Blockchain in the Capital Markets: Three Issues That Need Addressing

David Dawkins investigates the challenges that distributed ledger technology is likely to face before widespread adoption in the industry can realistically be expected.

To realize blockchain's full potential scale limitations will need to be resolved.

David Dawkins speaks to three capital markets professionals about the potential applications and challenges facing blockchain technology as it takes its first baby steps in the financial services industry.  

Rob Palatnick
, chief technology architect at the Depository Trust & Clearing Corp (DTCC), cites size, scale and speed limitations: 

"There are many types of technical scaling limitations that need to be worked through over a period of time in order to realize blockchain's full potential. But

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