Northern Trust launched its blockchain solution for private equity fund administration in 2017 and was awarded four US patents for digitising private equity.
Digital Asset open sources its smart contract language to the delight of securities services industry
Decision to enable integration with other platforms lauded by the likes of BNP Paribas, DTCC and Broadridge as enabling widespread blockchain development.
The new strategy will focus on supporting early-stage companies building on its flagship Corda platform, as well as exploring joint venture opportunities.
Blockchain start-ups are now facing serious assaults from established market infrastructures and custodians that are developing their own solutions.
BME works with Renta 4 Banco on proof of concept for collateral pledges and said it saw an 80% reduction in the total times of end-to-end processes.
Completion of the first repo transaction based on delivery versus payment using distributed ledger technology.
Digital Asset made waves at Global Custodian’s Industry Leaders Awards event in New York as Kelly Mathieson, head of financial products, took home the coveted North America Industry Person of the Year award. We speak to Kelly on how industry attitudes have shifted around blockchain technology and its potential for clearing and settlement.
Digital Asset will be transitioning client-facing responsibilities to Oliver Hugh-Jones, head of business development for Europe.
Digital Asset looks to steam ahead after Blythe Masters, the former CEO and a long-time face of blockchain innovation, stepped down at the end of last year.
HSS's innovation function involved exploring new partnerships with FinTechs and researching the use of new technologies.