockchain technology across global markets.”

“By working with the WSBA we are further solidifying our commitment tobringing decentralized financial flows onto the blockchain,” said Christophe Fonteneau, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Request Network Foundation. “Ourconversations up until this point have been very productive, and as a solution provider, we will be providing the technology for other members to build ready- for-market solutions in the US and beyond. This is the first step towards adoption, and we are excited to be working with like-minded organizations whoshare our vision of what the future of finance will look like.”

About Request Network

The Request Network Foundation promotes the adoption of blockchain by providing technology which allows everyone to develop their own financial solutions based on the Request Network. The Foundation establishes a standard for compliant blockchain transactions, shaping the future of payments (i.e. invoices, loans, payments, salary, donations) and their compliance for accounting, tax and audit integration.

For additional information about the Request Network Foundation, please visit

About Wall Street Blockchain Alliance

The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) is an industry leading non-profit trade association, with a mission to advocate, guide and promote comprehensive adoption of blockchain technology and cryptoassets across global financial markets.

For information about the WSBA, including membership, visit or email to For media inquiries, email