Blockchain In Capital Markets - The Prize And The Journey

The blockchain concept, most known for being the technology underpinning Bitcoin, has generated a huge amount of interest within capital markets. 

Blockchain (or distributed ledgers) offers a new approach to data management and sharing that is being proposed as a solution to many of the inefficiencies afflicting the industry. The prize on offer is a new architecture, where all capital market participants work from common datasets, in near real-time, and where supporting operations are either streamlined or made redundant. 

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