The Distributed Ledger Technology Applied to Securities Markets

The Blockchain technology underlying Bitcoin – or, to use its more formal name, Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) – has provoked much¬†discussion about its application to financial services generally. The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has just published a discussion paper on the possible impact of DLT on securities markets. Read the pdf here:¬†Distributed Ledger[…]