Have You Heard of Bitcoin?

March 2019

By now, you have likely heard of Bitcoin because, despite it still being a relatively young technology, it’s gained considerable media and market attention. Yet, like the worldwide web in 1995, its youth means that its potential, purposes and applications are yet to be defined and truly realised. Is it just electronic money? A foundation for smart contracts and electronic shares? Is it underground and subversive, challenging the power of governments, or will it integrate into mainstream finance and go unnoticed?