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.
ASX plans to release the CHESS replacement in 2021 and the hope is to cut into Swift settlements.
The credit derivatives processing facility will go live on the distributed ledger platform by the end of the year.
Fabrice Silberzan is playing a key role in the transformation of BNP Paribas Asset Management. With his background working across different cultures and various roles, from IT to securities and HR, the opera-loving Frenchman has a lot of lessons to share…
Velocity Ledger Financial will also soon launch an issuing-and-settlement platform to tie together different kinds of blockchains.
The foundation will be completely separate from R3, and will be governed independently to assure participants that the network will not be monetized.
The company's CEO says central security depositories are well-placed to offer new digital services in tandem with current traditional services.
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 crypto space dominated headlines over the past 12 months and WatersTechnology looks at some of the top stories.
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 network provider estimates the global cost of fund distribution could be reduced by as much as $4.35 billion.
Within the symbiotic relationship between technology and standards, Jamie Hyman investigates the exciting technological breakthroughs that are pushing standards toward industry-wide adoption, while the very survival of some technology—namely, blockchain…
The age-old problem of achieving straight through processing remains a challenge for some buy-side firms today. But time is running out.
The testing will include 15 global banks and is aimed to end by the first quarter of 2019.
The crypto markets need a body that fulfils the role of depositories adequately, say settlement specialists
As Waters celebrates its 25th anniversary, James increasingly sees an industry more excited about technology than ever—and with good reason.
FCA competition chief warns that regulators may face old problems with new technology.
Waters canvasses a range of industry opinion leaders about what the defining technologies of the next few decades will be.
Waters examines some of the most important events in financial technology of the past 25 years.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
The partnership will enable PTDL members to interact with a wider network of key industry participants and have regular updates on blockchain-related issues.
The newly created role is intended to capitalize on the company's growth