07 February 2016

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European clearing and settlement agency Euroclear has called on financial market participants to collaborate and embrace the long-term potential of blockchain technologies for cutting IT costs and driving down post-trade and securities servicing fees.

Goldman and IBM join Digital Asset Holdings funding round

Goldman and IBM join Digital Asset Holdings funding round

02 February 2016  | 1 comments | 11 tweets | 1 linkedin

Goldman Sachs and IBM have jumped aboard Digital Asset Holdings' recent investment round, taking the blockchain startup's haul to more than $60 million.

JPMorgan begins blockchain trial - FT

JPMorgan begins blockchain trial - FT

01 February 2016  | 0 comments | 19 tweets | 16 linkedin

JPMorgan has begun a trial project to test the use of blockchain technology in its loan trading operations, according to a report in the Financial Times.

DTCC calls for industry coordination on distributed ledger tech

DTCC calls for industry coordination on distributed ledger tech

25 January 2016  | 0 comments | 10 tweets | 13 linkedin

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has pitched itself as the coordinator of an industry-wide investigation into whether distributed ledger technology is the answer to "certain limitations" in the post-trade process.

Digital Asset Holdings, the blockchain startup helmed by former JP Morgan luminary Blythe Masters, has raised more than $50 million in a funding round joined by some of the biggest names in financial services, including Citi, Deutsche Börse and Santander InnoVentures. One of the investors, the ASX, has also handed Digital Asset a contract to design a post-trade settlement system using distributed ledger technology.

R3 runs blockchain proof-of-concept with eleven banks

R3 runs blockchain proof-of-concept with eleven banks

20 January 2016  | 1 comments | 30 tweets | 31 linkedin

Bank-backed blockchain collaboration outfit R3 has announced the completion of a distributed ledger experiment involving eleven of the world's largest financial institutions.

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