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London needs to embrace blockchain post-Brexit for the next 'Big Bang moment'

Kay Swinburne MEP: Britain must "embrace" blockchain post-Brexit to help the City "stay relevant." Blockchain, a distributed ledger technology, was first developed to underpin bitcoin but now has potential in everything from mainstream finance to healthcare. Swinburne, a senior Tory MEP, calls for the FCA and the Bank of England to embrace the new technology. LONDON — An influential British MEP believes the UK needs to embrace blockchain technology post-Brexit in order to help the City of London "stay relevant.
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