Real Time Equities Settlement will change the global capital markets beyond recognition, impacting every player in the ecosystem. For long a technological pipedream, Real Time Equities Settlement is nudging closer to reality thanks to Blockchain technology. In this research note, we look at the progress being made by two established exchanges (NASDAQ andRead More
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The generously funded startup Chain became the first company to complete and document a private securities transaction using blockchain technology on Nasdaq, the exchange reported today. Can we stop talking about finding a use case for blockchains now? The transaction, details of which were not disclosed, involved Chain issuing sharesRead More
There are many ways to measure bank efficiency, but in 2013 net income per employee was arguably the best indicator of all for stock performance among large financial institutions. Net income per employee — net income divided by total employees — indicates whether, on a deep level, a financial institution isRead More
As our industry wrestled with ‘the cloud’ in a recent FFIEC announcement, one of the largest parts of the financial industry has announced FinQloud with the specific intent of meeting regulatory compliance needs. FinQloud has been launched by NASDAQ in partnership with Amazon Web Services or AWS, the cloud platform fromRead More