Distributing Work Load Of High-volume Per Second Transactions Recorded To Append-only Ledgers

  • Published: Sep 28, 2017
  • Earliest Priority: Mar 23 2016
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Various of the disclosed embodiments concern systems and methods for expediting the settlement of securities traded on an exchange. A settlement system can generate electronic records of financial transactions by bundling a trade report, clearing instructions, etc., into a cryptographic ledger. Current cryptographic ledgers do not handle transactions at the rate which securities are traded. In order to improve rate processing for cryptographic ledgers sharded transaction trees are used.

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  • Publication: Sep 28, 2017
  • Application: Mar 23, 2016
    US US 201615078768 A
  • Priority: Mar 23, 2016
    US US 201615078768 A

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