Global Blockchain Market in Banking Industry Forecast up to 2024

  • November, 2018
  • Domain: ICT - Security,digital technologies
Pages: 82
Tables: 45
Charts: 7
Regions/Countries: 4 / 0
Companies: 10
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[82 Report Pages] This market research report identifies Microsoft, IBM, Fujitsu, JP Morgan, and Ripple as the major vendors operating in the global blockchain in banking industry market. This report also provides a detailed analysis of the market by blockchain types (Public blockchain, Private blockchain, and Hybrid blockchain), application (Clearance and settlement systems, Trading platforms, Fraud detection, e-KYC, Smart contracts, and Regulatory reporting & compliance), sub verticals (Inter-bank transfers, Cross-border transfers & remittances, Retail and P2P payments, and Corporate payments), and region (Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East and Africa).

Overview of the Global Blockchain Market in Banking Industry

Infoholic’s market research report predicts that the global blockchain market in banking industry will grow at a CAGR of 16.5% during the forecast period 2018–2024. Blockchain technology is currently at nascent stage in the banking industry. In 2017 and 2018, most of the banks have adopted blockchain technology as part of their strategy, which has also resulted in banks entering in partnerships with technology companies and fintech vendors to build and test blockchain applications in their operations.

Blockchain is said to be all about improving efficiency and cost reduction, however, banks are taking it as a strategic move mainly to overcome their existing challenges related to compliance and regulatory, fraud reduction, and security among others, which in return offers higher transaction speeds of below 10 seconds and also helps in reducing operational costs.

According to the blockchain in banking industry analysis, Europe accounted for the largest share of the global blockchain in banking industry market in 2017 and will continue leading the market while, Americas is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

Competitive Analysis and Key Vendors

Currently, more than half of the banks are significantly focusing on building their own private blockchains by partnering with other banks and blockchain developers. The partnership is also aiming in creating a few numbers of global bank networks to enable seamless payment transactions.

It is expected that blockchain will reduce financial fraud by up to 35% in the next three years, however it also eliminated the intermediaries involved in a payment transaction, which may create disruption in the banking industry. Countries including US, Japan, China, India, and Western European countries are focusing on deploying blockchain solutions in their banking systems.

Some of the Key Vendors in Blockchain Market:


  • Microsoft

  • IBM

  • Fujitsu

  • JP Morgan

  • Ripple


Other vendors of the blockchain in banking market are R3, Clearmatics, Primechain technologies, Signzy, and Accubits technologies.

Segmentation of blockchain type



  • Public blockchain

  • Private blockchain

  • Hybrid blockchain


In 2017, the private blockchain occupied the largest share and is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

Segmentation of application



  • Clearance and settlement systems

  • Trading platforms

  • Fraud detection

  •  e-KYC

  • Smart contracts

  • Regulatory reporting & compliance


In 2017, the clearance and settlement systems segment is the largest adopter of blockchain technology. Blockchain partnerships are aiming at building applications around these mentioned used cases and is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

Segmentation of sub verticals



  • Inter-bank transfers

  • Cross-border transfers & remittances

  • Retail and P2P payments

  • Corporate payments


In 2017, the inter-bank transfers occupied the largest share and is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.


The report comprises an analysis of vendor profile, which includes financial status, business units, key business priorities, SWOT, business strategies, and views. The report covers the competitive landscape, which includes M&A, joint ventures & collaborations, and competitor comparison analysis. In the vendor profile section, for companies that are privately held, the financial information and revenue of segments will be limited.

Moreover, the report provides details about the major challenges that are going to have an impact on market growth. Additionally, the report gives complete details about the business opportunities to key stakeholders to expand their business and capture revenues in the specific verticals. The report will help companies interested or established in this market to analyze the various aspects of this domain before investing or expanding their business in the blockchain in banking industry. market.


1     Industry Outlook 

1.1        Industry Overview

1.2        Industry Trends

2     Report Outline 

2.1        Report Scope

2.2        Report Summary

2.3        Research Methodology

2.4        Report Assumptions

3     Market Snapshot

3.1        Total Addressable Market (TAM)

3.2        Segmented Addressable Market (SAM)

3.3        Related Markets

4     Market Outlook 

4.1        Overview

4.2        Porter 5 (Five) Forces

5     Market Characteristics

5.1        Ecosystem

5.2        Market Segmentation

5.3        Market Dynamics

5.3.1     Drivers    Blockchain ensure faster transactions    Blockchain offer secured transactions    Blockchain ensures auditability

5.3.2     Restraints    Data security and privacy concerns    Blockchain does not offer reversible transactions

5.3.3     Opportunities    Increasing demand for Blockchain as a Service    Growing usability of blockchain in IoT

5.3.4     DRO-Impact Analysis

5.3.5     Market Trends

6     Blockchain Types: Market Size & Analysis

6.1        Overview

6.2        Public Blockchain

6.3        Private Blockchain

6.4        Hybrid Blockchain

7     Applications: Market Size & Analysis

7.1        Overview

7.2        Clearance and Settlement Systems

7.3        Trade Finance

7.4        Fraud Detection

7.5        e-KYC

7.6        Smart Contracts

7.7        Regulatory Reporting and Compliance

8     Sub Verticals: Market Size & Analysis

8.1        Overview

8.2        Inter-bank Transfers

8.3        Cross-border Transfers & Remittances

8.4        Retail and P2P Payments

8.5        Corporate Payments

9     Regions: Market Size and Analysis

9.1        Overview

9.2        Americas

9.3        Europe

9.4        Asia Pacific

9.5        Middle East and Africa

10   Vendor Profiles

10.1     Microsoft

10.1.1  Overview

10.1.2  Business unit

10.1.3  Geographic revenue

10.1.4  Business focus

10.1.5  SWOT

10.1.6  Business strategies

10.2     IBM

10.2.1  Overview

10.2.2  Business unit

10.2.3  Geographic revenue

10.2.4  Business focus

10.2.5  SWOT analysis

10.2.6  Business strategies

10.3     JPMorgan Chase & Co.

10.3.1  Overview

10.3.2  Business unit

10.3.3  Geographic revenue

10.3.4  Business focus

10.3.5  SWOT analysis

10.3.6  Business strategies

10.4     Fujitsu

10.4.1  Overview

10.4.2  Business unit

10.4.3  Geographic revenue

10.4.4  Business focus

10.4.5  SWOT analysis

10.4.6  Business strategies

10.5     Ripple

10.5.1  Overview

10.5.2  Business focus

10.5.3  SWOT analysis

10.5.4  Business strategies

11   Companies to Watch for

11.1     R3

11.1.1  Overview

11.1.2  Blockchain offerings

11.2     Clearmatics

11.2.1  Overview

11.2.2  Blockchain offering

11.3     Primechain Technologies

11.3.1  Overview

11.3.2  Blockchain offering

11.4     Signzy

11.4.1  Overview

11.4.2  Blockchain offering

11.5     Accubits Technologies

11.5.1  Overview

11.5.2  Blockchain offering

12   Competitive Landscape 

12.1     Competitor Comparison Analysis

13   Partnerships


Ø             Acronyms

Research Framework

Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources

involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources

include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.

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