Blockchain: Distributed Consensus Protocols
Dom Steil article on Distributed Consensus Protocols provides an overview of a few of the implements available.
Asset creation built from the Bitcoin blockchain = Sidechains
Asset creation built off the Bitcoin blockchain = Counterparty
Asset ledger creation built on distributed nodes = Hyperledger
One would assume that the investment banking arena is most interested in Hyperledger, MultiChain and Ethereum from an asset trading and post trade perspective – due to Confidential Transactions. Curious also as to what banks are looking at t0 (the trade is the settlement)