Blockchain is Eating Wall Street

How the blockchain will revolutionise financial services

In recent months, we have seen the blockchain increasingly gain acceptance within the financial services sector. It is now regularly discussed on
the pages of respected financial publications, while a number of banks, including UBS, Deutsche Bank and Santander, are experimenting with the technology.

Alex Tapscott, author of the excellent “Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World”, recently gave a TEDx talk in San Francisco where he argued that the blockchain presents an opportunity to reinvent the financial services industry for a new era of trust and legitimacy.

You can watch the talk, where Alex makes a convincing case for the power of the blockchain to utterly transform financial services here: