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DTCC launches private blockchain platform Project Ion (Sophie Backes, Unsplash)
Wall Street Giant DTCC Launches Private Blockchain in Big Crypto-Milestone for TradFi
Project Ion is now processing an average of over 100,000 equity transactions a day using distributed ledger technology.
DTCC launches private blockchain platform Project Ion (Sophie Backes, Unsplash)

DTCC Managing Director Jennifer Peve (CoinDesk archives)
Financial Services Company DTCC Working With Digital Dollar Project on CBDC Prototype
“Project Lithium” is particularly focused on how a central bank digital currency could benefit the financial services industry.
DTCC Managing Director Jennifer Peve (CoinDesk archives)

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DTCC’s Distributed Ledger Settlement Platform Moves Into Development Phase
The platform will run alongside the massive securities trading clearinghouse’s legacy systems.
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Blockchain or Blockbuster? The Choice Facing Financial Incumbents
The old-guard financial industry is aware of the competitive threat from decentralized finance, but it's not moving fast enough to catch up.
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Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler
State of Crypto: How SEC Chair Gary Gensler Could Differ From Predecessor Jay Clayton
Gary Gensler will testify before the U.S. Senate Banking Committee today for a confirmation hearing on his nomination to lead the SEC.
Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler

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Paxos Plans to File for a Clearing Agency License
CEO Charles Cascarilla said the crypto firm, which already settles equities trades, hopes to apply for a clearing firm license soon.
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Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev
What Really Happened When Robinhood Suspended GameStop Trading
The byzantine world of the public U.S. securities market killed the GameStop pump (sort of).
Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev

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DTCC Considers DLT Use in Securities Trading With 2 New Studies
DTCC, the plumber to capital markets’ quadrillion-dollar pipes, is wondering if DLT can boost securities processing
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DTCC Fintech Symposium 2017
DTCC Calls on Banks and Regulators to Help Address Blockchain Security Issues
A comprehensive framework shared by all participants will negate any risks associated with blockchain, the derivatives repository giant says.
DTCC Fintech Symposium 2017

Mark Wetjen, Commodity Futures Trading Commission
LedgerX Board Member and Former CFTC Chair Named CEO of Miami Futures Exchange
Former acting CFTC Chairman and LedgerX board member Mark Wetjen is the new CEO at Miami International Futures Exchange, where he will build out its crypto asset and derivatives products.
Mark Wetjen, Commodity Futures Trading Commission