DAML for Microsoft Azure Database Now Available

DAML for Azure Database enables customers to deploy multiparty applications on Microsoft’s powerful cloud infrastructure immediately December 8 Businesses are using distributed ledger platforms to deploy multiparty applications even though many wish they could simply leverage familiar infrastructure to improve complex business processes that don’t require overhauling their systems with...
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Climate Risk InsurTech Brings Blockchain and Smart Contracts to Financial Risk Solutions

BTP’s blockchain management platform Sextant for DAML selected by  The Demex Group November 19 In the wake of climate change, the term ‘climate resilience’ is becoming more mainstream. Volatile weather conditions are increasingly making it difficult for commercial property owners to allocate budgets for various property management services e.g., snow removal, de-icing walkways,...
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Digital Asset Expands DAML Certification Program

Spurred by demand from enterprises to be DAML-certified, program validates expertise in smart contracts and distributed ledger technology November 10 Certification is a great way for developers, solution architects, engineers and system administrators to demonstrate their expertise in a particular skill that employers and potential customers deem valuable. As DAML continues to gain...
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ISDA and Digital Asset Launch CDM Clearing Pilot Using DAML

ISDA expands the capabilities of its Common Domain Model (CDM) for the clearing of over-the-counter derivatives using DAML October 6, 2020 Clearing is an essential part of the derivatives landscape and it is extremely important the operational processes are consistent to ensure seamless automation. As a result, ISDA and Digital Asset announced today a pilot implementation of the Common...
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BNP Paribas and Digital Asset Join Forces to Develop DLT Trade and Settlement Apps

BNP Paribas Securities Services today announces a new partnership with Digital Asset to design a number of real-time trade and settlement apps using DAML smart contracts. September 15, 2020 The new apps will provide market participants in Asia Pacific with real-time access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX)’s anticipated DLT -based trading and...
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DAML Named the Exclusive Smart Contract Language for China’s Blockchain Services Network

National Blockchain Infrastructure backed by State Information Center, China Mobile, China UnionPay, and Red Date Technology selects DAML, created by Digital Asset, for unified smart contracts September 14, 2020 Red Date Technology and Digital Asset announced an agreement to integrate DAML smart contract technology with China’s Blockchain Services Network (BSN). As a part of the...
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SGX Uses DAML to Complete its First Digital Bond Issuance

Working with HSBC Singapore and Temasek, SGX completes pilot digital bond for Olam International September 1, 2020 As blockchain adoption and digital transformation trends continue to surge across Asia, Singapore Exchange (SGX) is paving the way forward in the bond market. The Exchange announced today it completed its first digital bond issuance on SGX’s digital asset issuance,...
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Digital Asset, Creators of DAML, Adds VMware As Investor in Series C Round

VMware joins other leading tech giants Samsung and Salesforce in Digital Asset’s Series C Financing Round New York -- July 14, 2020 Digital Asset, the creators of the open source DAML smart contract language, announced today that VMware has joined the company’s Series C financing round, which was announced last December. With the investment, VMware joins technology leaders Salesforce...
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WeBank to Integrate DAML with China’s Leading Blockchain Platform

  Read full press release >> China is embracing blockchain technology at a rapid pace. According to global market intelligence firm IDC, China’s spending on blockchain technology will reach over $2 billion USD in 2023.  Additional research from CB Insights shows that blockchain deals are moving from West to East, going from 51% in the US and 2% in China in 2015 to 31% and 22%...
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Digital Asset is First Blockchain Startup to Successfully Complete AICPA Type 2 SOC 2 Examination

Digital Asset continues to demonstrate its commitment to meeting the security requirements of its customers and the integrity of its products and services New York -- March 5, 2020 -- Digital Asset, the creators of the open-source DAML smart contract language, announced today that it has successfully and voluntarily completed a Type 2 SOC 2 examination, which is a report on controls at...
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Hyperledger Besu now has DAML Smart Contracts

Long-time Digital Asset partner, Blockchain Technology Partners, adds commercial support for Hyperledger Besu through its Sextant for DAML platform Hyperledger Global Forum, Phoenix, AZ -- March 3, 2020 -- Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) today announced that its Sextant for DAML platform now commercially supports the integration of DAML, the open source smart contract language...
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BTP brings smart contracts to Amazon QLDB with Sextant for DAML

DAML on Amazon QLDB integration brings the benefits of smart contracts to AWS customers underpinned by an immutable ledger New York -- February 25, 2020 -- Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) today announced the general availability of its integration of DAML, the open source smart contract language created by Digital Asset, with the Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (Amazon QLDB),...
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Leading Tech Companies Join Series C Financing & Former Microsoft Exec Joins Board

Salesforce Ventures and Samsung Venture Investment Corp join Series C financing round Former head of Microsoft’s enterprise business, Susan Hauser, appointed to Digital Asset’s Board New York -- February 4, 2020 -- Digital Asset, the creators of the open source DAML smart contract language, announced today that Salesforce Ventures and Samsung Venture Investment Corp (Samsung)...
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Odyssey Introduces Goals of the Odyssey Hackathon 2020 in Davos

 Business leaders explore new digital economic systems that incentivize decarbonization and plastic waste reduction, the role of blockchain, AI and other emerging technologies in enabling the shift Sanjay Poonen (VMware), Yuval Rooz (Digital Asset), Kavita Gupta (Katapult. AI), Rod Beckstrom (formerly ICANN; BECKSTROM), Rutger van Zuidam (Odyssey) discuss Outcompeting Destructive...
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XBourse Global Designs Market Infrastructure of the Future with DAML

XBourse will pioneer use of project:DABL, Digital Asset’s new cloud-based environment for DAML applications New York and Singapore -- 17 December 2019 -- Alternative markets innovator Tony Mackay announced today that his new markets venture, XBourse Global, will develop digital markets and market infrastructure products using DAML, the open source smart contract language created by New...
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Digital Asset Raises $35 Million in Series C Financing to Capture Smart Contract Market with DAML

  Funding will be used to expand variety of partner platforms that run DAML applications   New York -- 11 December 2019 -- Digital Asset, the creators of the open source DAML smart contract language, announced today that it has raised more than $35 million in Series C funding from new and existing investors. The latest financing round brings the total amount raised by Digital Asset...
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Unibright enables anyone to create DAML smart contracts with “no code” developer tools

Unibright’s Business Integration Framework now supports the DAML smart contract language November 21, 2019 — Bingen am Rhein, Germany — Unibright announced today that its Blockchain Integration Framework now supports DAML, the open source smart contract language created by Digital Asset. By adding support for DAML, business people and developers can now use the Framework’s modules to...
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Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Partners deliver Sextant for DAML

Sextant for DAML adopted by nanotechnology pioneer Quantum Materials Corp (QMC)  Combined solution tackles global supply chain problem of counterfeit goods New York, November 7, 2019 -- Digital Asset, the creator of the DAML smart contract language, and Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP), the provider of the Sextant blockchain management platform, today announced that they have...
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Magic BlockchainQA Introduces IsRobo, a Test Automation Suite for DAML

Magic BlockchainQA, a subsidiary of Magic FinServ, a dedicated Blockchain testing company, announced the launch of its Test Automation suite called Intelligent Scenario Robot, or IsRobo (TM), an AI-driven scenario generator that helps developers test smart contracts written in DAML, the open-source programming language created by Digital Asset. IsRobo uses an AI-driven scenario...
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Sphereon uses DAML to enable Asset Tokenization & Stablecoin Management

Digital Asset partner Sphereon announced this week at the Voice of Blockchain conference  in Chicago that is has enabled the tokenization of assets and stablecoin management using DAML on Factom Protocol. This development leverages DAML to issue and transact fungible and non-fungible tokens on any of the DAML-supported ledgers, thus allowing the issuance and management of stablecoins...
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ASX, Digital Asset and VMware join forces on DLT

  VMware adds support and scale to ASX offering The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has signed a three-party memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Digital Asset (DA) and VMware to work together on distributed ledger technology (DLT) initiatives in Australia and New Zealand. Read the press release >
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Digital Asset announces DAML Partner Integrations with Hyperledger Fabric, R3’s Corda and Amazon Aurora

  Digital Asset collaborates with R3, HACERA and Blockchain Technology Partners to enable multiple platform and cloud deployment options for DAML driven applications New York, June 18, 2019 -- Digital Asset, creators of the DAML smart contract language, announced today that its partners, HACERA and Blockchain Technology Partners, have successfully integrated DAML with the Hyperledger...
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NRI FT India and Digital Asset to deliver DAML Driven applications to Capital Markets

  Kolkata, May 20, 2019 – Nomura Research Institute Financial Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. (NRI FT India), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nomura Research Institute (NRI), has partnered with Digital Asset to create innovative capital markets applications using DAML, the open source smart contract language created by Digital Asset to synchronize business processes and make transaction...
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ASX announces successful opening of Customer Development Environment for DLT testing

  Sydney, May 7, 2019 -- ASX has successfully opened the Customer Development Environment (CDE) for its new equities clearing and settlement system to replace CHESS, which is based on distributed ledger technology (DLT). The first of seven ‘drops’ of software code was made available to customers on Tuesday 30 April. Additional functionality will be released at approximately eight-week...
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Everis broadens banking sector solutions with DAML

  London, April 29, 2019 -- Today, everis announced plans to collaborate with Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) solutions provider Digital Asset to develop banking sector applications. everis will use DAML, Digital Asset’s open source smart contract modeling language, and its related Software Development Kit (DAML SDK), to build applications that utilize smart contracts to automate...
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Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Partners to deliver DAML Smart Contracts for Hyperledger Sawtooth

  Customers gain additional deployment option after Blockchain Technology Partners leverages the new DAML Integration Toolkit and open source runtime New York - April 16, 2019 -- Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) announced today that the firms are integrating DAML, the open source smart contract language created by Digital Asset, with Sextant, BTP’s blockchain...
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Digital Asset’s DAML Smart Contract Language Now Extended to VMware Blockchain

  VMware Blockchain will include the smart contract language for commercial deployments New York, April 11, 2019 -- Digital Asset, the creators of the open source DAML smart contract language, announced today that it is working with VMware, Inc (NYSE: VMW) to integrate DAML with the VMware Blockchain platform. Combining an enterprise-grade blockchain platform with a transformative smart...
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Digital Asset and ISDA Introduce Tool to Help Drive Adoption of ISDA CDM

  Hong Kong, April 10, 2019 – Digital Asset has today announced that it is working with ISDA to develop an open-source reference code library that will help derivatives market participants adopt the ISDA Common Domain Model (CDM). This new tool will assist developers in implementing the ISDA CDM in solutions for trading and managing derivatives via DAML, the smart contract language...
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Digital Asset Open Sources its Smart Contract Language, DAML, to Enable Integration with Other Platforms

DAML developers will soon have multiple deployment options for their distributed applications and the DAML Software Development Kit is now available to all New York -- April 4, 2019 -- Digital Asset, the creators of the DAML smart contract language, announced today that it has open sourced DAML. The source code for the DAML language, runtime, and Software Development Kit (SDK) is now...
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Digital Asset Names Company Co-Founder, Yuval Rooz, Chief Executive

Rooz takes CEO reins from AG Gangadhar, who remains the executive chairman of the board New York -- March 19, 2019 -- Digital Asset, the creators of DAML and leading provider of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) solutions, announced today that Yuval Rooz has been appointed the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. Digital Asset’s Executive Chairman, AG...
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Blythe Masters steps down as CEO of Digital Asset

  New York -- December 18, 2018 -- Digital Asset, the leading provider of distributed ledger technology (DLT), announced today that Blythe Masters, the company’s CEO since 2015, has requested to step down as CEO for personal reasons. AG Gangadhar, who joined the company’s Board of Directors in April, has been appointed the Board Chairman and will serve as the acting CEO until a...
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Accenture Deploys New Software License Management Application on the Digital Asset Platform

Application simplifies traceability of Accenture’s software licenses and improves the asset management lifecycle Accenture has announced a new distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based application that delivers enhanced enterprise software asset management capabilities. The application uses Digital Asset’s smart contract language, DAML, to model and enforce software license events...
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Distributed Ledgers can scale: Two independent studies confirm

Two independent studies published today have confirmed that the Digital Asset Platform is more than capable of handling the trade volumes processed by major equity markets. DTCC Announces Study Results Demonstrating that DLT Can Support Trading Volumes in the US Equity Markets The study, which was conducted by Accenture with additional support provided by technology service providers...
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Digital Asset and Google Cloud Collaborate to bring Blockchain Solutions to the Cloud

  Digital Asset, a leading provider of distributed ledger solutions, today announced a new collaboration with Google Cloud to bring Digital Asset’s blockchain platform and developer tools to Google Cloud Platform. Developers now have access to a comprehensive suite of tools and services to build, test and deploy distributed ledger applications on-demand and without having to configure...
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Blackstone's Tony James, Ex-Googler Gangadhar and Deutsche Börse Group’s Leithner join Digital Asset Board

  Digital Asset , the leading provider of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), today announced the appointments of Tony James, Executive Vice Chairman of Blackstone, AG Gangadhar, former engineering executive at Amazon, Google and Uber, and Stephan Leithner, Executive Board Member of Deutsche Börse Group, to its board of directors. “Digital Asset is on an ambitious path to deliver the...
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Digital Asset Opens Developer Program for its Enterprise Smart Contract Language, DAML

  Digital Asset today unveiled a developer program for its enterprise smart contract language, DAML. The program, which opens today to a wider audience, provides developers with tools and training so that they can use DAML to model sophisticated, multi-party applications that run on the Digital Asset Platform. Several of Digital Asset’s partners and clients, including Accenture, GFT,...
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Digital Asset Announces Series B Funding and Appoints Clyde Rodriguez to Executive Team

  Latest funding takes total to over $110 million and positions Digital Asset for further expansion New York, 16 October 2017 - Digital Asset, the leading provider of Distributed Ledger Technology for the financial services industry, today announced that it has raised over $40 million of Series B financing from existing and new investors, led by Jefferson River Capital. The latest round...
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DTCC & Digital Asset Move to Next Phase After Successful Proof-of-Concept for Repo Transactions using Distributed Ledger Technology

New Stakeholder Working Group will lead work to gather service requirements for Phase Two in $3 trillion per day market New York/London/Hong Kong/Singapore, 27 February 2017 – The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, today announced the successful completion of a proof-of-concept to...
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Digital Asset Announces Key Senior Hires as part of Growth Strategy

Digital Asset adds over 170 years experience in financial services and technology to further strengthen its senior bench NEW YORK, August 02, 2016 -- Digital Asset, a developer of distributed ledger technology for the financial services industry, today announced that it has made several key senior hires across its global offices. The company has appointed Carol Mathis as its Chief...
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Digital Asset Announces Acquisition of Swiss-Based Technology Company Elevence

New acquisition adds complementary technology and significantly bolsters senior development team NEW YORK, 20 April, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings (Digital Asset), a developer of distributed ledger technology for the financial services industry, today announced that it has acquired Zurich-based Elevence Digital Finance AG (Elevence), a technology firm that has developed an expressive...
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DTCC and Digital Asset to Develop Distributed Ledger Solution to Drive Improvements in Repo Clearing

Firms sign agreement to develop proof of concept to improve the current U.S. repurchase agreement clearing process New York/London/Hong Kong/Singapore, 29 March 2016 – The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, and Digital Asset Holdings (Digital Asset), a software company that builds...
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Sallie Krawcheck Joins Digital Asset Board of Directors

Entrepreneur And Former Wall Street CEO Adds Unparalleled Experience NEW YORK, March 1, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings, LLC, a developer of Distributed Ledger Technology for the financial services industry, today announced that industry executive and entrepreneur Sallie Krawcheck has joined its Board. Krawcheck brings a wealth of experience to Digital Asset. She is the CEO and...
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Digital Asset Establishes Strategic Business Relationships with Accenture, Broadridge and PWC

Firms will provide resources and expertise to help Digital Asset scale Distributed Ledger Technology solutions globally NEW YORK, February 17, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings, LLC, a developer of Distributed Ledger Technology for the financial services industry, today announced that it has entered into non-exclusive strategic business relationships with Accenture, Broadridge and PwC...
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Goldman Sachs and IBM Join 13 Investors in Digital Asset, Bringing Funding Round to More Than $60 Million

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and IBM join other strategic investors to further accelerate the adoption of Digital Asset solutions NEW YORK, February 2, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings, LLC, a developer of Distributed Ledger Technology for the financial services industry, today announced that The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and IBM have joined its recently announced funding round (read...
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Digital Asset Closes Funding Round Exceeding $50 Million From Thirteen Global Financial Leaders

Strategic investors uniquely position Digital Asset to drive global adoption of Distributed Ledger Technology NEW YORK, January 21, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings, LLC, a developer of Distributed Ledger Technology for the financial services industry, today announced that it has raised more than $50 million in funding from a broad range of leading firms from all corners of the...
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ASX Selects Digital Asset to Develop Distributed Ledger Solutions for the Australian Equity Market

NEW YORK, January 21, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings today announced that it has been selected by ASX Limited (ASX) to develop solutions for the Australian market utilizing Distributed Ledger Technology. The initial focus will be on post-trade (clearing and settlement) services in the cash equities market. ASX has also joined 12 other global financial services leaders and made a...
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Digital Asset Launches London Office, Makes Senior Appointments Globally

Former Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan executives bolster Company's financial and technology capabilities NEW YORK, January 15, 2016 -- Digital Asset Holdings today announced that it is opening a London office to support its clients and increase its presence in the UK and European markets. The firm has appointed Justin Amos, a Managing Director at NICE Actimize, the largest financial crime,...
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Cris Conde Joins Digital Asset Board of Directors, Chris Church Joins Management Team

Former SunGard and SWIFT executives add deep financial and technology experience NEW YORK, December 14, 2015 -- Digital Asset Holdings today announced that industry veterans Cristóbal Conde and Chris Church have joined its Board and Management team. Conde, the former President and CEO of SunGard, joins the company as a Non-Executive Board Director, while Church, the former Chief...
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Digital Asset Announces Acquisition of Blockstack.io

NEW YORK, [October 29, 2015] -- Digital Asset Holdings and Blockstack.io today announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Digital Asset will acquire San Francisco-based Blockstack, a firm that offers a “blockchain-as-a-service” to enable financial institutions to develop applications on a private blockchain. Blockstack’s technology is available in beta today and...
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Pivit® Issues Capital Investment on Blockchain using Digital Asset Software

Minority Investment marks Digital Asset Holdings' First Application of Technology for Securities Issuance NEW YORK, September 9, 2015 -- Pivit®, the global interactive marketplace of public opinion that produces real-time probability data on outcomes of world events, and Digital Asset Holdings, the distributed ledger software provider, announced today that a portion of Pivit’s latest...
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Digital Asset Acquires Hyperledger Following Prior Acquisition of Bits of Proof

NEW YORK, June 25, 2015 -- Digital Asset Holdings and Hyperledger today announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Digital Asset will acquire San Francisco-based Hyperledger, a technology firm that developed an innovative distributed ledger to allow banks and other financial institutions to clear and settle transactions in real-time. The Hyperledger and Digital Asset...
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