The 6th DCU Quarterly Symposium on Capital Markets and Fintech: ICOs and Cryptocurrencies
Thecryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering markets have grown rapidly and include an ever-broadening range of products and participants. Despite providing new investment opportunities, they also present investors and other market participants with many questions about their technical, legal, financial, and business implications.
DCU Business School has joined the European Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre, a foundation to promote and facilitate capital markets research amongst research institutions and industry, and has launched the Finance Innovation Group in order to support the Irish financial services industry and to explore the potential impacts of technology innovation on businesses.
This sixth symposium organised by the Finance Innovation Group at DCU will discuss the potential impacts of ICOs and cryptocurrencies on the Irish and international financial sector, with a particular focus on the how the technical and legal implications of these new financial instruments.
Speakers on the day will include:
- Professor Mark Cummins
- Pearse Ryan
- Christopher O'Reilly
- Brendan Dillon