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RBA, CBA, NAB partner for wholesale currency
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 3 NOV 2020
The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced a partnership with a consortium of financial institutions and a blockchain technology company to develop a wholesale central bank digital currency (CBDC) using distributed ledger technology (DLT) for settlement.
ASX delays CHESS replacement again
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 OCT 2020
The Australian Stock Exchange has pushed back the CHESS replacement date by another year to April 2023.
Aware Super in-houses fund administration
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 27 OCT 2020
Aware Super is implementing a new suite of technology products that will allow it to in-source member experience, including administration, so far done by Mercer.
QInsure ramps up claims technology
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 22 OCT 2020
QSuper's insurance arm has upgraded its systems in an effort to streamline the claims management process.
Alex Waislitz fails to block OneVue acquisition
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 22 OCT 2020
OneVue shareholders approved Iress' offer yesterday. Alex Waislitz will still walk away with $22 million, while Connie McKeage's family investment vehicle will see a $15 million payday.
State Street targets insurance outsourcing
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 13 OCT 2020
State Street has partnered with a Danish company to provide an outsourcing solution to insurance firms in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.
Bravura to make $41m acquisition
ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2020
Bravura Solutions has announced the acquisition of a UK software company for $41.5 million.
Powerwrap delists, Praemium takes over
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2020
Managed accounts platform Powerwrap has de-listed from the ASX and its chief executive and board have stepped down following the acquisition by Praemium.
DTCC launches advisory service
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 9 OCT 2020
Global clearing and settlements firm The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation is launching a new consulting service.
Cashwerkz fits out bond service
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 8 OCT 2020
Cashwerkz has implemented an execution management solution for its new bond income business.
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