Australia’s Biggest Stock Exchange Targets Blockchain Integration in 2020

ASX Blockchain

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has said it will implement a blockchain-based post-trade system from as early as Q4 2020, replacing the current Clearing House Electronic Subregister System (CHESS) system. A public consultation paper released by the ASX outlines planned new features, alongside a two-and-a-half-year implementation plan. The paper confirmed that The ASX will use … Read more

Australia’s Blockchain Efforts for Securities Trading Turn Competitive

Computershare, an Australian stock transfer company, and SETL, a U.K.-based blockchain developer, are reportedly throwing their collective hat in the ring to provide a blockchain-based securities register for the Australian market, according to the Australian Financial Review. The two companies have reportedly been meeting to develop a blockchain that would compete with the Austrailian Securities … Read more