It’s nice to see more traditional financial outlets paying positive attention to Bitcoin and blockchain in recent months. Yahoo Finance of all places has listed a decent amount of prominent companies in both sectors. Although the future of Bitcoin remains up in the air according to most consumers and financial experts, the ecosystem is growing and maturing every day.
The Usual Suspects In Bitcoin and Blockchain
Despite all of the attention on Bitcoin and blockchain technology in recent times, the same names keep coming back to the list of prominent industry members. Yahoo Finance has made a nice list, although there are very few surprises to be found. One thing a lot of digital currency enthusiasts might be offended by is the position of R3 CEV on this list, considering this project has nothing to do with Bitcoin, nor with the blockchain as most people envision it
Marc Andreessen of Andreessen Horowitz is topping the Yahoo Finance list, and rightfully so. Given his position on the board of various tech companies – including eBay and Facebook –