NASDAQ CEO: There are real opportunities in the blockchain and cryptocurrencies

In an interview with Yahoo Finance, Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman answered “Is the cryptocurrency an enemy of Nasdaq or a friend?” Friedman's answer is "no", she thinks this is a very interesting innovation, the technical foundation of the blockchain is very interesting, Nasdaq is integrating the blockchain into many elements of its trading infrastructure, for the new The market is ready. As for the cryptocurrency itself, Friedman considers this to be a manifestation of blockchain technology, and cryptocurrency remains a very young invention. Friedman also stressed the need to understand the true use of cryptocurrencies and how to use this technological innovation to create better ways to transfer funds so that the global economy can run faster and better. Friedman concluded that there are real opportunities in the blockchain and cryptocurrency areas.