The former CFTC chair says managing collateral by using distributed ledger technology would enable the better oversight of risks.
Industry groups and tech experts are worried that proposed last-minute changes will introduce new risks.
Private stocks are opaque, illiquid, behave differently from public markets, and lack the same infrastructure as public marketplaces, creating back-office integration challenges for firms that want to trade these stocks in a more liquid manner. But as…
Futures market participants say standardizing trade allocations through a post-trade utility could prevent a repeat of the chaos seen in March 2020, when back-office systems fails resulted in thousands of trade breaks.
Startup DLT provider TradeX proposes using blockchain's immutable ledger as an indisputable record of market data entitlements and consumption, to reduce licensing disputes.
Testing on the new DLT-based platform will begin in July. The Aussie exchange is also making progress on its DataSphere project and has addressed ASX Trade after an outage last year, according to the company’s CEO.
Lisa Iagatta, Isitc chair, says financial institutions have an opportunity to create more efficient processes in areas such as trade settlements through the use of digital assets.
WatersTechnology looks at some of the major projects coming out of Asia that are leading the way for firms around the globe.
Distributed-ledger technology will help ensure asset safety and allow custodians to provide more value to clients using AI and analytics.
Distributed ledger technology won’t replace existing exchange infrastructure despite potential for smaller use cases, say CEOs.
R3's Ivar Wiersma explains how the banking industry is moving toward a self-sovereign identity model.
A look at some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Banking experts urge firms to consider re-engineering a process before turning to robotic process automation.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
WatersTechnology goes inside Isda Create to see how the organization is aiming to bridge the gap between the worlds of paper contracts and legal data.
Senior academic says a new taxonomy—and a new regulator—is needed to determine whether crypto assets should fall under existing financial frameworks.
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.