To the follow-up question, “Are you planning to make an allocation to crypto in client accounts within the next 12 months?,” Lydon said 51.8% responded ‘Possibly: I’ve been investigating crypto seriously,’ 29.1% responded ‘No Chance: I’m just here out of curiosity,’ 10.9% responded ‘Probably: I’ve been investigating crypto seriously’ and 8.2% responded ‘Definitely: I’m in the final stages of due diligence and/or waiting for the right time.’

During the lively panel, the participants discussed how they are educating clients on this topic and shared their views on the crypto space.

The panelists also discussed the differences between cryptocurrencies and blockchain – and investing opportunities for both in the years ahead.

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