Browsing the "Northern Trust" Tag

Prime Trust Enters Crypto Custody Race, Will Hold ‘Any’ Ethereum Token

| Ian Allison

Prime Trust, a Nevada trust company, says it can handle custody for bitcoin, ether and any token issued on ethereum under the ERC-20 standard.

Northern Trust Is Helping Hedge Funds Invest in Cryptocurrencies

| Nikhilesh De

U.S.-based custody bank Northern Trust is helping traditional "mainstream" hedge funds expand into cryptocurrencies, says Forbes.

Northern Trust Wins Patent for Storing Meeting Minutes on a Blockchain

| Christine Kim

Northern Trust Corporation has been granted a patent for a system to create immutable records of meetings on a blockchain.

Santander Conducts Proxy Voting Blockchain Pilot at AGM

| Sujha Sundararajan

Banco Santander has completed a blockchain pilot that it says improves the process of proxy voting during annual general meetings.


Northern Trust, PwC Launch ‘Instant’ Blockchain Audits

| Michael del Castillo

Rather than waiting for periodic reports, auditors of private equity funds on Northern Trust's blockchain will get the data almost immediately.

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Northern Trust Moves to Scale Up Live Equities Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

Chicago-based Northern Trust was one of the first banks to launch a live blockchain effort. Now, it's giving the platform an upgrade.

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Broadridge Completes Blockchain Proxy Voting Trial

| Pete Rizzo

Investor services firm Broadridge piloted what it called its "first application of blockchain technology" in a high-profile test this week.

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Northern Trust Goes Live With IBM-Powered Private Equities Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

With $6.7tn in assets under custody, Northern Trust has formally launched its first blockchain product with a little help from IBM.

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R3 Bank Partner Northern Trust Details Four Internal Blockchain Tests

| Michael del Castillo

R3CEV's test with Northern Trust inspired a blockchain proof-of-concept among three other experiments for different aspects of asset management.