Digital Asset (a Blockchain software company) has integrated their smart contract language DAML with Hyperledger Sawtooth (a DLT modular platform). The firm explained on the integration: “Hyperledger Sawtooth’s Transaction Processor has a very flexible approach towards roles and permissions, for example, and is based on a very natural DLT network topology of fully distributed peers. DAML is based on a permissioned architecture and Hyperledger Sawtooth can be configured to be permissioned without requiring special nodes,”
Digital Asset (an enterprise blockchain company) is developing software with the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) with aim to ease adoption of the trade group’s potentially cost-slashing data standards. Kelly Mathieson, head of enterprise solutions at Digital Asset, said “Following our success at the Barclays DerivHack in London last year, we have been working closely with ISDA with the joint goal of standardizing processes across the derivatives industry,”
Branding China Group (BC group a Hong Kong based trading & asset management firm) has launched an insured custody service for cryptocurrencies for institutional investors in Asia. Hugh Madden, CTO of BC Group commented, “BC Group’s custody service removes one of the key barriers that has to date prevented professional traders and institutions from adding digital assets to their portfolios.”
The first developer workshop will be organized by the NEO Global Development (NGD) in Zurich on this coming Thursday, April 4th. The workshop aims to educate the developers regarding the digital assets in the NEO ecosystem and will be focusing on the development of the smart contract which will be co-taught by the Dr Guil. Sperb Machado, Neow3j project lead.
The first round of consultations on digital asset trading started by the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET). The President of SET, Pakorn Peethathawatchai said, “We will work with our stakeholders to create the new ecosystem with massive transformative purposes to support digital assets and transform the Thai capital market, reinforcing SET’s vision To Make the Capital Market Work for Everyone.”
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will be launching a digital asset platform in 2020 . The president of SET has also mentioned that their three-year strategic plan for 2019-2021 will be focusing on the development of digital infrastructure platform parallel with the country’s vision in establishing a new ecosystem which will support digital assets.
A strategic partnership has been established between three companies in launching a trusted and efficient digital asset platform. The collaboration was established between a leading Swiss ICT Company, Swisscom, largest market infrastructure providers worldwide, Deutsche Börse Group, and a Singapore-based fintech firm, Sygnum will be working together in making the project possible.
An announcement has been made by Mars Blockchain regarding the launching of the first Singapore dollar pegged blockchain asset, 1SG on two cryptocurrency exchanges, Kryptono Exchange and Top.one Exchange. Its Team commented, “Mars Blockchain is thankful to have the opportunity for 1SG to be listed on Kryptono Exchange & Top.one Exchange.”
Blythe Masters, one of the most influential women in the crypto world and former JPMorgan executive resigns from head of Blockchain startup Digital Asset citing personal reasons. Through her lead company entered valuable deals with Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and SIX Swiss Exchange. AG Gangadhar, will now be the new CEO, in past he was with Amazon, Google, and Uber.
Tagomi Holdings, a digital assets electronic brokerage which is endorsed by venture capital firm owned by Peter Thiel, former aide of US president Donald Trump has officially launched. Jennifer Campbell, the CEO of Tagomi said, “Our focus is on providing our clients, a comprehensive solution that eases the operational challenges associated with trading at scale in this emerging asset class.”