Calypso Technology has
joined the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) as a corporate member.
The WSBA, which is a
non-profit trade association, claims that the addition of Calypso reflects the
ever increasing need for blockchain knowledge and expertise across multiple
segments and disciplines of financial markets.
“We are very pleased
to have Calypso join the WSBA as one of our premier corporate members. Given
the depth and breadth of their expertise in financial markets, as well as their
innovative approach to blockchain and other disrupting technologies, we are
confident that collaborating with Calypso on behalf of their customers and WSBA
members will provide deep and lasting benefit for all parties. We look forward
to many collaborative efforts with our colleagues at Calypso in the near future,”
says Ron Quaranta, chairman of the WSBA.
Jean Safar, chief architect
at Calypso, adds: “We are delighted to join the WSBA. Blockchain has the
potential to substantially improve both the efficiency and the transparency of
the financial services industry, and the WSBA is dedicated to facilitating that
“We are excited about
the opportunity to work with both their leadership and member firms as we
explore the various applications of the distributed ledger. Our participation
in the WSBA will enhance our existing blockchain research and development,
allowing us to bring innovative solutions to market faster.”