A majority of banks are actively engaging with blockchain technology despite uncertainty over its wider implementation.
Daniel Schmucki will be joining SIX as CFO having held the same position at Flughafen Zürich AG since 2008.
SIX’s expands F10 Incubator and Accelerator which opened in August 2015.
Institutions are concerned about the link between custody and investment businesses at banks.
SIX and Clearstream aim to have a memorandum of understanding in place by mid-December.
Partnership set to provide proof of concept for blockchain tech in Swiss financial markets.
Renewal of agreement comes after competitive tender process.
SIX recorded strong results in its securities services business in the first half of the year.
SIX Group CFO Stefan Mäder will leave the position at his own request after six years in the role.
MTF will go interoperable with extended clearing options which LCH and X-clear say will improve netting opportunities.