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Sep 21, 2022

Cryptocurrencies1Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has launched what it claims is the first large-scale cryptocurrency offering from a European asset servicer.

Sep 21, 2022

NasdaqSecurities exchange group Nasdaq is the latest company to launch a digital assets business., suggesting that the crypto winter is not holding back the development of new services for the nascent asset class.

Sep 21, 2022

Digital solutionsAsset servicer Northern Trust has appointed Michael Buzza as global head of network management and market strategy.

Aug 31, 2022

Hired 4Asset servicer Northern Trust has made a number of additions to its digital consulting team.

Aug 31, 2022

Crypto exchangeCoinbase, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, is being sued in a US court over allegations that it failed to protect users’ accounts from hackers and thieves.

Aug 30, 2022

Collateral ManagementCollateral management has long been a topic of importance to market participants operating in the derivatives market, particularly after the 2008 financial crisis, writes Bob Stewart from the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation.

Aug 17, 2022

ApprovedZodia Custody, the joint venture between Standard Chartered and Northern Trust, has become the second company to be registered as a virtual asset service provider (VASP) by the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI).

Aug 17, 2022

Rejected stampDigital asset manager Galaxy Digital is facing a law suit from crypto custodian BitGo after it called off a proposed $1.2 billion acquisition.

Aug 10, 2022

Dublin bridgeJersey-based investor services group JTC has launched a fund administration service for the Irish market after receiving approval from the Central Bank of Ireland.

Jul 20, 2022

BlockfilesBNP Paribas Securities Services has become the latest asset servicer to promote its push into the digital assets custody sector.


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Roundtable: The digital transformation opportunity

The funds industry is looking at adopting new types of technology, from automation to ESG reporting, blockchain and tokenisation. A FundsTech roundtable in March explored how these will revolutionise the sector.

Regulation: Panel calls for simplicity in ESG reporting

The industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Tokenisation: The incredible potential of tokenisation

Tokenisation offers a new generation of investors access to a wide range of asset classes. But a lack of analysts is one reason why the market may not be ready for the possibilities, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Cryptocurrencies: Crypto funds face long wait for regulatory approval

While crypto currencies forge onwards, access for investors who prefer to invest through regulated vehicles remains muted. A wait-and-see stance by regulators lies at the centre of this, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Artificial Intelligence: For explainable AI, look in the white box

The rise in AI investing parallels A growing need to understand how computers make decisions, writes Lynn Strongin Dodds.

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