Lecture Events

NUS Public Lecture: Singapore as an Asia Infrastructure Hub
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
June 19, 2018
Enabling Faster Interbank Payments with Distributed Ledger Technology
SMU School of Social Sciences
March 16, 2018
As FinTech continues to gain momentum, distributed ledger technology (DLT) shows tremendous potential in revolutionizing interbank payments processing. Bank of Canada’s Jasper, European Central Bank and Bank of Japan’s Stella, and MAS’s Ubin projects are recent examples of central banks experimenting with DLT in payment clearing and settlement. The key implementation challenges include preserving transactional...