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Hyperledger Ramps Up Efforts

Rethinking Institutional Bitcoin Investments

I might have been hasty in my last post regarding being bearish on institutional investments in bitcoins. After interviewing Pantera Capital CEO Dan Morehead for Trader Magazine’s current cover story, I refined my views a bit. Buy-and-hold asset managers will still find investing in the digital currency directly difficult. The bitcoin market remains relatively small, highly fragmented,…

Brokers, Synchronize Your Watches

Is Tech Driving Business Growth?

This might be heresy for a financial technology blog, but is technology driving business growth in the capital markets? I ask this because I had an organizational call for a panel discussion I’m moderating during Linedata Exchange New York on October 7 this morning. The panel,  entitled “Truth or Myth? What Drivers Really Play a Role in Growing the…

Once more into the breach, dear friends, once more…

I know Wall Street’s grapevine is second to none when it comes to job changes and departures, but I’d like to update those who have not heard the news: After a few months at Asset International as the first joint US editor for The TRADE and Global Custodian, I’m back to freelancing. The role always was…