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.
The partnership between HSBC, SGX and sovereign wealth fund Temasek marks the first end-to-end digitisation effort focusing on the Asian bond markets.
Project saw cash and securities tokens swapped for settlement using DLT, and tokenised cash used as collateral for margin requirements.
Dublin will be R3’s second European office and is set to open in 2020 as part of the vendor’s rapid expansion plans.
A trial project using blockchain to transfer and settle securities and cash proved costly and less speedy than the traditional way, the Bundesbank president said.