Browsing the "DLT" Tag

Spanish Stock Exchange to Go Live With Blockchain Collateral Pledge Certificates

| Anna Baydakova

Spain's largest stock exchange expects to go live by the end of 2019 with a blockchain-based system for certifying collateral pledges.

SWIFT Teams Up With Major Banks, SGX to Trial Blockchain Voting

| Daniel Palmer

Financial messaging giant Swift has teamed up with Singapore Exchange and several major banks to trial a DLT platform for shareholder voting.

Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform

| Yogita Khatri

Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with distributed ledger tech from Digital Asset.

CFTC Chair Says Distributed Ledger Tech Can Aid Market Watchdogs

| Nikhilesh De

CFTC chair Christopher Giancarlo explained how DLT can be used to help the agency more efficiently regulate markets during a speech Wednesday.

Most Central Banks Back Digital Currency If DLT Improved: IBM Survey

| Wolfie Zhao

A new IBM survey finds most central banks polled back issuing a wholesale digital currency, but are still uncertain about blockchain's efficiency.

ECB Has ‘No Plans’ to Issue a Digital Euro, Says Mario Draghi

| Daniel Palmer

The chief of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, said Friday that the institution has "no plans" to issue a digital currency, Reuters reports.

$31 Million NEX Project Could Be Biggest Casualty of Blockchain Cuts

| Ian Allison

An investigation by CoinDesk has found a flagship blockchain project by NEX group has lost dozens of employees while racking up millions in costs.

UK Government Pilots Blockchain in Bid to Secure Digital Evidence

| Muyao Shen

The U.K. Ministry of Justice is investigating blockchain as a possible tool for securing digital forms of evidence, its deputy director said Thursday.

Thailand’s Central Bank Is Developing a Digital Currency Based on R3 Tech

| Wolfie Zhao

The Bank of Thailand is developing its own digital currency, aiming to complete a first proof-of-concept by March 2019.

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The Trick to Selling Blockchain Solutions? Don’t Say ‘Blockchain’

| Ian Allison

Once a sure way to get a meeting, startups building blockchain solutions are focusing more on the benefits of their products than the tech itself.