Japan Exchange Group Announces Testing of Blockchain-Based Securities Post-Trading Information Platform

The Japan Exchange Group (JPX) and Japan Securities Depository Center (Inc) announced today that they will launch a pilot to test a distributed ledger technology (DLT) based post-trading information sharing platform. According to JPX's "Proof-of-Concept Testing of Blockchain / DLT in Capital Market Infrastructure" plan, the test will be conducted from April to October 2020.