Golden Copy: What We Heard At NAFIS

Industry experts recognize importance of blockchain, but also are thinking about holistic compliance approaches, the substance of data science, and further promotion of the legal entity identifier Blockchain surfaced as a topic of interest at the North American Financial Information Summit (NAFIS) this week, but also several other topics including compliance, data science and identifiers. As reported here, attendees who were surveyed informally see it as the top disruptor for data operations in the years ahead. Chris Vickery, managing director and chief operations officer at Nomura, pointed out that, ironically, blockchain makes it possible to get the “single version of the truth,” but then decentralizes that information, allowing “multiple editing points and multiple owners of the figures.” A holistic approach also should apply to regulatory compliance, in the view of…


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