This is why digital bonds could take off

Published on 15 September 2021

Digital bonds can offer faster, more efficient issuance with greater transparency. They could also offer fractional investment into fixed income new issues, potentially increasing the level of retail investor engagement.

Adam Coons, portfolio manager at Winthrop Capital Management tells Ruth Emery there are major advantages to digital bonds, but also a potential impact for institutional investors and regulatory hurdles to overcome.