The Aussie exchange is to begin industry-wide testing of its DLT settlement program.
UK regulators have proposed new laws to clamp down on operational resilience and third-party risk, pushing fintechs to put some skin in the game.
This is the first investment Illuminate has made in a company offering DLT-based tech.
The securities services business has embarked on an API strategy to offload its legacy tech and produce better connected products.
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.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news
Financial firms are pushing for a distributed market infrastructure model through efforts like Isda's Common Domain Model and distributed ledger technology.
Post-trade company looks to stay ahead of DLT curve with plans to act as CCP for firms trading on permission-based blockchains.
The exchange will change its settlement system to Sweden-based CMA as it looks to add new features.
Dr. Lee Braine walks through how the bank is experimenting with quantum computing and where the field is heading.
WatersTechnology examines some of the disillusionment permeating the capital markets when it comes to blockchain.
Marc Bayle de Jessé brings markets infrastructure and payments experience to CLS.
As some firms are pushing forward with blockchain projects, others are saying it's not yet ready for prime time.
If you want the definition of a circular argument, talk to anyone involved with clearing about resilience and recovery. But more pernicious risks remain unaddressed.
ASX plans to release the CHESS replacement in 2021 and the hope is to cut into Swift settlements.
Exchange says upcoming Ronghui Tongjin acquisition will enhance its own IT strategy.
Velocity Ledger Financial will also soon launch an issuing-and-settlement platform to tie together different kinds of blockchains.
Subject to regulatory approval, the newly created digital asset investment bank plans to launch a custody solution in April.
Market participants can now clear deliverable FX trades regardless of how they were executed.
From the data battle between the SGX and India to the ASX green-lighting its clearing blockchain project, Wei-Shen Wong looks back on topics that made headlines this past year.
The bank currently has two blockchain projects in train, for private equity and clearing.
Cindy Chen will oversee HKEx’s blockchain-enabled post-trade allocation and processing platform project.
The firm recently added Siam Commercial Bank to the network, allowing the bank to act as a clearing provider, and receive and forward on payments.
DTCC will integrate Symphony's chat capabilities with its DTCC Exception Manager platform.