A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The credit derivatives processing facility will go live on the distributed ledger platform by the end of the year.
Grayson's extensive experience and contacts within the fintech sector will help AlphaPoint expand its business, officials say.
The foundation will be completely separate from R3, and will be governed independently to assure participants that the network will not be monetized.
The testing will include 15 global banks and is aimed to end by the first quarter of 2019.
The Voltron initiative extends an open invitation for banks and corporate customers to join the network.
FCA competition chief warns that regulators may face old problems with new technology.
The Trade Information Warehouse overhaul, which had been slated for late 2018, is now scheduled for February 2019.
Corda Enterprise features a Blockchain Application Firewall that allows applications to run securely on public networks.
As far as distributed-ledger technology firms go, there has only been one that stands out for its platform built specifically for finance, and takes home the award for the best distributed-ledger technology project at the Sell-Side Technology Awards 2018…
CLS will join the R3 board and will help push the release of blockchain applications for currency markets.
Blockchain consortium exec says agencies should be doing more with fintech firms.
2018 is the year when large numbers of participants in the derivatives market expect to see emerging technologies being integrated into their existing technology ecosystems
Users can build Corda applications on the AWS cloud, bypassing the need for individual permissions on local machines.
Axel Pierron of Opimas looks at five blockchain projects set to go live in 2018 that the industry should keep an eye on.
Network provider SIA will build its own chain on the Corda platform.
Consortia and bank experts say that the technology is ready to move from theory and pilot projects into full production environments next year.
Trade Information Warehouse will go live with new blockchain-based system late next year.
R3 has built a prototype application for regulatory reporting of mortgage transactions with the help of the FCA and two major banks.
Companies are developing KYC solutions on a blockchain and exploring AI use cases, but more data needs to be made digital
Much of distributed ledgers’ potential lies in their shared data layer. Yet ledgers’ rapid rise has moved mostly apart from data management and data managers. Tim Bourgaize Murray explores the reasons why, and the possible opportunities within the world…
Hyperledger Fabric has released its production-ready version 1.0, as R3 partners with Intel
Four R3 member banks have built a prototype solution for the issuance of euro commercial paper on the Corda platform.
John reviews recent announcements from blockchain consortium R3 and the Digital Trade Chain Consortium