The Metaverse has a real economy!

Dave’s latest thoughts on the Metaverse are available to watch here: The metaverse is interesting because it is a real economy: that is, unlike North Korea or EVE Online, it has private property that can be owned by economic avatars. That’s undeniably interesting. Image by Helen Holmes.

Non-Executive Director at Tillo

This week, Dave is honoured to have accepted a position as Non-Executive Director at Rewards Management platform Tillo! Joining alongside him are Tram Anh Nguyen and Michael Chalmers. “Alex & his team are building a great company that is addressing real needs. I’m looking forward to the opportunity to learn Read more…

The Impact of Regulation on Digital Assets

Yesterday evening, Dave headed into London to take part in this event organised jointly by CFTE and the Budapest Institute of Banking. The rapid acceleration of digital assets can be conceptualised by visualising the growth trajectory of its market capitalisation. Cryptocurrencies and non-fungible tokens were valued at $1.95 trillion in Read more…

House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee

Dave was invited to Parliament to give evidence to the House of Lords Economic Affairs committee on the subject of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs), along with Stephen Bonner, Executive Director, Regulatory Futures and Innovation at the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and Andrew Cregan, Head of Finance Policy, British Retail Consortium Read more…