T Skevington and M Bacina
Blockchain Regulation & Australian Senate Issues Paper Review - 5 November 2019
Blockchain Professionals Sydney, and Piper Alderman are hosting an event on 5 November 2019 to discuss the Australian Senate's Committee into Fintech and Regtech Issues Paper. Released on October 23, the Issues Paper is calling for submissions on:
the scope of opportunity in Fintech / Regtech;
barriers to the uptake of these new technologies;
how FinTech reform and benchmarking is taking place
current RegTech practices and opportunities;
the effectiveness of current government initiatives in promoting a positive Fintech environment; and
how should Australia take a prominent role in supporting and developing international blockchain standards.
The event will be presented by:
Michael Bacina presenting the Issues Paper and give an update on regulation in other jurisdictions;
Nick Giurietto giving an overview of the work Blockchain Australia has been doing and the opportunity to have a voice in the conversation by making a submission; and
Chloe White will be explaining the submissions process.
Link to register for the event here.