It’s called ‘blockchain’ and it could be a game changer

  • It’s basically the register of all bitcoin transactions, like a bank ledger.
  • So while you can expect to see blockchain technology used at your bank, it looks like it’s not about to replace the ballot box.
  • When you make a transaction using traditional money, bank ledgers are updated to reflect where the money has come from and where it’s gone.
  • It’s this idea of “banking without banks” that has naturally got the interest of … banks.
  • Photo: “It’s banking without banks, and money without money.”

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Banks are trialling it. The ASX is investing in it. Politicians have talked it up. The question is, what is it?


It’s called ‘blockchain’ and it could be a game changer