Episode 2 - Where Blockchain meets TradFi

Mar 24, 2022, 10:17 AM

Sean Kiernan interviews Digital assets lawyer Charles Kerrigan on what is blockchain for, how traditional finance is digitising and where the technology is really being used today's market.

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Charles Kerrigan is a partner in the Banking & International Finance Team at CMS London. Charles acts on finance and technology (fintech) transactions and projects. He acts for fintechs, funds, technology companies, governments, trade bodies and corporations.

▶ An in-depth look at NFTs from a legal point of view
▶ Security issuance will be fully digitalized soon
▶ We need more crypto lawyers

00:00:00 Intro
00:01:23 The intersection of financial services and crypto
00:04:09 Building a digital-asset-focused practice
00:09:40 Different mindsets in Defi and Tradfi?
00:16:24 Does the blockchain offers new ways of raising money outside the world of securities?
00:23:44 Digitalization of security issuance
00:24:32 The case of NFTs
00:36:51 Why we need more crypto lawyers