My New Year’s wish for the future of Open Business

Editor's note: Eric Saraniecki is Digital Asset's Co-founder and Head of Strategic Initiatives 2021 was a banner year for digital assets, blockchain, and distributed ledger technology (DLT). Market caps of cryptocurrencies eclipsed those of many Fortune 500 companies. Non-fungible tokens (NFT) dominated the collective consciousness. Nations banned crypto for the tenth year in a row....
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SE2 and Digital Asset Partner to Innovate Across the Insurance and Annuity Product Lifecycle

Strategic alliance leverages distributed ledger and smart contracts to create better data access, standardization, and low-cost product liquidity December 8, 2021 SE2, a leading life and annuities insurance technology and services firm, and Digital Asset, a software and services provider, today announced their strategic collaboration to create products supporting the sales and servicing...
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Tokenization done right: A compliant and comprehensive approach with Daml

As more securities move to distributed ledger technology (DLT) platforms, effective asset tokenization holds the key to transforming issuance, settlement, custody, and asset servicing processes in financial services. The benefits of such digitization are clear — corporate actions and complex lifecycle management of regulated assets have long been major pain points across the industry,...
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DigitalX: Reducing compliance risk through smart digitization

All companies listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) must have a securities trading policy to help manage and govern how directors, managers, and employees buy and sell shares within the company. Whenever an annual report, market-sensitive information, and/or new data regarding performance of a product or service is released internally, a restricted period for trading goes...
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Highlights from Digital Asset at Hong Kong Fintech Week 2021: Dematerialization, Regulation, Tokenization, Green Bonds, and Interoperability

Digital Asset took the stage at Hong Kong Fintech Week, announcing our work with Goldman Sachs on its end-to-end tokenized asset infrastructure that will support the digital life cycle of multiple asset classes on permissioned and public blockchains, as well as our green bond issuance prototype built in partnership with GFT for the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and the Hong...
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Goldman Sachs Taps Digital Asset to Build Open Platform for Tokenized Assets

Goldman Sachs will use Daml to develop and support the end-to-end digital life cycle across multiple asset classes on permissioned and public blockchains. November 3, 2021 Digital Asset, a leading software and services provider helping enterprises build economic value through interconnected networks, today announced that Goldman Sachs will use Daml, Digital Asset’s core technology, to...
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Digitization of Financial Market Infrastructure: Analyzing the Power of Deutsche Börse’s D7 Post-Trade Platform and the Call for Dematerialization

There are a number of emerging themes driving the rapid innovation we see across global financial market infrastructure. However, digitization is at the forefront of these conversations as some of the world’s largest FMIs invest in the digitization of issuance processes and the dematerialization of securities. Broad Market Network Inefficiencies The urgency surrounding these initiatives...
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Digital Asset Meets Highest Standards of Data Protection with ISO 27001:2013 Certification

Industry-leading accreditation signals Digital Asset’s ongoing commitment to security, risk management, and best practices for data management across the organization October 28, 2021 Digital Asset, a software and services provider that helps enterprises build economic value through interconnected networks, today announced that it has achieved ISO 27001:2013 certification for...
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LiquidShare and Digital Asset Help Shape the Future of CBDCs: Three Lessons Learned

Interest in Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) is surging based on a confluence of global trends. As Central Banks have noted in the Central Banks’ Executive Summary, “Many jurisdictions are seeing falling transactional use of cash, and new forms of digital money issued by the non-bank private sector (such as stablecoins) emerge. These developments have accelerated since the onset...
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CAIS and Digital Asset Partner to Tackle Inefficiencies at Intersection of Wealth Management and Alternative Investments

New alliance will explore use cases for blockchain, distributed ledgers and smart contracts, including faster investor authentication methods, reduction of transaction cost and friction, and enhancing product liquidity October 18, 2021 CAIS, the leading alternative investment platform, and Digital Asset, the creators of the Daml multi-party application platform, today announced a...
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