Anthony Malakian, US editor of Waters, and James Rundle, news editor of Waters, record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology.
Jesse Lund, head of blockchain solutions for IBM’s Financial Services unit, joins the podcast to discuss the evolution of blockchain.
To hear the full interview, listen in the player above, or you can download it.
2:30 Jesse Lund joins the podcast, and gives a quick look at the IBM Blockchain Platform.
5:00 Real use cases for blockchain in the capital markets.
8:30 How do cryptocurrencies come into play with blockchain’s development?
12:00 Which sectors are the ripest for blockchain adoption?
15:30 Can distributed ledgers help with the development of industry utilities?
18:00 What are some of the lessons learned during proofs-of-concept?
21:00 What are some of the next steps in blockchain’s development?
24:00 What needs to happen to improve blockchain’s processing times?
26:30 What skills will be necessary for the jobs of the future?
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