Past sibos: Toronto 2017

Blockchain and payments: Lessons learnt and future prospects

17 October 2017
15:30 to 16:30
Main conference session Conference Room 2
CEO
Nuco Inc.
Moderator
Global Head, Correspondent Banking Products
Standard Chartered
Deputy Director-General, Head of FinTech Center, Payment and Settlement System Department
Bank of Japan
Head of Innovation Wholesale Banking
ING
Managing Director, Global Head of Payments and Receivables
Citi
Senior Deputy Governor
Bank of Canada

The past 12 months have seen initiatives across the globe further experiment with blockchain technology in pursuit of the holy grail of a production ready Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) payments solution. Alongside FinTech initiatives, individual banks, central banks and SWIFT have confirmed their interest in DLT, testing the waters with various trials and proof-of-concepts. What are the key takeaways from these initiatives? What role will blockchain play in the future of cross-border payments? And how can we make the future happen?

Stream
Banking
Tracks
SWIFT gpi
Community session
17 October 2017
15:30 to 16:30
Community session Conference Room 3