The post-trade blockchain project at ASX has been pushed back by one year as the exchange faced pressure from users to delay the launch.
Industry heavyweights Vanguard, BNY Mellon, Franklin Templeton, and State Street completed a pilot to trade FX forwards using DLT.
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic forced ASX to rethink the launch of its new blockchain-based post-trade settlement system.
Trust banks, asset managers, and other securities services providers have been invited by JPX to participate in the test.
The Swiss Exchange is readying the launch of its digital asset ecosystem, with Omniex set to provide the front-end platform of the business.
FX settlement provider CLS has added three major investment banks to its blockchain-based netting platform, with nine institutions now live on the service.
Axoni has launched its distributed ledger network for equity swaps, with Citi and Goldman Sachs among the first to adopt the platform.
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Deutsche Börse stated the initiative is the latest milestone in building a comprehensive ecosystem for digital assets.
JP Morgan has developed a DLT-based system to speed-up and automate post-trade margin payments.