Digital Asset

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Digital Asset Holdings
Founded 2014
Key People Blythe Masters, CEO
Employees 20+
Website Digital Asset

Digital Asset Holdings is a company that uses blockchain technology to facilitate settlement between digital and traditional currencies. It was founded in 2014 by Sunil Hirani and Don Wilson.[1]

History

Blythe Masters, a leading developer of credit default swaps and formerly of JPMorgan Chase & Co., joined Digital Asset as CEO in March 2015. [2]

The firm acquired two small companies, Bits of Truth and HyperLedger, in June 2015 and also announced a first round of Series A funding. [3]

Products and Services

Digital Asset Holdings seeks to shift Wall Street settlement processes to start using the digital ledger technology behind bitcoin for speedier settlement in a secure environment where counterparty risk is minimized.

Key People

References

  1. Digital Asset Holdings Delivers First-Of-Its-Kind Technology to Bridge the Gap Between Crypto and Mainstream Assets. PR Newswire.
  2. Swaps Pioneer Blythe Masters to Lead Virtual Currency Startup. Bloomberg.
  3. Blythe Masters Quick Off the Block With Startup Buys. Wall Street Journal.
  4. Digital Asset Homepage. Digital Asset Holdings.