Blockchain Technology Is Here. But Is It a Reality For Treasury and Finance?
Treasury and finance professionals heard plenty of talk about bitcoin. Now, blockchain technology is here -- and it's supposed to be a better payments technology than bitcoin. Is it? If so, when should the industry embrace blockchain? In this episode of AFP Conversations, Steve Mott of BetterBuyDesign explains the differences between bitcoin and blockchain, the promise of blockchain, and the challenges.
Steve Mott is a 25-year veteran of the electronic payments industry. As principal of BetterBuyDesign, a payments consultancy, Mott worked with clients on strategy development, product research and design, organizational effectiveness and vendor management, technology evaluations, and market assessments. Mott serves as a subject matter expert for the Federal Reserve and other industry organizations.