GreenKey “Voice-Enables” Wall Street Via OpenFin; Creates First Industry Standard for Voice Applications

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GreenKey Technologies, creator of patented voice software with integrated speech recognition designed for the financial markets, today announced that the firm will release its voice API through OpenFin’s plugin architecture. OpenFin is the secure desktop operating system used by 45 of the world’s largest banks, buy-side and trading platforms. The move brings the…

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Cambridge Blockchain and IHS Markit join forces to bring DLT to KYC data collection

Cambridge Blockchain and IHS Markit have teamed up to bring distributed digital identity technology to the collection and management of know-your-customer information. KYC costs now exceed $500 million a year for big banks, while strict data privacy rules such as the European GDPR limit the ability to access validated customer identity attributes and come with…

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BehavioSec Raises $17.5M Series B Investment Led by Trident Capital Cybersecurity to Accelerate Global Expansion

PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA, 29 JAN, 2018 BehavioSec, the pioneer in continuous authentication through behavioral biometrics, announced today that it has raised a $17.5 million Series B investment, led by Trident Capital Cybersecurity.  Cisco Investments and ABN AMRO also joined the round alongside existing investors Octopus Ventures and Conor Venture Partners.  Alberto Yepez and Ken Gonzalez…

ASX Gives Digital Asset’s Technology Green Light to Replace CHESS

ASX today announces its intention to replace CHESS using distributed ledger technology (DLT) developed by its technology partner Digital Asset (DA) CHESS (Clearing House Electronic Subregister System) is the system used by ASX to record shareholdings and manage the clearing and settlement of equity transactions in Australia. It was world-leading when introduced in the 1990s, providing name-on-register…

Cambridge Blockchain Raises $2 Million

Cambridge Blockchain Raises $2 Million for Digital Identity Enterprise Software; Investors Include Partech Ventures and Digital Currency Group Cambridge Blockchain, LLC announced the closing of a $2 million convertible note today, with participation from leading technology investors Partech Ventures and Digital Currency Group. The funds will be used to accelerate deployments of Cambridge Blockchain’s digital…

DTCC & Digital Asset Move to Next Phase

DTCC & Digital Asset Move to Next Phase After Successful Proof-Of-Concept for Repo Transactions Using Distributed Ledger Technology New Stakeholder Working Group will lead work to gather service requirements for Phase Two in $3 trillion per day market The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services…

2016 Fintech Innovation Lab participant AlphaPoint

2016 Fintech Innovation Lab participant AlphaPoint has completed a proof of technology trial with Canada’s Scotiabank Blockchain services firm AlphaPoint has completed a proof-of-technology trial of its blockchain platform for Canada’s Scotiabank. The AlphaPoint Distributed Ledger Platform (ADLP), which was deployed over a multi-month project, allows for the digitizing of assets, creation of trade venues,…