Asia Pacific’s DLT Initiatives Offer Valuable Lessons for Global Capital Markets

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Accelerating the use of smart contract technology to optimize market workflows

October 14

Given Asia Pacific’s economic momentum and affinity for advanced technology, it is perhaps unsurprising to discover that several Stock Exchanges in the region have picked up the baton when it comes to Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and its best recognized version of transaction recordkeeping, Blockchain. 

Gary O'Brien, Head of Custody Product for APAC at BNP Paribas Securities Services and Jon Rout, Business Development Director for APAC at Digital Asset share their collective views about the growing trend of Blockchain adoption in Asia. 

What can global capital markets players learn from the accelerating deployment of DAML smart contract technology across Asia?

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The Economist: The revolution beyond bitcoin
Hyperledger: Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Project Announces 30 Founding Members and Code Proposals To Advance Blockchain Technology
Fortune: Google Expands Blockchain Push With Digital Asset Tie-Up
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