Cobalt and IHS Markit have teamed up to produce post-trade services for FX using blockchain technology.
Earlier this year, BNY Mellon launched a FX prime brokerage service, enabling clients to trade and margin their FX with a global custodian.
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The introduction of Japanese funds onto the FX settlement service follows a multi-year effort to onboard the Japanese buy-side community to CLSSettlement.
Nine financial institutions will participate in a proof of concept for platform powered using blockchain technology to share and use various services.
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The use of blockchain eliminates the need for transaction reconciliation, as the trade was stored as a single immutable record.