Canada’s Scotiabank completes blockchain trial

Blockchain services firm AlphaPoint has completed a proof-of-technology trial of its blockchain platform for Canada’s Scotiabank. The AlphaPoint Distributed Ledger Platform (ADLP), which was deployed over a multi-month project, allows for the digitizing of assets, creation of trade venues, and the managing of pre- and post-trade workflows. During the trial, the ADLP was deployed on both Microsoft Azure and AlphaPoint’s own hardware, the blockchain firm said. Read more: