R3 and 15 member banks of its consortium have completed two distributed
ledger prototypes that it claims prove the usefulness of the technology in
addressing USD FX trading issues.
The banks designed and utilised self-executing transaction
agreements – so-called smart contracts -on ...
Hedge funds portfolio finance and treasury solutions
provider Enso Financial Analytics and money market fund platform EBS Treasury
have partnered to provide Enso cash and collateral movement workflows.
“By connecting the two platforms, Enso clients will be able
to make ...
FlexTrade Systems opened an office in Frankfurt,
Germany, in order to offer local sales and service to the company’s growing
German-speaking client base.
The new office will be in the same building as the
Frankfurt stock exchange.
“The initial ...
Calypso Technology has
joined the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) as a corporate member.
The WSBA, which is a
non-profit trade association, claims that the addition of Calypso reflects the
ever increasing need for blockchain knowledge and expertise across multiple
Thomson Reuters has joined R3’s partnership to design and
apply distributed and shared ledger-inspired technologies to global financial
“Thomson Reuters will contribute insights from its work with
customers to drive product innovation and transformation in the financial
Lmrkts, a compression provider which recently
facilitated the first multilateral FX compression designed to lower
counterparty exposures and consolidate cash flows, has agreed a strategic partnership
with Tradition to handle execution and compression processing for FX forwards.
A limited release ...
XTX Markets has joined Broadway Technology
as a liquidity provider in foreign exchange, Broadway announces.
“As the liquidity landscape evolves in FX
it is important to be able to provide our clients with increased connectivity
options to support their business”, ...
CLS and Quandl, a data platform for economic and financial data, have made standardised and aggregated FX trade reports available via subscription.
This new service will allow CLS to distribute its set of executed trade data to the broader market ...
Pragma Securities has launched TradeBase, a relational
database that provides clients real-time access to their parent and child FIX
The aim of this new database is provide clients with greater
transparency when facilitating their risk management, compliance, and
R3 has announced that
it is leading a group investigating the development of master templates for
smart contracts that can be used on “blockchain-inspired” platforms.
Following the R3 Smart Contract Templates Summits in London and New York in
late June, ...