Derivatives: Microsoft clicks on blockchain

By 17 November, 2015News

International Financing Review

David Wigan at International Financing Review has written an article looking at blockchain technology, with Microsoft launching a new service for financial institutions that will enable them to develop blockchain applications for derivatives and securities markets through the software giant’s network of computers. GreySpark points out  that banks don’t want to be investing huge amounts of money in computing power and also they can learn a lot from tech companies, which have the knowledge on distributed ledger technology they currently lack.

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