New York, July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AlphaPoint, the global financial technology company that helps institutions make illiquid assets liquid with blockchain technology, has been voted as the “Best Distributed-Ledger Technology Provider” by the 2018 Waters Rankings, an annual customer survey on technology providers.

AlphaPoint was recognized for its AlphaPoint Distributed Ledger Platform™ (ADLP), the market-leading blockchain digitization and trading platform. ADLP enables firms to digitize financial instruments, create trading venues for those instruments, and manage pre-trade and post-trade workflows in concert with existing tooling and infrastructure. ADLP is the underlying technology for AlphaPoint’s White Label Digital Asset Exchange, AlphaPoint’s Asset Digitization solutions, and AlphaPoint’s Regulated Asset-Backed TokenTM framework.

The 16th annual Waters Rankings recognizes the leading providers of financial technology solutions for the investment management industry in areas such as trading, data, compliance, risk management, and connectivity tools. It is the only awards program where the category winners are determined exclusively by technology users’ votes. The “Best Distributed-Ledger Technology Provider” is a new category this year.

“We are excited to be recognized as the market leader in distributed ledger technology. It is an especially great honor to be a category winner of Waters Rankings, a readers’ choice awards competition. Customers are fundamental to our success and we are humbled by the recognition,” said Salil Donde, AlphaPoint Chief Executive Officer. AlphaPoint and its technology has earned many awards since its founding in 2013, including Water’s 2017 Sell-Side Technology Award for Best Infrastructure Provider.

The 2018 Waters Rankings program is hosted by WatersTechnology, which focuses on the data and technology challenges facing capital markets firms, and Waters, a feature-driven magazine covering both the business and technology issues of the Buy-Side Technology and Sell-Side Technology brands and their respective markets. Its core readers are CTOs and CIOs at major financial trading firms who purchase, specify, create, implement, and use technology to grow revenues and reduce costs at their firms.

About AlphaPoint AlphaPoint is a global financial technology company helping institutions make illiquid assets liquid. Through its secure, scalable, and customizable distributed ledger platform, AlphaPoint enables customers to digitize assets as well as launch and operate markets with its white label exchange technology. AlphaPoint and its award winning blockchain technology has helped institutions discover and execute their blockchain strategies since 2013. For more information, please visit https://alphapoint.com and follow @AlphaPointLive.

Marissa Arnold marissa@alphapoint.com press@alphapoint.com