Banque de France-backed deal pips private consortiums in dummy run for digital currency trades.
The cryptocurrency data provider and index operator plans to exploit demand for digital currency trading in APAC by launching index products in the region.
Financial firms are pushing for a distributed market infrastructure model through efforts like Isda's Common Domain Model and distributed ledger technology.
Also, a look at new hires for IHS Markit, UBS, TickSmith, BitGo and Amber Group.
An examination into how the industry is trying to create standards around blockchain development.
As institutional interest in cryptocurrencies grows, new and old exchanges are now turning to futures contracts to grow institutional interest. After fits and starts, crypto futures might be nearing a tipping point.
Investments into blockchain have continued to grow despite the crypto winter and the downfall of ICOs. VC investors are banking on their belief that blockchain will ultimately offer transformation across many industries,.
Questions of price discovery and centralized infrastructure point to an asset class that may have to lose its rebellious luster to become more widely accepted.
As interest in cryptocurrency trading refuses to wither, despite a bearish year, traders are increasingly calling for institutional-grade tooling from traditional markets to further develop the asset class.
The new features are designed around feedback from clients and will be available from next month.
CoinFLEX users will be able to use trading tools provided by Trading Technologies.
The consolidation of the OMS market was one of the biggest stories this year as deals were made right after the other.
The crypto space dominated headlines over the past 12 months and WatersTechnology looks at some of the top stories.
Collating the best of our features throughout the year.
BlockRe’s Raymond Zenkich joins to talk about the challenges of offering insurance products for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Turning traditional assets into digitally traded data is one of the most commonly cited benefits of emerging technology, including distributed ledgers. But the reality is that the process is far more difficult than it seems.
CryptoCompare will provide data for a series of digital asset futures contracts and is launching a free API service.
Although institutional interest in cryptocurrency trading has grown, the development of the custody space, in particular, is crucial for its next phase of evolution.
This week, Anthony and James talk about the fight unfolding over exchange data fees and then explain why there' so much unwarranted hype around cryptos.
ErisX will be launching a derivatives exchange and clearing organization, while trueDigital is releasing a bitcoin swap contract.
Institutional investors want to enter the crypto space but the lack of infrastructure around guaranteed latency and access to real-time market data is hindering a wider entry into the field. By Emilia David
Including support for concept-based cryptocurrency searches in the Selerity Context engine will provide more focused and relevant search results for institutional investors monitoring the crypto markets, officials say.
BitGo says the trust license lets it offer regulated and protected custody of crypto assets.
San Francisco-based crypto-asset solutions provider adds new features to Omniex Edge for institutional investors.