Will blockchain eliminate the middleman? Can it do that? Should it do that? These are just a few million-dollar questions that hover over the technology behind Bitcoin. Our influencers have not reached a unanimous decision with regard to the need for middlemen in a world dominated by blockchain but some of them seem to believe that some middlemen will become obsolete. However, one should understand that just like in the case of people vs. automation, blockchain will not be responsible for the “extinction” of middlemen.