Banking on Blockchain with Interconnection

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Much has been made about distributed ledgers and particularly Blockchain in recent years. Improved security through a higher level of encryption, increased trust through the removal of intermediaries and a faster pace of transactions are commonly cited benefits. On the downside, critics are lamenting Bitcoin’s mining monopoly and lack of regulation and compliance that surround the technology. In the financial services sector, no other disruptive technology has caused quite such a stir. Distributed ledger technology is now being used for smart contracts, proof of ownership, voting systems and other decentralized use cases.

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Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Founded in 1962 and a public company since 1983, Raymond James is a Florida-based diversified holding company providing financial services to individuals, corporations and municipalities through its subsidiary companies engaged primarily in investment and financial planning, in addition to capital markets and asset management. The firm's stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (RJF).

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