Speeches and Presentations

Apr 06, 2017 • Speeches and Presentations

Distributed Ledger and Innovation

U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Financial Research, European Central Bank and Bank of England Joint Workshop
“Setting Global Standards for Granular Data: Sharing the Challenge”

Keynote: Distributed Ledger and Innovation by Larry Thompson, Vice Chairman, DTCC
Frankfurt, Germany, March 29, 2017

I would like to thank the European Central Bank, the Bank of England and the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Financial Research for inviting me to be with you today.

I commend each of you for your leadership in helping push our financial markets to continue embracing global data standards. This leadership is important to achieving a variety of important policy and industry goals we all have set for ourselves, including transparency, risk mitigation and efficiency.

Read the full text of remarks by Larry Thompson, Vice Chairman, DTCC (pdf)

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