Blockchain Week New York, headlined by the Consensus 2018 conference, has wrapped up. There was more blockchain and cryptocurrency hype than ever before so what actually has real potential? Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Square and Twitter, has said that the internet deserves its own native currency. American Banker tries to separate the hype from the use cases of blockchain that have the most potential. Source.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.