Toronto, CANADA; January 22, 2021 – The Blockchain Research Institute ™ (BRI) is excited to welcome Fidelity Investments Canada ULC as our latest Member.

“The next era of the financial age is being defined by technologies like blockchain.” said Don Tapscott, BRI Co-founder and Executive Chairman. “At the Blockchain Research Institute ™, we are pleased to work with organizations like Fidelity who are leading the digital transformation of their industries.”

About Fidelity Investments Canada ULC
Fidelity Investments Canada ULC brings a global network of investment expertise to Canadian investors. Our products are subadvised by a variety of companies, including Fidelity Management & Research Company (FMR Co., Inc.), Fidelity Institutional Asset Management (FIAM LLC), Fidelity Management & Research (Canada) ULC (FMR-Canada), Fidelity Canada Investment Management, Fidelity International (FIL Limited) and Geode Capital Management LLC. Investment professional counts include portfolio managers, research analysts and associates and traders.

About the Blockchain Research Institute ™
The Blockchain Research Institute ™ (BRI) is an independent, global think-tank dedicated to inspiring and preparing private- and public-sector leaders to be the catalysts of the blockchain transformation. Funded by international corporations and government agencies, the BRI brings together the world’s leading thinkers to undertake ground-breaking research on the strategic implications of blockchain technology, producing practical insights to help its member organizations succeed.

The Institute has 100+ research projects underway in the areas of financial services, manufacturing, retail, energy and resources, technology/media, healthcare and government; as well as how this nascent technology is changing the way companies are managed.  To complement the research, the BRI offers a suite of services to its members, including monthly webinars, executive briefings, all-member summits, and other exclusive activities.

The Blockchain Research Institute ™ is based in Toronto, Canada, and was founded in 2017 by Don and Alex Tapscott, the co-authors of the best-selling book Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World.


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Noah Lehman

Director of Communications