Decentralised Finance (DeFi) is a blockchain-based form of finance that does not rely on central financial intermediaries such as brokerages, exchanges, or banks to offer traditional instruments. Instead it relies on smart contracts on blockchain platforms.
Now a $100bn sector, DeFi is likely to have a significant impact on how banks operate in the future with the potential to disrupt the way our current financial systems are structured.
With the FCA’s recent move to ban Binance, the biggest bitcoin and altcoin crypto exchange in the world by volume, regulation of these markets has become an increasingly hot topic.
Join us on the 22nd July for our second conversation around blockchain technologies with our deep dive into DeFi.
If you want to know the difference between staking and stable coins, DApps from FUD or smart contracts from liquidity pools, then join us as we delve into the emerging depths of decentralised finance, made possible through blockchain technology.
Join our head of blockchain & cryptocurrency Ben Lee and our experienced conversationalists:
Jeff Hancock, Co-Founder & CEO of Coinpass
Toby Lewis, Founder & CEO of Novum Insights
Jason Tucker-Feltham, Founder & CEO of Venrai
Ben heads up the firm’s cryptocurrency & blockchain offering. He is a DeFi curious protocol protagonist, having monitored the sector for over a decade, advising numerous clients who have invested, traded, or mined cryptocurrency, or have started...
Jeff's background is in tech engineering and datacentres. He setup Coinpass in 2018 with his cofounders to solve the issue of lack of professional crypto outlets in the UK. Awarded “Best Cryptocurrency Exchange 2020 by the CITYAM group , as well...
Toby is the founder and CEO of frontier technology market monitoring company Novum Insights. He is a repeat entrepreneur, and well known analyst in the fields of blockchain, artificial intelligence, robotics, fintech and venture capital.
Jason is a financial services professional with over a decade of experience built up at global investment banks both in London and New York City. By leveraging this experience at some of the world’s leading financial institutions, Jason brings...
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