Organising the governmental / regulatory / legal track of the landmark Cryptovalley conference 2019 (March 2019)
Exciting experience to organise the governmental / regulatory / legal track of the landmark Cryptovalley Conference 2019! Topical aspects, micro & macro perspectives, leaders on stage! Hope to see as many of you in Zug on 26 June, to listen and challenge the speakers, and drive together the blockchain and crypto industry to the next level. How can governments harvest the blockchain benefit for their economies? How does the EU spur blockchain applications? What are the Blockchain-related governmental and regulatory challenges? How do we address them? What are the AML/CFT “Reg” expectations? What are the crypto forensic “Tech” challenges and solutions? What are the broader crypto compliance challenges, developments and solutions? Discuss these and other themes with WTO, FATF, EC, SNB, Swiss FDF, PWC, Bundesblock, MME, SEBA, SBA, Frick, Cryptofinance, gwp, Lykke, WengerVieli, Baer & Karrer, Zarattini and other leaders.
No winter in Cryptovalley, but a maturing ecosystem (March 2019)
Speaking at the Crypto Valley Summit in Crypto Valley epicenter Zug (Switzerland) about Digital Securities, STOs and the future of financing.
Blockchain and banking services: between regulation and opportunities (February 2019)
Blockchain and banking services between regulation and opportunities, an event organised by the CVA Southern Alps Chapter in Lugano at the Centre for banking studies in cooperation with Ticino for finance. Over 120 attendees from Ticino and northern Italy - learning and debating the issues from both an industry and financial institution perspectives.
Towards Global Crypto AML Standards (March 2019)
Material developments in crypto regulation! Global AML standards are about to be finalised by the FATF. Regulators and the industry need to walk the last mile (and beyond) together to ensure best outcome. In this short article I recap what happened, clarify why it matters and offer an assessment.
Some fundamental (regulatory) considerations at the last CVSummit19 (March 2019)
Some fundamental (regulatory) considerations at the last CVSummit19 (STO panel) - 27 March 2019