Microsoft said in his blog about plans technology integration Microsoft Azure Blockchain and created in 2016 for working on financial markets for institutional clients platform Nasdaq Financial Framework (NFF).

It is expected that this decision will strengthen the examination on the Nasdaq stock exchange in the field of blockchain will enable to overcome the challenges of interoperability between systems and work with multiple distributed registries, and payment mechanisms.

In the Nasdaq note that the financial markets with new technologies develop much faster, and key industry players interested in using them to improve efficiency and competitiveness. Need models, allowing direct access to the practical use of innovation without the need to acquire complex technological skills.

We will remind, two weeks ago it became known that Nasdaq is considering creating a platform for security-tokens. It is expected that it will allow companies to issue tokens with the characteristics of the securities in compliance with all standards and requirements of us regulators.