Director of Research at R3 Antony Lewis and finance journalist Solomon Teague discuss distributed ledger technology and what impact it could have on central and commercial banks.
Regulators have started to voice their opinion and it ranges from treating “coins” like a security to outright banning banning ICOs.
After much anticipation, in July 2017, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that it would…
Fintech challenges incumbents in payments and other banking businesses, but hedge funds, credit card companies and insurers have also woken up to the potential of this technology.
This animation explores how the blockchain could improve today’s payments systems, and what the hurdles are central banks need to clear first.
In this interview, Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer at MAS, speaks about central bank policy considerations when setting up blockchain based payments systems.