Calastone at Fund Forum 2022______

Case Study: Contingent deferred sales charge (CDSC) - solving the challenge of launching class B shares in Taiwan

Our new CDSC solution is built using the Calastone DMI and enables Fund managers to launch new products in a fast and efficient way. During this session, Laura Mann, Product Manager, Calastone shared a case study featuring a Calastone client who wished to use our new CDSC solution to launch their new class B share product into the Taiwanese market.


In 2008 blockchain became the first major iteration of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) with the launch of Bitcoin. Since then, DLT has developed significantly and use cases exist across many industries. In financial services – the most significant use cases remain within crypto-currencies; Created digitally from the outset. So how can the traditional, and heavily regulated, financial and investment industry take advantage of this technology innovation, and when?

During this session, Varun Atre, Calastone’s Head of Product shared his experience in DLT development that led to its introduction alongside traditional technologies forming Calastone’s unique Distributed Market Infrastructure (DMI) in 2019.

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