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Bitcoin: Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt (FUD)

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Deadline: April 04, 2017 | Date: April 04, 2017

Venue/Country: Online

Updated: 2017-03-09 15:25:45 (GMT+9)

Call For Papers - CFP

Bitcoins have gotten much more traction than early detractors and pundits expected. With that reality, what do banks need to do, if anything, to prepare for their existence and surprising acceptance?

It appears that Bitcoin and blockchain are here to stay – what does that mean to your institution?

Banks are pumping huge amounts of money into systems designed to prevent money laundering, but the blockchain could help by recording each leg of a transaction, making its ultimate destinationeasier to trace. Once you understand the fundamentals, you will be able to determine what this means to your institution.

Why Should You Attend

Bitcoins have been adopted by a wide range of user – the good, the bad, and the ugly. Understanding how they and the block chain operate is essential to preparing for is further adoption and incorporation into financial society.

Although primarily associated with bitcoin, the blockchain is increasingly being eyed by the financial services world as a potential boon for a range of functions. Senior bankers are discussing the potential of blockchain technology as a way to cut costs and improve transparency for financial transactions.

Major banks have all recently confirmed that they are exploring the blockchain, while last week a bank analyst speculated that the distributed ledger has the potential to completely upend post-trade infrastructure.

No bank can afford to ignore what it [bitcoin and the blockchain] promises for the ongoing avalanche of digital innovations to come, including fighting crime and combatting cyber-attacks.

Areas Covered in this Webinar

What is Bitcoin/bitcoin/block chain?

How the heck does it work?

Facts and figures to surprise you…..

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

“Regulations? We don’t need no stinkin’ regulations!”

The legal tender debate

Technology and regulatory issues

What bank’s should do now


Learning Objectives

This session will present the fundamental workings of virtual currencies with an emphasis on bitcoin and the current state of the regulatory front. We will get your thinking caps energized as to how bankers might approach virtual currencies and some thoughts about what the future might hold for bitcoin.

Who Will Benefit

- Operations professionals

- Money managers – Wall Street

- Cash Management professionals

- Payments professionals

- Retail Banking officers

- Bank research staff

- Attorneys

- Compliance Managers

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