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The Transparency Machine

On Jan 31, 2021
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RT @dgwbirch: New post on the 15Mb blog. Most blockchain ideas that I hear about make no sense. How is it then that even a blockchain grouch such as me thinks that the technology has something to offer? https://t.co/3T1OVcdqXz #TranslucentTransactions #AmbientAccountability #EncryptedOpenBooks https://t.co/ll2QTnKllD
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Well, first of all, let’s stop talking about blockchains and use the more general terms shared ledgers to cover the spectrum of relevant technologies and enterprise shared ledgers to cover the particular use case of sharing data between organisations (and regulators etc) in a permissioned ...

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On Jan 31, 2021
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RT @dgwbirch: New post on the 15Mb blog. Most blockchain ideas that I hear about make no sense. How is it then that even a blockchain grouch such as me thinks that the technology has something to offer? https://t.co/3T1OVcdqXz #TranslucentTransactions #AmbientAccountability #EncryptedOpenBooks https://t.co/ll2QTnKllD
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The Transparency Machine

The Transparency Machine

Well, first of all, let’s stop talking about blockchains and use the more general terms shared ledgers to cover the spectrum of relevant technologies and enterprise shared ledgers to cover ...

Most Blockchain Pitches I Hear Make No Sense, Yet I’m Sure That Blockchain Will Transform Business

Most Blockchain Pitches I Hear Make No Sense, Yet I’m Sure That Blockchain Will Transform Business

Many of the "blockchain" ideas I hear don't make any sense, yet I still think that the use of enterprise shared ledger (ESL) software will transform business just as much as enterprise ...

Ambient accountability as a narrative for the blockchain

Ambient accountability as a narrative for the blockchain

“Blockchain, as the digital ledger, will heavily impact the way we do business in the financial services industry” [Oliver Bussmann, CIO of UBS] [From CIO says blockchain ‘will heavily ...

New Generation Blockchain To Transform Financial Markets From Analogue To Digital

New Generation Blockchain To Transform Financial Markets From Analogue To Digital

Blockchain 2.0 now looks at much more multi-node activity across the financial services tiers, across jurisdictions, and across business activities

Swiss Association Issues Industry Standards for Custody and Management of Digital Assets

Swiss Association Issues Industry Standards for Custody and Management of Digital Assets

CMTA Open Industry Standards for Digital Assets. First initiative by the Swiss financial industry to agree on a common standard in the path to digitalization.

SPACs Are Hot But Be Well Prepared – The SEC Is Watching

SPACs Are Hot But Be Well Prepared – The SEC Is Watching

The prevalence of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) has expanded dramatically over the past year as organizations capitalize on a more streamlined path to public ownership. But ...

“Build It and They Will Come” – Security Tokens at the Gate

“Build It and They Will Come” – Security Tokens at the Gate

This post, the 4th in a series of 4, is written by Sheldon Freedman, a fintech and funds lawyer at Hassans in Gibraltar. Click here for last week’s post in this series. 2019 is widely ...

Philip R Lane: Trends and cycles in financial intermediation

Philip R Lane: Trends and cycles in financial intermediation

Remarks by Mr Philip R Lane, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Bank of Spain-SUERF Conference "Financial Disintermediation and the Future of the Banking Sector", Madrid, 30 ...

Free Markets Don’t Create Free People: Bitcoin’s Tech Success Masks Its Failure

Free Markets Don’t Create Free People: Bitcoin’s Tech Success Masks Its Failure

Blockchain is primarily being used to create a new class of monopolists and set in stone a regime of surveillance, says writer James Bridle.

Disintermediating finance: Fintech and its limitations

Disintermediating finance: Fintech and its limitations

Armed with the power of modern technology, Fintech firms aim to replace the current framework of licensed intermediaries and trusted central gatekeepers. Third, cryptocurrencies cannot ...

3 critical responsibilities of digital asset custodians

3 critical responsibilities of digital asset custodians

Blockchain technology is moving beyond experimentations and use in payments. Recent advances in cryptographic, security and distributed ledger techniques:

Skyhook Capital and DASL Partner to Incorporate Digital Securities Into E-Wealth and Digital Banking

Skyhook Capital and DASL Partner to Incorporate Digital Securities Into E-Wealth and Digital Banking

Skyhook Capital has entered into a strategic partnership with Digital Asset Shared Ledger to Incorporate Digital Securities Into Conventional E-Wealth and Digital Banking Channels