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Blockchain Technology: Understanding Digital Assets

The applications of blockchain technology are becoming widely recognized as macro and technological forces are converging to pave the way for this new asset class. Major payments companies such as MasterCard, Apple, Venmo, Visa, and PayPal have each integrated digital assets into their businesses. Overall, 39% of companies have already incorporated blockchain into production, according to a 2020 Deloitte study. Beyond Bitcoin, blockchain has unlocked exciting new applications, including decentralized finance, Non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and a burgeoning creator economy. An awareness of these applications is crucial to understanding this rapidly growing asset class.

Canterbury Consulting's Matt Lui, CFA, CAIA, Vice President, Investment Research, and Steve Kurz, Partner and Head of Asset Management at Galaxy Digital addressed:

  • The applications of blockchain technology
  • Major payments companies integrating digital assets into their businesses
  • Decentralized finance, Non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and a burgeoning creator economy

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