Posts Tagged "cryptocurrency"

Afternoon Tea Discussion & Briefing – 11 May 2015

Posted on May 21, 2015 in Previous events

Monday, 11th May 2015 at  Addleshaw Goddard LLP, London EC1                          Pre-discussion Briefing:     15.45 – 17.00 “Demystifying cryptocurrency and the blockchain for the uninitiated.” Briefing given by: Steve Pannifer, Head of Delivery, Consult Hyperion Jonathan Levin, Digital Currency Consultant and former CEO, Coinometrics   Afternoon Tea Discussion:  17.00 – 20.00 “How far can cryptocurrencies go to heralding a new way of transacting?” Discussion Panel: Dr Tom Robinson, Director, UK...

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Why now is the optimum time to get up to speed on cryptocurrencies and the blockchain

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in News

This month HM Treasury published its Response to the Call for Information on Digital Currencies. The Treasury recognises that: “While there are clear barriers to digital currencies achieving widespread use in their current form, the ‘distributed ledger’ technology that underpins digital currencies has significant promise as an innovation in payments technology”. So there is no better time for you to keep abreast of what is happening in the cryptocurrency world and how it all works, as it has the power to disrupt the payments ecosystem and there are opportunities to...

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Cognizant joins as Gold Sponsor plus news on next event

Posted on Mar 6, 2015 in News

We are delighted to welcome Cognizant on board as our new Gold Sponsor adding to the wealth and expertise of other sponsors Accourt, Addleshaw Goddard and VocaLink.  We are very grateful of their support. More information on Cognizant and all our sponsors can be found here. The next Afternoon Tea Discussion is on 11th May exploring “How far can cryptocurrencies go to heralding a new way of transacting?”.  We have blockchain digital currency project Ethereum, the UK Digital Currency Association, analysts Celent and an outspoken financial blogger and speaker from the FT...

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