A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The central bank's report on the future of post trade will face the same competitive interests that have hindered previous attempts at eliminating inefficiencies and bringing automation to the back office.
Marc Bayle de Jessé brings markets infrastructure and payments experience to CLS.
DTCC can now focus on expanding coverage of the MTU with the addition of leading dealers.
As strides are being made to encourage greater institutional participation in the trading of cryptocurrencies, Wei-Shen ponders whether the crypto space will end up looking exactly like the traditional financial ecosystem.
Although institutional interest in cryptocurrency trading has grown, the development of the custody space, in particular, is crucial for its next phase of evolution.
The crypto markets need a body that fulfils the role of depositories adequately, say settlement specialists
Usman Khan sits down with WatersTechnology to discuss how the vendor will look to change course in 2019 and focus on the development of the Alfa platform.
CSD expects to increase client transaction volumes in illiquid fixed-income securities.
Recent market change has led to heightened inefficiencies of collateral processing.
Shelving early blockchain projects has pushed the technology further into maturity, and offers lessons for the future.
In addition to going live with its blockchain, the trust company has netted an additional $65 million in Series B funding.
Banks, looking for ways to cut costs and meet regulatory pressures, are increasingly turning to collaborative projects like utilities.
European trade group releases report highlighting the challenges and opportunities associated with building industry utilities.
Brussels-based central securities depository hires Societe Generale CIO to lead technology operations.
Henning Swabey to lead fund network provider’s European expansion strategy.
Guillaume Eliet was previously deputy general secretary at the French Stock Market Authority.
The European Commission and the wider industry are turning their eyes to post-trade practices
CloudMargin will bring GlobalCollateral's margin utility to the cloud to expand automation
Euroclear abandons Bankchain platform but startup says launch will go ahead in 2018
DTCC-Euroclear Global Collateral Ltd. launched its new Inventory Management Service (IMS) to allow clients to mobilize securities from the US to Europe to use as collateral.
The industry's largest central securities depository completes its migration to the pan-European platform, alongside CSDs from Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia and Austria.
Euroclear chief technology and services officer replaces outgoing Tim Howell on January 1, 2017.
The challenging journey of Europe's new settlement platform and the speculations on the changes it will bring