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to your inbox. The CEO of $20 billion data giant IHS Markit thinks blockchain
technology, the tech behind cryptos like bitcoin,
has the potential to be transformational in finance.

Lance Uggla told Business Insider’s Oscar Williams-Grut:
“Technology moves in leaps and bounds. Storage and computer power
has been a step change from when I set up Markit.

A 2 megabyte
line into a barn was a big deal in 2002. We have 100 megabytes
into our house now.

“I think the technology with blockchain, it has potential to be
transformative, one of those leaps and bounds technological
changes.” Read the BI Prime full story here>> Here are the current crypto prices: Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, was
trading lower during Friday’s trade after reports that Binance,
the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange,
received a warning from Japanese regulators.

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