Nivaura was a blockchain pioneer in London, working with banks, stock exchanges, financial market infrastructures and law firms on a string of high-profile regulatory sandbox projects that proved blockchain technology could support private placements, structured products, bonds, crypto-currency-backed bonds and equity settlements, even within the existing regulatory regime.
HQLAx is a properly funded start-up using the R3 Corda variant of blockchain technology to improve the ability of banks to mobilise eligible collateral, wherever it is, by tokenising assets while leaving them exactly where they are.
As blockchain technology emerges from the Trough of Disillusionment (© Gartner) and ascends the Slope of Enlightenment (© Gartner) the original promise of what it can deliver once it reaches the Plateau of Productivity (© Gartner) is being rediscovered.
A Future of Finance interview with Saum Noursalehi, CEO of tZero, on what the company is doing in the burgeoning security token markets.
A SUMMARY AND FULL REVIEW OF THE DISCUSSION AT THE WEBINAR ON 29 JULY 2020 Part I
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BLOCKCHAIN IN THE BOND MARKETS? (30th June 2021) A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH BOND MARKET PROFESSIONALS, EXCHANGES, INFRASTRUCTURE PROVIDERS, TECHNOLOGY AND BLOCKCHAIN COMPANIES Wednesday June 30 2021, 14.00 – 15.00 UK time Back in the blockchain heyday of 2016-18 there was no shortage of schemes to apply the technology to primaryContinue reading “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BLOCKCHAIN IN THE BOND MARKETS? (30th June 2021)”
COMPLACENCY ABOUT PRIME BROKER RISK COULD KILL HEDGE FUNDS A FUTURE OF FINANCE WEBINAR WITH PRIME BROKERS AND HEDGE FUND MANAGERS 29 June 2020 2.00-3.00 pm UK time The equity divisions of the banks gained from the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic, as market volatility increased transaction flows and trading opportunities. But hedge fundContinue reading “COMPLACENCY ABOUT PRIME BROKER RISK COULD KILL HEDGE FUNDS”