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Webcast (replay): Focus Day: Digital Assets & Crypto Derivatives

21 Mar 2022 03:00 PM

Institutional investors are rapidly increasing the adoption of crypto assets. This Focus Day aims to provide a holistic overview of what institutional investors need to know when trading digital assets and their derivatives.

Our guest of honor, Christopher Giancarlo, former U.S. CFTC Commissioner, will share his insights on current crypto regulations. Further completing this insightful Focus Day will be three shorter panels, a fireside chat and an interview.

Digital Assets & Crypto Derivatives will also be key topics covered at the Derivatives Forum Frankfurt 24 & 25 May 2022.

Proudly sponsored by: Coinbase Institutional (lead sponsor) and Jane Street

Moderator: Will Mitting, CEO, Acuiti

Focus Day: Digital Assets & Crypto Derivatives

Opening: Thomas Book on developments in the crypto and digital assets space

Thomas Book, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse, opens the virtual focus day on digital assets & crypto derivatives and gives an overview on the developments in the crypto and digital assets space.

Panel: What are the use cases for Blockchain & DLT technologies in the capital markets?

Jens Hachmeister, Managing Director, Issuer Services & New Digital Markets, Deutsche Börse, Benjamin Duve, Director, Digital Assets & Blockchain, BNY Mellon and Amar Amlani, Head of EMEA Digital Assets, Goldman Sachs discuss the advantages of utilizing Blockchain technology in the capital markets.

Fireside chat: Institutional adoption of crypto and opportunities in derivatives

Guillaume Chatain, CFA, Head of Institutional Sales EMEA, Coinbase, explains institutional adoption of crypto and opportunities in derivatives.

Panel: What is the impact on crypto market liquidity with institutionals entering?

Jan Kuehne, Institutional Sales Manager, Coinbase, Thomas Uhm, Global Crypto Institutional Sales & Trading, Jane Street and Randolf Roth, Executive Board Member, Eurex, discuss institutional adoption, the prerequisites for entering the crypto space, and the impact on liquidity.

Keynote: Christopher Giancarlo on crypto regulation

Christopher Giancarlo, Former Chairman, US CFTC, gives a keynote on crypto regulation.

Interview: Digital Assets - an asset class of its own?

Chris Zuehlke, Global Head, Cumberland, discusses whether digital assets are an asset class of its own.

Panel: Innovation in crypto markets – what’s next?

Daniel Kukan, Senior Trader, Crypto Finance and Edd Carlton, Institutional Digital Asset Trader, Flow Traders, explain the vehicles available today to obtain crypto exposure and discuss what will be the focus in the next 3-5 years.

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