Browsing the "NSD" Tag

Russia’s Central Depository to Launch Security Token Blockchain Next Month

| Ian Allison

Russia’s National Settlement Depository will launch its long-awaited digital asset ledger next month – 5,000 kilometers away from its Moscow HQ.

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A Group of 30 Global Central Securities Depositories Is Exploring Crypto Custody

| Ian Allison

A group of central securities depositories (CSDs) is seriously looking at how they might custody digital assets.

Russian Institutions to Trial Central Bank ICO Platform

| Wolfie Zhao

Two financial institutions are set to test a regulatory platform set up by the Bank of Russia that aims to make ICOs more transparent and secure.

Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform

| Sujha Sundararajan

Russian bank Sberbank CIB and telecoms firm MTS have conducted what they say is the country's first commercial bond transaction made using blockchain.

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Blockchain Voting Is Here for Enterprise, But Where Are the Users?

| Michael del Castillo

Not everyone wants a more transparent financial system, as these struggling sales pitches from global CSDs make painfully obvious.

D3 Unveiled: Russian Platform Would Turn Legacy CSDs into Crypto Custodians

| Michael del Castillo

Execs at Russia's National Settlement Depository have revealed new details about a planned blockchain-based cryptocurrency depository platform.

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Making Boring Sexy: NSD Sees Booming Interest for Blockchain Bonds

| Michael del Castillo

Russia's National Security Depository is seeing an unexpected benefit of blockchain that could turn into a new source of revenue: publicity.

Perks of a Follower? HKEX Seeks Second-Mover Advantage on Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is comfortable watching and learning from the sidelines while other securities' exchanges adopt blockchain.

Russia’s Central Depository Trials Hyperledger for Bond Trading

| Stan Higgins

Russia's central securities depository (CSD) is testing a new blockchain-based commercial bond trading platform built on Hyperledger Fabric.

Russia’s Central Depository Plans to Build Its Own Cryptocurrency Wallet

| Wolfie Zhao

Russia's National Settlement Depository is developing a blockchain platform to provide deposit and settlement service for digital assets.