Risk Awards 2020: With four million FX trades since launch, the “institutional PayPal” now aims to free trapped margin
HSBC, StanChart and Bank of China welcome Hong Kong and China trade finance tie-up
Service aims to smooth swaps reconciliation – ‘the Holy Grail’ – for Goldman, Citi and other backers
Former Bank of America exec sees more potential in rival projects, such as utility settlement coin
In this paper, the authors aim to provide an interpretation of the legal issue of settlement finality in the context of proof-of-work distributed ledger technology, such as the Bitcoin network.
A panel of experts explores how greater collaboration between risk and finance teams can garner significant benefits and add value, how technological innovation is making the regulatory landscape more complicated to navigate and produce transformative…
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In this paper, the simulated environment of a hierarchical energy trading market using Ethereum’s smartcontract technology is created as a proof-of-concept of using blockchain technology in energy trading.
Swiss bank aims to tackle shrinking margins by automating workflows and cutting trade processing costs
BP and Engie pick up two awards each, while BNPP takes the coveted derivatives house of the year
This paper interprets the principles of good governance and corporate governance in the context of distributed ledger technologies, namely blockchain, analyzing specif- ically how these principles apply to a blockchain-enabled energy market.
Middle office still grappling with use of blockchain and artificial intelligence
DLT platform aims to settle $100 billion of currency trades by year-end
What lies ahead for investment managers
Competitors must work together if technology is to harness its potential, say three industry leaders
Decision to shorten settlement cycle likely to hike fails caused by confirmation mismatches
ASX will seek comment on quicker settlement of cash stocks – possibly the same day
Money laundering and threats to personal data have regulators spooked
Teaser intro would be for three years, while users would still be charged for Swift and AMQP connections
Departure from blockchain firm follows other top exits in last few months
Fans highlight more reliable code, and suitability for complex tasks and distributed ledgers