WAITING FOR THE REVOLUTION
Blockchain can make parts of the banking business faster, cheaper and easier. Blythe Masters, a former JP Morgan banker who now heads the start-up Digital Asset Holdings, speaks of savings of 30 to 50 percent.
The company wants to improve the processing of securities transactions and use blockchain.
The so-called clearing is an area on which the industry is concentrating its blockchain experiments - in addition to issuing bonds and international payment transactions.
A joint pilot project of Deutsche Börse and the Bundesbank has shown that the technology works, but is rather slow due to the decentralized coordination process.
THE PATH OF THE CONTAINER
A lot can go wrong
Solution not conceivable without blockchain
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