Opinion: Why cryptocurrencies should be universally adopted

Author: | Published: 8 Jul 2019

BC Group general counsel Johnny Cheung explains why he wants to see blockchain go mainstream

The invention of blockchain technology – like the coming of the internet – has revolutionised the way the world conducts business. Blockchain has dramatically improved the collection of information, distribution and governance on transactions. In a recent news release by the CEO of the London Stock Exchange (LSE), it is hinted that the more than 300-year-old stock exchange is considering how it can deploy the blockchain technology. It was discussed that the blockchain which records data across a distributed network of computers, rather than on a centralised server, could find some use in the London stock market. This suggests the LSE is looking at its adoption seriously....