Money, Money, Money: The Future of Payments?

  UK FinTech Week 2020 goes virtual!  Yuval Rooz, CEO and Co-founder at Digital Asset participated on a lively panel discussion during UK FinTech Week 2020 about the future of payments.  Yuval was joined by  industry luminaries from Women in Payments, SWIFT, Bank of England, Hogan Lovells, and Modulr. From interoperability challenges to digital currencies, embedded payments and future...
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Exactpro Enables Testing for DAML-built Applications

  Post-trade activities are a crucial part of the overall trade process. As more large scale distributed ledger technology (DLT) projects come to life, stress testing DLT applications becomes necessary to ensure these new applications can meet the demanding requirements of the post-trade processing landscape.  Recently, Exactpro announced that it has expanded and adapted its post-trade...
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DAML: the contract language of distributed ledgers

In the September issue of Communications of the ACM, Camille Fournier, the head of platform development for a leading New York City hedge fund, sits down with Shaul Kfir, CTO and co-founder of Digital Asset, to discuss distributed-ledger technology  (DLT) and DAML, the open source smart contract language developed by Digital Asset.  In the interview, "DAML: The Contract Language of...
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Broadridge: Distributed Repo

  Broadridge Financial Solutions writes about why the repo market presents an ideal use case for distributed ledger technology and why they're using DAML to build an innovative  bilateral repo platform. Imagine a world where all participants on a repo transaction share a single view throughout the lifecycle of the trade. Where having a single source of record on a platform that defined...
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Risk.net: Functional programming reaches for stardom in finance

Would you like your software to be more reliable, harder to hack and cheaper to run? Then, if you aren’t already in on the act, it may be time to embrace functional programming – a maths-based approach that is challenging the status quo at financial firms. Proponents of functional languages say they are better at handling certain financial operations than the dominant, so-called...
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