Wall Street, Meet Block 368396, the Future of Finance

When Justin Brownhill wants to check up on one of his latest investments through SenaHill Partners LP, he only needs to check the ledger underpinning bitcoin. The address: block 368396. That’s the new digital home for the equity stake his firm made in Symbiont, a startup using bitcoin’s underlying blockchain software to make it quicker and easier to prove ownership of assets or transfer them between buyers and sellers. Putting its money where its mouth is, Symbiont...