Sumary of “Bridging the gap”: Why combating exchange and counterparty risk is now key for crypto industry:
- Cryptocurrencies now operate 24/7 which, while exciting, also represents a whole new different range of challenges, observed panel moderator Michelle Bond, CEO of the Association for Digital Asset Markets, the cryptocurrency industry trade body..
- George Zarya, founder, CEO and head of sales, Bequant, noted that the arrival of more institutional-type participants in crypto has flagged up a niche for intermediaries..
- To overcome concerns held by large institutional investors and funds of funds, operating through a regulated platform is “critical”, according to Paul Frost-Smith, CEO of Argentium Digital Asset Management, a systematic, high frequency arbitrage-focused crypto hedge fund..
- between the crypto space and traditional markets with regards to infrastructure and improving standards, and discussed the development and evolution of crypto exchanges….