Blockchain : Key Vertical Opportunities & Deployment Strategies 2019-2030

Juniper Research’s latest Blockchain report provides a critical assessment of the state of the blockchain market, through in-depth analysis of its most promising use cases in digital identity, the public sphere, asset tracking and the financial ecosystem.

Additionally, the research provides a detailed review of the competitive landscape in blockchain development and deployment, via two Juniper Research Indices and a Juniper Research Leaderboard. The report also provides detailed industry benchmark forecasts for land registry, asset tracking and financial services.

This research suite includes:
  • Deep Dive Strategy & Competition (PDF)
  • Deep Dive Data & Forecasting (PDF & Excel)
  • Executive Summary & Core Findings (PDF)
  • 12 months' access to harvest online data platform


Key Features

  • Market Dynamics: Detailed analysis of the most promising deployments and pilots in key verticals, including:
    • Digital identity
    • The public sphere
    • Asset tracking
    • The financial ecosystem
  • Public Sphere Innovation Index: Assessing blockchain-powered solutions in the land registry, notarisation and voting spaces offered by 14 leading players (Applied Blockchain, Acronis, BitFury, ChromaWay, Gemalto, IBM, KPMG, Medici Land Governance, Oracle, Propy, PwC, R3, SAP, Ubitquity).
  • Self-sovereign Identity Innovation Index: Assessing the blockchain-powered digital identity solutions offered by 10 leading players in the field (Cambridge Blockchain, Civic, Evernym, IBM, Jolocom, KYC-Chain, SelfKey, ShoCard, Sovrin, uPort).
  • Interviews with leading players across the blockchain ecosystem, including:
    • Acronis
    • ALTR
    • Flexa
    • Guardtime
    • IBM
    • Infosys Finacle
    • NXM Labs
    • Oracle
  • Juniper Research Leaderboard: Key player capability and capacity assessment, together with Leaderboard vendor positioning for 15 blockchain providers, including:
    • Accenture
    • ALTR
    • Applied Blockchain
    • Deloitte
    • Digital Asset
    • Guardtime
    • IBM
    • Infosys Finacle
    • Interstellar
    • Microsoft
    • NEM
    • Oracle
    • R3
    • Ripple
    • SAP
  • Benchmark Industry Forecasts include:
    • Total consumer savings realised through blockchain land registry deployments
    • Country spend for blockchain land registry purposes
    • Total revenues for blockchain platform providers in asset tracking
    • Total savings due to reduction in food fraud & compliance
    • Forecasts for annual bank savings from blockchain implementation in B2B cross-border settlement

Key Questions

  1. Which industries and use cases are the most promising when it comes to blockchain technology?
  2. What are the main challenges to blockchain technology implementation?
  3. Which companies are ranked the highest in Juniper Research’s Blockchain Leaderboard?
  4. How much are banks expected to save due to blockchain deployments in the next five years?
  5. How much saving is the food industry expected to realise due to fraud reduction over the next five years?

Companies Referenced

Interviewed: Acronis, ALTR, Flexa, Guardtime, IBM, Infosys Finacle, NXM Labs, Oracle.
Profiled: Accenture, ALTR, Applied Blockchain, Deloitte, Digital Asset, Guardtime, IBM, Infosys Finacle, Interstellar, Microsoft, NEM, Oracle, R3, Ripple, SAP.
Case Studied: Flexa, NXM Labs
Included in Innovation Indices: Acronis, Applied Blockchain, Bitfury, Cambridge Blockchain, ChromaWay, Civic, Evernym, Gemalto, IBM, Jolocom, KPMG, KYC-Chain, MLG (Medici Land Governance), Oracle, Propy, PwC, R3, SAP, SelfKey, ShoCard, Sovrin, Ubitquity, uPort.
Mentioned: 0Chain, 3M, AB InBev, ABN AMRO, ABS (Association of Banks in Singapore), Æternity, Airbus, AirWallex, Alastria, Alibaba, Allianz, Alpha Acid Brewery, Alternatifbank, Amazon, Ambrosus, American Express, American National Notary Association, ANZ, Apis Capital Management, APL, Apttus, Arab Jordan Investment Bank, Arc-net, Aspyr Media, Asta Solutions, ASX (Australian Securities Exchange), ATB Financial, Atraura Blockchain, Avenews-GT, Axis Bank, Axoni, B3i, BABB, Bakkt, Banco Bradesco, Bank Busan, Bank Hapoalim, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank of Baroda, Bank of Russia, Bankex, BanQu, Barclays, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Bexs Banco, BITA Blockchain Consortium, Bitwala, Blockchain Global, Blockchain in Transport Alliance, Blockchain Learning Group, Blockchain Research Institute, Blockdaemon, Blockscale Solutions, BNP Paribas, BNY Mellon, Boehringer Ingelheim, Borsa Italiana, Bottomline Technologies, Braun, Broadridge Financial Solutions, BTC Company, Bühler, Bumble Bee Foods, Bureau of Survey and Mapping, BurstIQ, Cambridge Innovation Center, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Cano Shoe, Cargo Community Network, CargoSmart, Carrefour, Cartório de Registro de Imóveis (Real Estate Registry Office), CBW, CCDI Copyright Cloud, CCFA (China China-Store & Franchise Association), CDEL, Certified Origins, Chainlink, ChainThat, ChainTrade, Chamber of Digital Commerce (Canada), Change Healthcare, China Construction Bank Asia, Chinese Trusted Blockchain Alliance, Chronicled, CIeNET, Circulor, Citi, Clearmatics, CME Ventures, CoinMarketCap, Commerce Bank, ConsenSys, Network Foundation, Cornèr Bank, Credit Agricole, Credit Suisse, Cross River Bank, CryptoBLK, CryptoCompare, Cuallix, CULedger, Currencies Direct, CYCL, Cygnetise, Denmark’s Central Bank, Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Börse Group, Deutsche Telekom, DHL, DIF (Dencentralized Identity Foundation), dLocal,, DNB (De Nederlandsche Bank, Dutch Central Bank), DNV GL, Dole, Donor Concierge, Dragonfly Fintech, DTCC (The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation),, eBay, eMcREY, Emirates NBD, Energy Web Foundation, Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, EPC (European Payment Council), Everis, EVRY, EVRYTHNG, EY, Facebook, Factom, Farm2Kitchen, FDA (Food and Drug Administration), Fidor, Finastra, Finotek, Firefly CNY, FIS, Follow My Vote, Founders Bank, FRTYL, Fusion LenderComm, Gem, Georgian National Agency of Public Registry, GIA (Gemological Institute of America), Giga Dragon, GlobalConnect, Global Shipping Business Network, Goldman Sachs, Grow Super, GSK, GSMA, GuildOne, Hashed Health, He3Labs Consultancy & Development, Healthcare Gateway, HealthSync, HKEX, HM Land Registry, HM Revenue and Customs, Hooters, Horizon State, HSBC, Hyperledger Foundation, IC3, ICAP, ICIC Bank, ICS Financial Services, IFX, III (Insurers’ Information Institute), INATBA (International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications), IndusInd Bank, Infopulse, ING, Innovate UK, Innovate/Finance, Insolar, Intelipost, Intellect EU, Interbank, Interswitch, iPoint, iRespond, Irish Life, ISDA,, J.P. Morgan, Kaiser Permanente, KardiaChain, KASIKORNBANK, KBC, Kellogg, Kerchin, Kimberly-Clark, KLM, Korea Internet & Security Agency, Kotak Mahindra Bank, KPMG, Krungsri, Kuehne + Nagel, Lantmäteriet, LaToken, Legal Affairs Bureau, Lightyear, Lloyds Banking Group, Lloyd's Insurance Market, London Fintech Week 2018, Louis Dreyfus Company, LSE (London Stock Exchange), LuxTag, Maecenas, Maersk, MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore), Mastercard, Mattereum, MBA (Mortgage Brokers' Association), McKinsey, Mediaocean, Medici Bank, Medici Ventures, MediLedger, MedRec, Metaco, Methods, MineRP, MIT Media Lab, Modum, MoneyGram, Mozilla, MTO Global, MUFG, Nasdaq, Natais, National Bank of Oman, National Food Crime Unit, Natixis, Nestlé, Neurosoft, NHS (National Health Service), NIAP (National Information Assurance Partnership), Nigeria Customs, Norbloc, Novartis, Nuggets, OAX Foundation, OECD, Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum, OpenMarket, OriginTrail,, OwlTing, PayPal, Pfizer, PNC Financial Services Group, Pogo, Portuguese Association of Investment Funds, Pension Funds and Asset Management, Pravici, Provenance, Q2, Rabobank, Raise, RAKBANK, Rakuten, RapidQube, RBL Bank, Red Hat, Region Brokerage Company, Rehive, RevBlox, Riksbank, Riot Games,, Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation, RMIT University, RocketSpace, RSA, Russian National Settlement Depository, SAMA (the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority), Santander, SBB (Swiss Federal Railway), Sberbank, SBI Remit, Scentre Group, SDX, SeedInvest, Seoul National University’s Blockchain Society, SERES, SGX, Shell, Siam Commercial Bank, Singapore Airlines, Sirius Computing Solutions, SITA, SIX Digital Exchange, Slide Network, Smartlands, Smartmatic, Société Générale, Solar Site Design, SolarisBank, Sony, South Indian Bank, Spotify, Spunta, Standard Chartered Bank, Starbucks, State Administration of Press, Publication Radio Film and Television (China), State Street, STMS, Sumeru, SureRemit, SWIFT, Swiss Post, Sygnum, Symbiont, Synechron, Tata Consultancy Services, Tech Bureau, Tech Mahindra, TE-Food, Telus, Terra Firma, The Enigma Protocol, The Institutes RiskStream Collaborative, The Linux Foundation, The Sovrin Alliance, The Sovrin Foundation, Tinsman Consulting, T-Mobile, Token Taxonomy Initiative, Total Bank Solutions, Trace Alliance, TradeIX, TradeLive, Tradewind, TransferGo, Uber, UBS, UN, UniCredit, Unilever, United Arab Bank, US Department of Defense, US Department of Health and Human Services, US Department of Homeland Security, USP (United States Pharmacopeial Convention), VeChain, Verizon, V-ICT-OR (the Flemish ICT Organisation), Visa, Vitesse, Vodafone, W3C (World Wide Web Consortium), Walmart, Watson,, Westpac, WHO (World Health Organisation), Wirex, World Bank, World Customs Union, Yahoo, Yamada Denki, Yes Bank, Zelle, Zeus Exchange, ZKP3.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper Research’s Blockchain forecast suite includes:
  • 5 and 10-year benchmark forecasts for key metrics by 8 key regions and 11 country level splits including:
    • Canada
    • China
    • Denmark
    • Germany
    • Norway
    • Portugal
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • Japan
    • UK
    • US
  • Land Registry Forecasts:
    • Country spend for blockchain land registry purposes
    • Total consumer savings realised through blockchain land registry deployments
  • Asset Tracking Forecasts:
    • Total revenues for blockchain platform providers
    • Total savings due to reduction in food fraud & compliance
  • Financial Ecosystem Forecasts:
    • Annual bank savings from blockchain implementation in cross-border B2B settlement
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of 52 tables and over 12,518 datapoints.
  • Interactive Excel Scenario tool allowing the user the ability to manipulate Juniper Research’s data for four different metrics.
Juniper Research’s highly granular IFxls (Interactive Forecast Excels) enable clients to manipulate Juniper Research’s forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions by using the Interactive Scenario Tool and compare select markets and sectors side by side in customised charts and tables. IFxls greatly increase clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.

Blockchain Full Research Suite


Full Research Suite

Blockchain full research suite comprises:

  • Blockchain Executive Summary PDF Report
  • Blockchain Deep Dive Strategy & Competition PDF Report
  • Blockchain Deep Dive Data & Forecasting PDF Report
  • Blockchain Interactive Forecast Excel Data
  • Quarterly PDF Report & Excel Data Updates
  • 12 months' access to Blockchain data updates in harvest - find out more


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Research Details

Juniper Research
Morgane Kimmich
Innovation & Disruption
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA