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Blockchain start-up Equichain eyes derivatives market

14 February 2017

Nicholas Bone, Standard Chartered's former global head of transaction banking, founded Equichain

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Technology firm Equichain said it will look to tackle the derivatives market after introducing a prototype for a blockchain-based solution for cash equities processing at the end of this year.

The London-based firm has said it plans to implement a full end-to-end cash equities execution to custody pilot at the end of this year then turn its focus to the derivatives market....