About STA Conference 2018

3.5 Public CPD Points
Practice Area: Private Client
Training Level: Update

IBF-FTS Programme Recognition

At STA Conference 2018, you gain insights into:


Cryptocurrencies can live in odd world. Keys do not open locks. Miners do not wear hardhats. And hashing does not involve fried potatoes or breakfast. In this presentation, Alex will attempt to decipher the technological aspects of cryptocurrencies, and see how they relate to real and relevant legal issues.

Digital assets have exploded in popularity, but the biggest obstacle to institutional adoption remains the lack of regulated custody. No matter the digital asset, it has to be stored somewhere. Henry will discuss how the Fusang Vault allows institutions and family offices to access the asset class for the first time in a secured, audited, and compliant manner. 

– The Digital Asset Revolution
– Bearer nature of digital assets
– Regulation surrounding digital asset storage & the role of Custodians

Advances in technology and shifting workforce demographics are creating a more fluid work environment, redefining what productivity looks like, and empowering individuals to work smarter. With an influx of new talent that values experiences, continued learning, and collaboration over financial compensation, leadership will have to take a forward-looking approach to restructuring the workplace landscape.

Innovative technologies can help all organizations respond to workplace trends and create dynamic environments that incentivize and empower the next generation of employees.

Borko will be presenting on three trends transforming the modern workplace:

– Encouraging and accommodating remote workers
– Enabling intelligent time management and effective collaboration
– Building trust by maintaining security and compliance

…….and more:

     – Legal & Regulatory Framework For Digital Transformation

     – Traps & Pitfalls of Taking Crypto Assets

     – Impact of AI on Business Models


               – AML Compliance

               – Managing Digital and Physical Identities

               – How Digitisation is Changing the Global Tax Landscape

               – The Role of Regulators in Digital Transformation



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