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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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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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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The Evolution of Legacy Market Infrastructure

Bursa Malaysia Takes First Steps to Test the Dematerialization of the Issuance of Physical Securities using Digital Asset’s Daml with VMware Blockchain Capital Markets are seeing unprecedented growth and innovation across the systems and market infrastructure powering our global economy. In a recent Nasdaq study commissioned from Celent, CIO Market Infrastructure Survey 2021: The...
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Broadridge Reimagines Repo Markets with Smart Contracts and Distributed Ledger Technology

On June 14, Broadridge Financial Solutions announced it went live with its Distributed Ledger Repo platform, averaging daily volumes of over $31 billion in repurchase (repo) transactions. Powered by Daml’s application framework and VMware Blockchain’s distributed ledger technology, this solution not only creates better and more efficient repo transactions but also—and more...
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Discussing the State of Distributed Ledger Technology

Recently, I had the pleasure of taking part in Information Management Network’s Synchronize Virtual Series panel discussion “Market Trends in Distributed Ledger Technology.” Sandra Ro, chief executive officer of the Global Blockchain Business Council, moderated the event, which also featured panelists Csilla Zsigri, vice president of marketing and strategy at Blockchain Technology...
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The Demex Group Explains Why Daml and Sextant Provide the Necessary Technology Foundation for a Successful Climate Resiliency Platform

Digital Asset alongside Blockchain Technology Partners and the Demex Group discussed how risk managers across a variety of industries are using the Daml application framework, Sextant infrastructure management platform, and other emerging technologies to support use cases in climate resiliency during a virtual event on May 12. Watch the webinar recording here.  The Demex Group provides...
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It’s virtual event season, where will you be in June?

With the virtual event season hard upon us, we published a special edition of Interconnected solely focused on events over the next month. In the coming weeks, our subject matter experts are speaking at a number of events on a variety of topics from Central Bank Digital Currency to digital assets, digital identity, decentralized finance, capital markets trends, innovation in technology,...
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