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…

LATAM Fintech Market: Financial Inclusion

Unbanked is not the problem and banks are not the solution, Latin American edition! Last week, Dave presented at the LATAM Fintech Market 2021 on the topic of Open Finance and financial inclusion… The session covered everything from bitcoin in El Salvador being considered a solution but how, in fact, Read more…

Digital Jersey is 5 years old!

Dave has been in Jersey this week celebrating Digital Jersey’s 5th birthday where he has been on stage with Digital Jersey CEO, Tony Moretta, Alan Brown and Dame Wendy Hall DBE. With its close proximity to a thriving and innovative financial services sector, Jersey has world-leading digital infrastructure, a proactive Read more…

Travelling again!!

After a quick trip to Vienna last week, Dave is now in Amsterdam at the infamous Money 20/20 before a whistle stop tour to Prague and a week in Jersey! It’s great to be back out there meeting new people and delivering keynotes, panels and fireside chats to the good Read more…

Maui Waui Festival 2021

Dave was invited to speak at last week’s Maui Waui Festival in Norfolk! He gave a talk on the Jeremiah Marques Stage about the Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency World. Maui Waui is a 3 day international festival of music, performance and arts. Now in it 8th year it is fast becoming Read more…

May 2021 – CSFI FinTech Review

CBDCs, London as fintech hub, crowdfunding consolidation and more. Today, Dave took part in this month’s CSFI Fintech Review along with Jemima Kelly (FT Alphaville) and Anders la Cour (Banking Circle who also supported the session). Topics covered today included: The Bank of England’s vision for a CBDC What’s changing Read more…