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[$$] Santander shows potential of blockchain in company votes

Attracta Mooney and Nicholas Megaw

has scored a digital coup: the Spanish bank has become the first company in the world to use blockchain to make it easier for investors to vote at an annual meeting. , a technology company, ran a test at Santander’s annual meeting in March. Voting took place by traditional methods but they used blockchain, a giant online public ledger, to produce a shadow register.