Bitwave, Friedman LLP, NODE40, Polymath Network and Texture Capital have recently become corporate members of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA).
Blockpass has partnered with QTUM to offer it's On-chain KYC solutions to the QTUM ecosystem.
Asset managers’ understanding of companies’ ESG practices could be improved by using new technologies such as artificial intelligence, tokenisation, and ledger technology, according to a report from consultancy Capco.
Telos, the second most active blockchain platform in the world, with over 600,000 accounts, has created a new bridge to Ethereum in coordination with plans to list its new ERC-20 token on Uniswap in March.
Cobalt, a provider of risk and settlement infrastructure, has partnered with EPAM Systems, a global provider of digital platform engineering and development services, to create an institutional-grade FIX gateway for the digital asset markets – providing connectivity to over 50 digital asset exchanges and market makers.
As more institutional investors dip their toes into the cryptocurrency investing space, the range of assets they are investing in is expanding to include ether, the native asset of the Ethereum blockchain. Interest in Ethereum funds is driving an ongoing price rally, which reached all-time highs above USD1,800 this week.
Exchange technology specialist Exberry, Digital Asset, creator of the open source Daml shared ledger development framework, and Baymarkets, developer of the Clara clearing system, have teamed up to create an exchange infrastructure with central counterparty clearing functionality.
Allfunds Blockchain, a blockchain technology arm of Allfunds, and ConsenSys, an Ethereum software company, have signed a partnership agreement to further support the streamlining of the fund distribution value chain, and other regulated industries.
Digital token trading platform Bitfinex successfully managed 400,000 ‘trading events’ per second yesterday amid a frenzy of speculation on bitcoin after Elon Musk's Tesla bought USD1.5 billion of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency.
Texture Capital, an institutional marketplace for private capital, has formed a partnership with Vertalo, a digital asset data management platform and SEC-registered transfer agent, to collaborate on solutions to develop the digital securities ecosystem.