Browsing the "Capital Markets" Tag

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The End of the First Crypto Decade

| Massimo Morini

Investments veteran Massimo Morini believes the end of 2018 is not the end of a year, but a decade, that changed the world of finance.

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Asset-Backed Securities: Entering the Crypto Conversation in 2019

| Charlie Moore

There's a growing consensus that DLT supports the credit sector's digital transformation goals, says Charlie Moore of Global Debt Registry.

Austrian Government to Notarize $1.3 Billion Bond Auction Using Ethereum

| Wolfie Zhao

The Austrian government is planning to use the ethereum blockchain to notarize the auction of a bond worth around $1.3 billion.

Capital Markets Blockchains Are Finally Getting Go-Live Dates

| Ian Allison

Big financial market infrastructure players detailed their progress on blockchain conversions, with real timelines for going live, at Consensus 2018.

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Blockchain Asset Registries: Approaching Enlightenment?

| Juan Antonio Ketterer and Gabriela Andrade

Putting real-world assets on a blockchain may be a promise worth pursuing, but field reports suggest it's an idea still just out of reach.

Baltic Nations Agree to Support DLT Development

| Nikhilesh De

Three Baltic governments have struck an accord that includes a commitment to support the development of technologies like blockchain.

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Assets Will Be Tokens (And It Will Change Finance)

| Pavel Kravchenko

Tokenization of assets will greatly reduce market friction, in part by giving investors unprecedented levels of information, writes Pavel Kravchenko.

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Overstock to Release Blockchain Product to Curb Naked Short Sales

| Michael del Castillo

Overstock.com will soon release software designed to help alleviate the very problem that got its founder involved in blockchain in the first place.

Standard Chartered Joins EquiChain’s Capital Markets Blockchain Pilot

| Sujha Sundararajan

Standard Chartered is partnering with fintech startup EquiChain to assist its blockchain pilot focused on bringing efficiencies to capital markets.

Japan Exchange Report: Cloud Edging Out DLT for Capital Markets Needs

| Nikhilesh De

A new Japan Exchange Group report throws cold water on the idea that distributed ledger tech may soon make inroads in global capital markets.