Category Archives: Webinar

  • Nitin Gaur

    Nitin Gaur – Director IBM Digital Asset Labs – COVID19 Event

    COVID19 BlackSwan Event for Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain – In the best of ways. Brian Armstrong on twitter “Whether institutions were going to adopt crypto or not was an open question about 12 months ago. I think it’s safe to say we now know the answer. We’re seeing $200-400M a week in new crypto deposits come […]

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    Blockchain for Business Series: Decentralized Finance

    Decentralized finance (DeFi) is the movement iin the blockchain applications space that leverages decentralized network technology to disrupt and force a transformation of old financial products into trustless and transparent protocols that facilitate digital value creation and dissemination with fewer or no intermediaries. It is a widely understood and accepted that blockchain technology lays the […]

  • Macroeconomic Analysis and Asset Allocation, and DeFi (Decentralised Finance) Webinar

    Webinar Macroeconomic analysis and asset allocation discussion followed by a discussion on Decentralised Finance covering definition, application and risk management options. Question time raises questions on counterparty risk and usability issues. Speakers Nitin Gaur IBM Digital Assets. Matthew Spoke founder of Aion Network along with Mark Witten Fund Manager First Degree Global Asset Management.

  • DeFi Webinar Portal Asset Management October 2020

    Webinar on DeFi, Origins, Trends, Regulations and Future Applications. Speakers Nitin Gaur, Director IBM Financial Sciences and Digital Assets and Christopher Gregor, IBM Consultant Financial Services and Blockchain. Will DeFi be to banks as Amazon was to Shopping Malls?  

  • Portal Digital Fund November Webinar – Defi and the Role of Ethereum

    Ethereum is the foundation of some 90% of all Defi solutions. Reason why and network capacity are the core topic of Portal’s November Webinar. Presenters are Brian Mosoff of Ether Capital, Nitin Guar Director of IBM Digital Assets and Matthew Spoke MD of Moves and past MD of the Aion Network. The facilitator is Mark […]

  • Stable Coin Adoption, Regulation and Risk Management Webinar Recording

    Portal Digital Fund Webinar February 2021 – Stable Coins and the state of digital asset custody and the potential counterparty risk as in the digital currency space. Peter advises supervisory bodies, financial institutions, and FinTech firms on regulatory compliance and corporate governance. Pete has served as the day-to-day lead for multiple digital assets clients, including supporting […]

  • Private Wealth Network Portal Webinar Notes

    The debasement of FIAT currencies is beginning to play out globally.  The macro picture is currently very favourable to cryptocurrencies.  The world and global financial markets are complex adaptive systems – everything is now more interconnected, including digital currencies. Read more

  • Stable Coins – Participation and Adoption Webinar Recording

    Portal Digital Fund Webinar March 2021 – Jean Desgagne on stable coins, counter-party risk and the formalisation of the digital currency markets. Stablecoins give consumers and businesses the ability to adopt and leverage the benefits of digital currency and blockchain-based assets without the volatility of traditional currencies, alongside the security of a value-backed asset that the […]

  • Non-Fungible Tokens – Special Guest Hrish Lotiker CEO of Superworld

    Guest Speaker: Hrish Lotliker is the founder and CEO of SuperWorld, which is the Virtual World in augmented reality mapped onto the real world allowing users to create, discover and monetize content in AR. SuperWorld’s virtual real estate platform ( allows users to buy virtual plots of land anywhere in the world, share in revenue generated by […]

  • Aave, DeFi and NFT’s – Opportunities and Adoption Webinar Recording

    Aave is the world’s leading DeFi liquidity protocol. Decentralised finance creates significant opportunities for financial institutions to enhance market transparency, market efficiency, financial inclusion and systemic risk reduction for consumers worldwide. Join us for a discussion on the convergence of NFT’s, DeFi and digital currencies with a particular focus on Aave. We will also cover […]