Vega raises $5M to give anyone the ability to launch a derivatives market – TechCrunch

Vega, a startup that is building a decentralized protocol for creating and trading on derivatives markets, has raised $5 million in funding. Arrington Capital and Cumberland DRW co-led the round, which also included participation from Coinbase Ventures, ParaFi Capital, Signum Capital, CMT Digital, CMS Holdings, Three Commas and a slew of others. The new investment […]

Global Derivatives End of Day Pricing Service – – Business Wire

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Derivatives End of Day Pricing” database has been added to’s offering. Obtain fast access to accurate closing pricing data. Choose to receive derivative end-of-day pricing data by exchange, portfolio or on a global basis. With the Option Delta feed, you can easily keep track of a change in the price of a […]

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An emerging field in finance is the intersection between technology, sustainability and finance. As economies recover from the pandemic, this evolution is expected to accelerate as emphasis is placed on “building back better”, including through increased focus on environmental liabilities, brown and stranded assets, and measurement of carbon emissions, impact on biodiversity and use of […]

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In an increasingly digital world, data are paramount, both for individuals (as an ever-increasing number of market participants ask for their personal data) and for corporates (as more and more business models, including online platforms, are built on collecting, analysing and monetising data). Against this backdrop, there is increased awareness that large “walled data gardens” […]

Vega Banks $5M To Create Derivatives Trading Protocol – Crunchbase News

Gibraltar-based Vega Protocol raised $5 million toward going live with what the company calls the “first capital-efficient, decentralized derivatives trading protocol that bridges traditional finance and decentralized finance,” better known as DeFi. Subscribe to the Crunchbase Daily Arrington Capital, Coinbase Ventures and Cumberland DRW led the round. Other backers include ParaFi Capital, Signum Capital, CMT […]

DTCC Eyes Data Harmonization in Derivatives Trade Reporting – Traders Magazine

DTCC Proposes Way Forward to Achieving Global Data Harmonization in Derivatives Trade Reporting New perspectives paper recommends course correction to eliminate cross-jurisdictional differences in trade reporting standards to boost transparency and the monitoring of systemic risk. New York/London/Hong Kong/Singapore/Sydney, 16 March 2021 ‒ The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier market infrastructure for the […]

Volatility derivatives project Volmex Finance attracts backing from VC giants – Cointelegraph

A number of venture capital giants have completed a financing round for Ethereum-based volatility and derivatives protocol Volmex Finance. According to a March 17 announcement from Volmex Labs, the financing round was contributed to by several leading decentralized finance venture capital firms including Alameda Research, Three Arrows Capital, Robot Ventures, CMS Holdings, IOSG Ventures, D64 […]