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A lawyer I know loves to joke that words «blockchain» and «ICO» a resume on LinkedIn adds about 20% to the desired salary. The same goes for large corporations. The trouble is that, in reality, only companies in the financial sector can find the intended use of the blockchain at all conferences and meetups devoted to, for example, blockchains in the energy sector, the speakers, bashfully lowering their eyes to the floor, cite the 2014 PWC report and cite some and the same examples of how blockchain connects a small network of farms in America, thus reducing the price of electricity. But representatives of the banking and financial sectors insert the word «blockchain» practically at all conferences, they are actively developing pilot projects, which, unfortunately, remain pilot. Sberbank has opened a blockchain research laboratory, Alfa-Bank regularly talks about the prospects for working with blockchain, especially in the context of foreign…

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