Exchange partnership will deliver benefits of scale but rationalizing trading infrastructure will take time, say observers
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Jennifer Peve, managing director of business innovation at the DTCC, discusses the DLT projects the firm is working on, and how the technology has evolved over the last four years.
Execs from Barclays, IBM & Post-Quantum discuss why financial firms have to start preparing today for the future of hacking and quantum computing.
The development of digital asset exchanges could disrupt capital markets by introducing new asset types and extending trading hours.
The exchange will consult on a new schedule in June, but industry testing of the platform is still on track for July.
The exchange's blockchain architect says the product is being prepared for testing in the FCA's sandbox.
The exchange says its function may evolve from a traditional market infrastructure provider to managing decentralized networks.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
The Aussie exchange is to begin industry-wide testing of its DLT settlement program.
Digital token USC could transform financial markets. But first, backers must prove it is secure.
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.
The tech company's VP of digital transformation talks blockchain and disruption caused by a highly-interconnected economy.
Financial firms are pushing for a distributed market infrastructure model through efforts like Isda's Common Domain Model and distributed ledger technology.
The bank's R&D arm, Main Incubator, has piloted blockchain projects, including settlement of commercial paper in T+0.
The vendor is live with FX NDFs on the new cloud-based platform, but credit has been pushed to 2020 earliest.
Tradewind is also considering covering assets other than precious metals.
Technology provider's effort to track the lifecycle of a digital asset moves beyond the proof-of-concept phase.
Max Bowie says that while tokenization and blockchain offer benefits for investing in esoteric and illiquid assets, it won’t make them safer or more profitable investments.
The tool has been developed as part of DTCC's work with the industry to build a DLT network and governance model.
An examination into how the industry is trying to create standards around blockchain development.
In Part 2, Max looks at how new technologies could help to grow the real estate market.
A year after issuing the first blockchain-traded bond, the lender says blockchain technology could drastically cut settlement times and costs.
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.