Letters from a Blockchain Agnostic

Given my background, I have been asked over and over my opinion about Bitcoin and Blockchain, both from highly skilled Financial professionals to ‘friends and family’.

The debate on cryptocurrencies has been extremely polarized;

Evangelizer: “Bitcoin’s structure is very ingenious. The paper money disappears, and crypto-currencies are a much better way to transfer values than a piece of paper, that’s for sure.” Elon Musk.

Skeptic: ‘Black Swan’ author Nassim Taleb says bitcoin is worth zero and fails as a currency and a…