Tues 21st September - 14:00hrs BST (09:00hrs EST)

How Crypto Assets & Decentralized Finance Are Reshaping Capital Markets

An invitation only event for capital allocators & financial services executives featuring leading executives & thought leaders working within the industry

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Showcasing crypto’s Finest Since 2012

 
First launching in the UK in September 2012, Coinscrum is one of the world’s longest running Bitcoin & Blockchain networking communities. Having hosted many of the industry’s formative founders, innovators & thought-leaders at over 200 events in the years since, we successfully launched Coinscrum Institutional in London in February 2020, connecting many of the leading vendors working within the crypto trading & investment ecosystem with a traditional buy-side audience. 
 
We invite financial services executives, capital allocators and HNWI’s to apply for a place at this free-to-attend online summit where you will learn about:
 
  • Latest industry trends, challenges & opportunities
  • Developments in market infrastructure
  • The evolving regulatory landscape
  • Decentralised Finance & other emerging technology

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  • Panel #1
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  • Panel #3
  • Panel #4
  • Topic
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Panel #1

Underpinning Crypto Asset Liquidity - How Exchanges Have Adapted to Support an Exponential Growth in Trading Volumes

 

From their humble beginnings, crypto asset exchanges have been rapidly evolving into major trading venues, rivalling many of those in the capital markets in terms of daily traded volumes.

 

As institutional demand for this asset class has grown, the leading crypto exchanges have had to rapidly evolve to ensure that both performance and security are maintained to meet the expectations of this new class of participants whilst satisfying their existing user-base.


In this panel, we’ll hear from both exchange operators and leading liquidity providers to discuss how the industry has matured and how they compare to their more traditional peers.

To be confirmed

 

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Panel #2

How Crypto Asset Market Infrastructure is Maturing to Meet Institutional Demand

 

When institutional participants first began to pay serious attention to Bitcoin and other crypto assets during the bull market of 2017, they quickly came to the realisation that a market infrastructure built primarily for a retail market was significantly lacking the broader support services they rely on in other markets.

 

Services such as Custody, Lending, Clearing & Prime Brokerage were still in their infancy, if available at all.

 

Things have changed in the few years since with major players entering the market to fill these much needed roles.

 

In this panel, we’ll take a closer look at each of these functions and discuss how they’re finally opening up broader market access.

To be confirmed

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Panel #3

Regulation gets real - are regulators finally getting serious about digital assets?

 

Regulatory uncertainty has long been one of the key barriers to wider adoption of cryptocurrency and digital assets, slowing down innovation and increasing risks for firms looking to scale. The bull market of 2020 has coincided with increased scrutiny and attention from regulators in most jurisdictions. Will the EU in particular now clarify its position? And while the new US administration has been making some bold, new statements, how strict will President Biden’s position on digital assets turn out to be?

 

In this panel we will examine the latest regulatory trends in crypto and ask what companies need to be doing to remain compliant and stay one step ahead of the game.

To be confirmed

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Panel #4

Decentralised Finance - Profits and Pitfalls in a Bull Market

 

Decentralised Finance boomed in 2020 growing from $700 million by December 2019 to $13 billion at the end of December 2020. And DeFi has reportedly already hit $40 billion this year, based on industry data. It looks like enthusiasm for DeFi is set to stay. But how well developed is the market infrastructure and technology underpinning DeFi?

 

Is the boom sustainable or just another example of temporary hype? And what are the upcoming DeFi trends we should expect to see to ensure that DeFi continues to boom in 2021?

To be confirmed

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The Coinscrum Institutional Web Summit is a free-to-attend, invitation-only event for capital allocators & financial services executives. Please complete this short form before we complete your registration.

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