UK-based SETL has appointed Christian Noyer, formerly governor of the Banque de France, to the firm’s board of directors.
Research suggests the buy-side is slightly ahead in terms of AI technology adoption compared to sell-side firms and exchanges.
Goldman Sachs, Citi, JP Morgan, Wells Fargo and Franklin Templeton Investments are also investors in blockchain technology vendor Axoni.
Asset manager takes minority stake in first start-up to join Cobalt in-residence programme.
Research from AFME and PwC found that blockchain has little or no current technology investment focus for the majority of banks.
BNY Mellon has appointed a head of digital to drive the bank’s strategic digital direction and focus on new technologies.
Addition of RegTech firm ClauseMatch as IA member aimed at increasing buy-side engagement with FinTechs.
Axoni closes Series B funding round with participation from JP Morgan, Wells Fargo, Franklin Templeton Investments and NEX Group.
The UK’s FCA and ten other financial regulators have laid out plans for a new global financial innovation network.
Major institutions back cloud-based voice communications FinTech firm Cloud9 Technologies with latest investment round.