The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is chaired by Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, a noted advocate of the potential benefits of FinTech. Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, chairs the FSB’s FinTech Issues Group.
Up Next in FinTechs
Forbes has developed comprehensive list of the global top 50 Fintechs for 2018 that are either based in or driving impact towards the United States. It is no surprise that all 50 have generated millions in funding due to the growing appetite for fintech worldwide. Quandl - a platform for financial, economic, and alternative data that serves Investment professionals has made the list as the only Canadian player. https://www.forbes.com/sites/antoinegara/2018/02/13/forbes-fintech-50-2018-the-future-of-wall-street-and-big-data/#1dbae97946f1
Forbes Fintech 50 2018: The Future Of Wall Street And Big Data
Inside Forbes' Fintech 50 for 2018: Meet the top fintech firms on Wall Street.
The Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) plans to launch a blockchain-based clearing and settlement platform for token sales. The initiative will see the CSE move to list 'Security Token Offerings' through which blockchain-based assets that are explicitly securities would be offered and sold.
Canadian Securities Exchange Taps Blockchain for New Clearinghouse