Institutions see everything to play for in UK’s DLT sandbox

Industry welcomes flexible issuance limits, but rues derivatives’ exclusion as a missed opportunity

Digital sandbox

Some of the UK’s largest financial institutions have welcomed the government’s consultation on establishing a financial market infrastructure sandbox for firms experimenting with blockchain technology.

Duncan Moir, senior investment manager in the alternatives team at asset manager abrdn, says the Digital Securities Sandbox (DSS) could be something that “fuels further digital innovation in UK financial services, and the approach to eligibility and risk-based supervision encourages new

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here