Privacy on the Blockchain: Where Are We Headed?

Privacy on the Blockchain: Where Are We Headed?

Arianna Simpson is the founder and Managing Director of Autonomous Partners, a fund focused on cryptocurrencies and digital assets. She is also a venture partner at Crystal Towers Capital, an early-stage venture capital fund, and previously spent time at Facebook and BitGo. The following article is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2017 in Review . For all the claims that have been made over the years about bitcoin being a safe haven for criminals, it’s becoming increasingly clear that capital flows on the blockchain aren’t private. Bitcoin itself indexes poorly on both the anonymity and confidentiality fronts, as addresses […]