29 Mar '16, 2pm

Bitcoin technology’s next big test: Trillion-dollar repo market https://t.co/rjskFFtEx3

Bitcoin technology’s next big test: Trillion-dollar repo market https://t.co/rjskFFtEx3

ENLARGE A bitcoin sits on top of a collection of U.S. one dollar bills. DTCC said Tuesday it will be testing the virtual currency’s blockchain application on repo trades. Photo: Bloomberg News By Katy Burne and Katy Burne The Wall Street Journal CANCEL Biography Katy Burne @KatyBurne Google+ [email protected] Telis Demos Telis Demos The Wall Street Journal CANCEL Biography Telis Demos @telisdemos [email protected] Updated March 29, 2016 10:53 a.m. ET Depository Trust & Clearing Corp., a firm at the center of Wall Street’s trading infrastructure, is about to give the technology behind bitcoin a big test: seeing whether it can be used to bolster the $2.6 trillion repo market. DTCC said in a statement Tuesday that it will begin testing an application of blockchain, the digital ledger originally used to track ownership and payments of the cryptocurrency bitcoin, to help smo...

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