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Computer coding error costs Citigroup $7 million

Computer coding error costs Citigroup $7 million

14 July 2016  |  3884 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 8 linkedin

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has slapped a $7 million fine on Citigroup to settle charges that a computer coding error caused the firm to provide the agency with incomplete 'blue sheet' information about trades it executed.

DTCC shifts reference data services to AWS cloud

DTCC shifts reference data services to AWS cloud

13 July 2016  |  3245 views  |  0 comments | 5 tweets | 9 linkedin

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) is shifting more of its applications to Amazon Web Services in a progressive effort to cut costs by migrating to the cloud and eliminating the need to buy, build and maintain internal servers, storage and security structures.

R3 bids to develop master templates for smart contracts

R3 bids to develop master templates for smart contracts

13 July 2016  |  4294 views  |  0 comments | 8 tweets | 18 linkedin

The R3 blockchain consortium is working with Barclays Bank, Isda and legal and academic bodies to explore the development of a repository of master templates for smart contracts when trading and managing securities on distributed and shared ledgers.

Brexit: Visa could move jobs to continent, LSE-Deutsche Bourse London HQ at risk

Brexit: Visa could move jobs to continent, LSE-Deutsche Bourse London HQ at risk

29 June 2016  |  5135 views  |  1 comments | 6 tweets | 10 linkedin

The Brexit fallout continues, with concerns rising that Visa might move hundreds of jobs out of the UK, the London Stock Exchange's merger with Deutsche Bourse could be hampered, and the City's role running euro clearing is under threat.

2016 Wall Street blockchain investment to top $1bn

2016 Wall Street blockchain investment to top $1bn

24 June 2016  |  10805 views  |  0 comments | 27 tweets | 15 linkedin

Financial service firms and technology providers around the world will spend more than $1 billion this year as they race to bring distributed ledger tech to capital markets, claims Greenwich Associates.

Marketplace lending and distributed ledgers pose threats to financial stability - FSOC

Marketplace lending and distributed ledgers pose threats to financial stability - FSOC

22 June 2016  |  3833 views  |  3 comments | 7 tweets | 5 linkedin

The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) has zoned in on marketplace lending and distributed ledger technology as emerging threats to the safe operation of financial markets.

BNP Paribas apoints custody and clearing head to lead new innovation lab

BNP Paribas apoints custody and clearing head to lead new innovation lab

22 June 2016  |  4532 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 8 linkedin

BNP Paribas Securities Services has set up a 20-person innovation and digital lab (I&D Lab) staffed by industry veterans to focus on the use of big data and distributed ledger technologies and potential investment oppotunities in the fintech sector.

ASX lifts stake in Digital Asset Holdings

ASX lifts stake in Digital Asset Holdings

22 June 2016  |  3110 views  |  0 comments | 3 tweets | 7 linkedin

The Australian Securities Exchange is to lift its stake in blockchain startup Digital Asset Holdings, reinforcing its determination to press ahead with plans to develop a new post-trade platform based on distributed ledger technology.

Euroclear explores use of blockchain in London gold markets

Euroclear explores use of blockchain in London gold markets

22 June 2016  |  4726 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 13 linkedin

Euroclear is exploring the potential of using blockchain technology to create a next generation settlement service for the London gold market.

French firms to build post-trade blockchain infrastructure for SMEs

French firms to build post-trade blockchain infrastructure for SMEs

21 June 2016  |  4864 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 11 linkedin

BNP Paribas Securities Services, Euronext and Société Générale are among the members of a seven-strong consortium that has banded together to investigate the development of a post-trade blockchain infrastructure for SMEs in Europe.

Deutsche Bourse sets up fintech venture fund

Deutsche Bourse sets up fintech venture fund

21 June 2016  |  5553 views  |  0 comments | 16 tweets | 6 linkedin

Deutsche Bourse is to set up a dedicated fintech venture fund, DB1, to invest in early to growth stage companies operating in the capital markets arena.

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