Saturday, October 21, 2017

Steven Lawrence Scholars: Blockchain Issuing & Trading Bonds in Closed & Open Pool Systems

In January, a paper examining how blockchain technology might be used to issue and trade bonds more effectively was published by the 2015 Freshfield Steven Lawrence Scholars. Aimed at first year law students in the UK,...

Symbiont Teams Up With Gemalto to Offer Security for Blockchain Services

Digital security giant Gemalto and Symbiont, the smart securities platform developer, have announced they are working together to enable financial services organizations to securely execute smart contracts and other blockchain-based transactions. Through their partnership, Symbiont will...

DTCC Encourages Financial Sector Collaboration, Authorities Play “Leading Role” on Distributed Ledger Tech

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the US post-trade financial services company providing clearing and settlement services to the financial markets, has released a white paper that calls for financial sector collaboration in...

ASX Selects Digital Asset for Integration of Australian Market with Blockchain Tech

ASX Limited (ASX), an Australian public company that operates the Australian Stock Exchange, has selected blockchain technology firm Digital Asset Holdings to develop solutions for the Australian market. The initial focus will be on clearing...