GLI’s Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Regulation 2020 includes a chapter titled, The Loan Market, Blockchain, and Smart Contracts: The Potential For Transformative Change, written by Josias N. Dewey, Partner at Holland & Knight LLP and Bridget Marsh EVP and Deputy General Counsel at the LSTA which sets out the basics of blockchain technology, reviews the concept […]
Last Thursday, the LSTA hosted Stephen Obie, Partner, Jones Day, and Dzmitry Maroz, Senior Manager, Deloitte Advisory, for a webcast, “Level Two: What Might Blockchain Mean for Syndicated Loans”. Building off their first presentation, the speakers took a closer look at blockchain technology as it applies to syndicated loans. Many first order problems facing industry efficiency – long trade settlement times, low automation and manual reconciliation – can be addressed with this technology. One single source of truth which can be shared with participants would result in time and cost savings.
The LSTA is producing a series of short videos on blockchain. In each video, Joe Dewey of Holland & Knight, who is also one of the authors of “The Blockchain: A Guide for Legal and Business Professionals”, discusses this new technology and its potential impact on financial services and the loan market in particular. This week, […]
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