CryptoFin Conference

How to disintermediate the banks?

Here is our talk from the CryptoFin Conference from October 2019 in Tallinn about how to disintermediate the banks: Here is the short summary. We need: More tokenization Crypto credit-money...

Crossing the chasm

Lecture — FHNW Basel,  Blockchain Value Cases

Here is the presentation about Blockchain Value Cases held at the University of Applied Sciences in Basel (via Slideshare): [slideshare id=79187491&doc=blockchainvaluecasesinstartupscenev0-170827105313] The short version is this:


How blockchain disintermediation will impact private banking processes?

Blockchain technology will bring about changes to client value networks: New alternative financial services providers will emerge, and services that are currently billable will become free or virtually free (including...

Traditional banking versus Crypto Banking

Combining the traditional banking business with crypto finance

The traditional banking business is based on fiat currencies. Conversely, a diverse range of cryptographically secured digital coins underlies the crypto-asset industry. In previous articles, we looked at how traditional...

Business Model Transformation

How crypto and smart contracts will impact traditional banking business revenue?

Many banks are participating in a range of blockchain consortia and are looking for ways to apply blockchain technologies to improve their internal processing. Here, the approach is to essentially...

Hyperledger Meetup in Zurich

Panel Discussion at Hyperledger Meetup in Zurich

On 11th of October 2016 I participated on Panel Disussion at Hyperledger Meetup in Zurich. It was good brainstorming and with many new ideas. A Panel: Blockchain May Change the...


Bitcoin and Digital Banking 2.0

Introduction Digital Banking is on everyone’s mind — it’s about automating end-to-end banking processes and offering a digital experience to end clients. The focus on Digital Banking is understandable —...

Bitcoin historical price

Bullish Case for Bitcoin Valuation

Bitcoin is a digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone and anywhere in the world. There are many differences to other currencies: · Other currencies are issued by Central...