At Fidelity, we have been researching and advancing the blockchain ecosystem since 2014 through our research & development group, Fidelity Center for Applied Technology (FCAT). FCAT launched the blockchain incubator in 2015 as part of Fidelity’s mission to understand Bitcoin and blockchain technologies, focusing on their impact on money and the modern financial system. Following our early research, we concluded that the future of financial services may live on open, permissionless ledgers such as Bitcoin. We want to help Fidelity embrace and participate in this evolution.

The blockchain incubator is building Fidelity’s crypto-financial future by researching digital assets, blockchain protocols, and emerging blockchain-related topics. We are educating ourselves and the community, building products and services, and leveraging our unique position to further advance and support the ecosystem. …


FCAT Blockchain Incubator

The Fidelity Center for Applied Technology (FCAT)℠ blockchain incubator strives to educate, inspire, and advance the Bitcoin and digital assets ecosystem.