Why blockchain should matter to advisers
Source: FT Adviser
For advisers, blockchain has relevance due to its many potential functions in financial services and in its underpinning of digital currencies or cryptocurrencies.
As is customary for an emerging technology, there is a great deal of hype surrounding blockchain. It is important to understand its significance beyond the echo-chamber of tech speculation and appreciate the real-world applications of the technology, many of which can create real value for clients.