Sibos 2019 in London saw several key announcements from securities services providers over the deployment of APIs, AI and DLT.
Attitudes towards the disruptive nature of DLT as a solution to everything post-trade have significantly changed since Sibos 2017.
Custodians will have to hire new people to oversee and govern the deployment of artificial intelligence tools.
The Securities@Sibos wrap-up edition is now available to view online, click here.
We summarise the main technology take-aways from this year's Sibos conference, and what technological trends are being set for the securities services industry.
Despite being lauded for its potential to revolutionise the financial ecosystem, concerns remain over the energy use of blockchain after widespread reports of its impact on the environment.
New tokenised collateral system will make a ‘winner out of everyone’ as backers eye ambitious expansion
Tokenised collateral mobility system eyes expansion into cash and new regions ahead of market adoption at the end of the year.
Big data is becoming a greater value proposition for custodians than the traditional model of asset keeping and settlement.
Experts believe regulators should be more involved in helping the industry develop distributed ledger technology (DLT) and artificial intelligence (AI).