The NEM Focus webinar series is a platform for discussion where NEM opens the dialogue between enterprise partners, community participants and developers to discuss and debate hot topics in the blockchain industry.
The second NEM Focus webinar is: Asset Tokenization – Navigating Regulation
The Asset Tokenization webinar will be broadcast on December 3rd at 12:00 PM UTC.
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Asset tokenization is a critical driver of value in financial markets by taking illiquid real assets and placing them into a new structure that transforms the risk, liquidity, and returns of the original underlying assets. Tokenization’s benefits are: lowering costs, fractional ownership, increasing liquidity, faster settlement, immutable ownership records, and automated compliance.
Tokenization via blockchain can digitize assets and open up investment opportunities
Digital asset tokenization has introduced endless opportunities to the investment industry and what we can do with real-world assets.
This webinar will:
- Showcase examples of asset tokenization and issuance of digital tokens and why it matters
- Present challenges and solutions for regulatory environment
Moderator: Laura Takenaka, Channel and Content Manager, NEM Group.
Laura has been with NEM since early 2018 and was formerly on the Executive Committee of Foundation. Moving over to NEM Group, she’s leveraged her experience to join the Marketing team as Channel and Content Manager. Currently living in her native Canada, she had lived in Asia for the past 16 years.Laura has a diverse background in media, government, and INGO’s.
Panelist: Iain Wilson, CFO, NEM Group.
Iain serves as CFO of NEM Group and MD of NEM Trading.Iain has extensive experience in investment analysis, financial risk management, trading strategies, due diligence and strategic financial advice, was previously Managing Director at HSBC Investment Bank for 15 years, running a fixed income trading desk responsible for market making derivatives, government bonds and high grade credit.
Ian brings a wealth of more than two decades of experience in both startups and enterprises, specialising in B2B and B2C marketing and communications in technology, MICE, leisure tourism and media industries. Being a marketing trailblazer in times of digital disruption, he is one of the pioneers in content marketing during the internet boom.
Panelist: Bader Yousef, CTO & CO-Founder of IoDLT
Bader is a Symbol advocate, he is using Symbol from NEM as his go-to blockchain at IoDLT for a wide range of innovative applications, including IoT and data aggregation. He is a proud contributor to the NEM ecosystem through disruptive use cases and tech built entirely on DLT.
Benjamin Tsai is the President & Managing Partner at Wave Financial, a California Registered Investment Advisor focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies, with a focus on portfolio management and product development. Previously, Ben served as the Head of Alternative Investments Asia Pacific at AllianceBernstein for 3 years. His finance career started at Merrill Lynch Japan Securities, where he spent 12 years stationed in Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Singapore, running derivative products desks for both equity and fixed income, subsequently the commodities desk.
Panelist: Vytautas Kašėta, CTO & CO-Founder of Superhow?
Vytautas is a well-known crypto Economy advocate/influencer in Lithuania. He entered Blockchain in 2014 and has participated in a variety of large projects as an early adopter, investor, advisor or technical strategy consultant.
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