As we turn the calendar over, the hype machine surrounding the blockchain industry is still strong. Anthony hopes that it will meet an untimely demise in 2019.
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 former analyst will be responsible for relationships with all parties involved in securities tokenization, from regulators to promoters.
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.
The network provider estimates the global cost of fund distribution could be reduced by as much as $4.35 billion.
The age-old problem of achieving straight through processing remains a challenge for some buy-side firms today. But time is running out.
While economic measures might place markets in Kenya, Tanzania, Palestine and elsewhere firmly in the “emerging” bracket, their use of technology is anything but.
The Voltron initiative extends an open invitation for banks and corporate customers to join the network.
The vendor will use the A$11 million raised from its recent IPO to further develop its platform and experiment with additional use cases for its technology.
Many global exchanges and CCPs are in the experimental stage when it comes to blockchain technology.
Ryusuke Yokoyama sits down with Wei-Shen Wong to discuss his three-decade career at the TSE and JPX, how the exchange is looking to help the industry improve its settlement cycles and how the company is experimenting with blockchain and AI technologies…
The company will use the funds to further develop its cross-asset platform and expand its distributed-ledger program.
The information provider will now keep MarkitSERV, despite putting it up for sale earlier this year.
Investment spend is largely seen to be going to data management programs before emerging tech initiatives.
Anthony Malakian and James Rundle record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology. This week: blockchain and politics.
Held was previously CFO with TradingScreen and will help lead AlphaPoint's growth strategy.
In a period where most stock exchanges are facing uncertain futures and are eyeing consolidation with rivals, one of the world’s largest is hitting its stride.
The Trade Information Warehouse overhaul, which had been slated for late 2018, is now scheduled for February 2019.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
DLT providers are obliged to satisfy nine principles and pay an annual fee to comply with the regulatory framework.
Investors can participate in the Kangaroo bond, dubbed ‘bond-i’ via the World Bank’s and CBA’s respective nodes.
The LedgerConnect project aims to provide a secure network for deploying and consuming relevant information and services.
The blockchain-based exchange is designed to enable a fair and traceable means of trading eco-responsible gold.