On May 6, Deloitte released a blockchain survey of 1,386 corporate executives from February 8 to March 4, 2019. The survey mentioned that financial technology is still the largest application area of the blockchain, and more and more organizations are expanding and enriching their blockchain programs in the fields of technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, healthcare and government. On the positive side, 40% of respondents indicated their willingness to invest at least $5 million in their blockchain plans over the next 12 months, a figure that is up 1 percentage point from 2018; 53% of respondents believe Blockchain technology has become one of the organization's five most important strategic priorities, a 10% increase from last year. On the other hand, although most respondents included blockchain in their organization's five priority tasks, only 23% said they have initiated blockchain deployments, which is lower than in 2018. 34%.