Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain have arrived. What are they? How do they work? Understanding their brief history and their likely future. Is it all a big bubble and fraud or Ponzi scheme? Is it as big a change as the invention of the internet? How will it impact you in your job? How will the frenzy play out? Some Central Banks are trying to ban them. Some acknowledge it as the future. The course is designed to be a balanced introduction to the world of cryptocurrencies and the blockchain. The sessions will be instructive, right up to date and interactive. To learn how it works and why this innovation will cause change. Is it a price bubble?
Wealth Managers, Financial Planners, Portfolio Managers, CEOs, Deputy CEOs, Directors, CFOs, private investors, importers, exporters and anyone interested in in-depth understanding of the digital world of finance – its implications and impact.
Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies – The marketplace – other ‘currencies’ – Size and trends – How do they work? The ‘block’ process? Security? Mining? – What is an ICO?
The Blockchain – What is it? Has it arrived? – Why is it good and bad for us? – The Blockchain in Finance – smart contracts, clearing, company ledgers, exchanges.