As Blockchain Projects Sputter, Capital Markets Firms are Having Second Thoughts

WatersTechnology examines some of the disillusionment permeating the capital markets when it comes to blockchain.

While there are still many people who believe that blockchain will prove to be a bigger revolution than the internet, the hype is clearly dying down. Josephine Gallagher speaks with experts in Europe and Asia to see where there are still hurdles that need to be overcome—or if they can be overcome.

Blockchain: The industry was promised a panacea—what has been delivered so far is aspirin. While there have been small implementations to date, there are many in the industry who are underwhelmed by

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Firms step up non-compete use to protect tech, data IP

US states are increasingly banning or limiting the use of non-compete contracts, but financial firms are using them more frequently to safeguard proprietary tech and data assets—including the knowledge of the individuals who work on them.

Waters Wrap: Examining ASX’s CHESS do-over

The Australian exchange was the first exchange to be all-in on DLT—and the project failed. Anthony speaks with ASX’s Tim Whiteley to discuss the lessons learned and why he thinks the second attempt will succeed.

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