Browsing the "DLT" Tag

Catalonia to Build DLT-Based Identity Platform for Citizens

| Daniel Palmer

Catalonia will develop a decentralized identity platform aimed to give citizens control of their own data when interacting with online services.

ASX DLT System ‘On Track,’ Says Annual Report

| Daniel Palmer

The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system.

UK’s Pensions and Welfare Department Eyes DLT for Faster Payments

| Daniel Palmer

The U.K. Department for Work and Pensions is investigating distributed ledger technology as a way to boost its payments systems.

IBM, Tata Become First Big Techs to Back Hedera Blockchain

| Nathan DiCamillo

IBM and Indian telecom Tata Communications have joined the governance council of Hedera Hashgraph, a blockchain alternative for enterprises.

The Crypto ‘Trichotomy’

| Tim Enneking

The crypto space has split into three different areas, and the term “crypto” no longer applies to all of them, argues Tim Enneking.

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.