Blockchain in the Capital Markets: Slow Progress in 2019

While real blockchain rollouts are still few and far between, some firms made progress in 2019. Here are 18 projects in some stage of development.

If we’re going to have an honest conversation about blockchain (and, yes, we’ll use that word as a catchall for distributed ledger technology) we must first acknowledge that—at least as it pertains to the capital markets—it has not yielded the results many had hoped for three or four years ago.

At the beginning of 2019, I wrote an opinion piece stating that we’re seeing the death of blockchain hype. To be fair, there’s still a lot of hype to spread around, but the conversation is certainly

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Systematic tools gain favor in fixed income

Automation is enabling systematic strategies in fixed income that were previously reserved for equities trading. The tech gap between the two may be closing, but differences remain.

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