June 23, 2021, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Asaad Faquir will be speaking on the topic Cryptocurrency: High Risk or High Reward? on Wednesday, June 23 at 10 am.
There’s a wide range of opinions regarding the risk of investing in cryptocurrency. Those who favor the use of cryptocurrency may state that these assets should have been widely adopted over a decade ago when Bitcoin and blockchain were introduced. Meanwhile, skeptics might point to large crypto corruption events such as the Silk Road and Mt. Gox as proof of these assets’ inherent risks and flaws. In this session, we’ll discuss the risks and rewards of cryptocurrency for financial institutions.
• Current trends in cryptocurrency risk
• How cryptocurrency could be used for money laundering or dark web applications
• How to mitigate cryptocurrency risk