Tag: Axoni

Former Citadel Technology CEO Joins Blockchain Developer Axoni

New York-based blockchain solutions provider Axoni announced today the appointment of Thomas Chippas as chief operating officer. Chippas has a long track record in the finance and trading industry; CEO of high-frequency trading firm Citadel Technology; Managing Director at Barclays Capital and Deutsche Bank; Principal of Electronic Trading Services at Bank of America. Thomas Chippas’ extensive experience on Wall Street will be of great use to Axoni. The firm is …
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Bitcoin Regulator Benjamin Lawsky Now Offers Blockchain Consulting To Axoni

People active in the world of Bitcoin and digital currency will remember the name Benjamin Lawsky as this is the person responsible for the BitLicense regulation. But life has a funny way of creating the paths that take us to new heights, and Lawsky is warming up to blockchain technology as of late. In fact, his current consultancy project is a media liaison and advisor for Axoni, a new player …
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ICAP Trials Blockchain Securities Settlement System in Forex Markets

ICAP, a leading provider of post trade services in commodities, interest rates and Forex markets, announced yesterday that its Post Trade Risk and Information (PTRI) division has successfully trialed a financial securities settlement system built on a distributed ledger network. PTRI worked with New York-based blockchain developer Axoni, which implemented a distributed ledger-based smart contract system that was fed trade data from Harmony, a messaging and order matching trading platform, …
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