But adds that customers are becoming 'more realistic' about how the tech can really help for their business model
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'We made an investment in [this company] because it is applying Blockchain for Digital Identity in a way that we believe could benefit financial services companies, including PayPal'
As of November, China led the world in new projects exploring distributed ledger technology, with 263 in progress - 25% of the total global figure, Chinese press is boasting
To get a sense of what that growth would mean if it happens: the same number for 2017 was only $1.9bn, says the market watcher
Tech has yet to become the game-changer some expected, says the highly-respected consultancy - and should only be applied "when it is the simplest solution available"
In yet another intriguing use case, writers in Hangzhou's special 'Writers' District' now have a new copyright aid: distributed ledger
Tech has the potential to "significantly" cut trade costs by increasing transparency and facilitating processes automation, including financial intermediation, exchange rate costs, coordination, and other aspects of global trade, says the group
Edward Hopper, Willem de Kooning and many other famous American painters in The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection get sold on in a record $323m transaction - powered by Blockchain
A Blockchain-based Digital Identity system for cross-border payments from the pair set for Q1 2019 launch
Technology will be used to ensure the proper distribution of housing to deserving participants in a programme covering 500,000 new units