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4 Types of Blockchain Business Use Cases That Investment Management CIOs Need to Track

Published: 01 May 2019

ID: G00388092

Analyst(s): Ali Merji


Blockchain’s promise is real, but most investment firms are uncertain how to extract business value from it. CIOs need to evaluate four types of blockchain business initiatives and identify those that align most closely with their firms’ strategic objectives.

Table Of Contents


  • Real-World Use Cases: The Key to Successful Blockchain Projects in Investment Management
  • CIOs Need to Understand the Four Types of Blockchain Initiatives, and How the Business Could Use Them
    • Blockchain Disruptor
    • Digital Asset Market
    • Efficiency Play
    • Record Keeper
  • The Four Types of Initiatives — and How They Can Be Used — Compared

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