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Global Debt Registry Joins The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance


Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 5th December 2017


Leading FinTech firm joins roster of top institutional financial services firms driving blockchain innovation across the sector

 

New York, NY, Dec. 5, 2017 - Global Debt Registry (GDR), the asset certainty company, today announced its membership to The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA). Following the Company’s recent blockchain POC announcement, joining WSBA reinforces GDR’s leading role in bringing the power of blockchain to the online lending space.

 

“Blockchain is a highly innovative, promising technology reshaping the financial services industry,” said Charlie Moore, President, GDR. “GDR is excited about collaborating with other expert technologists and business leaders in WSBA as we usher in the next generation of financial services risk infrastructure. With GDR’s expertise in providing asset certainty solutions across various investment markets, we look forward to collaborating with our fellow WSBA members to thoughtfully and intelligently promote the progress of blockchain.”   

 

WSBA is an industry leading non-profit trade association created for financial market professionals, by financial market professionals. The alliance engages market participants, regulators, policymakers and technology innovators to advocate the adoption of blockchain’s distributed ledger technology.

 

“GDR’s participation in WSBA reaches far beyond just having a seat at the table,” said Ron Quaranta, Chairman, WSBA. “GDR’s extensive network of partners, along with their award-winning innovations, has widely applicable implications for all blockchain visionaries. A primary function of the WSBA is to serve as a steward for the education and engagement of the association's members, and we’re very much looking forward to GDR’s contributions in driving that vision forward.”  

 

About Global Debt Registry (“GDR”)

GDR is a Private Equity backed FinTech company that provides asset certainty solutions for institutional investors and warehouse lenders in the credit markets. GDR’s tools help both investors and warehouse lenders better manage risks associated with lending facilities and enables lenders to attract more permanent capital. The Company is led by a team of senior executives from Thomson Reuters, Credit Suisse, Bank of America and Barclays. Further information can be found at www.globaldebtregistry.com.

 

About Wall Street Blockchain Alliance

The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) is an industry leading non-profit trade association, with a mission to advocate, guide and promote comprehensive adoption of blockchain and distributed ledger technology across global financial markets. For information about the WSBA, including membership, visit www.wsba.co or email to info@wsba.co. For media inquiries, email media@wsba.co.

 

Media Contact

Kristina Pereira Tully

Caliber Corporate Advisers

kristina@calibercorporate.com

888.550.6385 ext.5