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Fundamentals of Blockchain in Banking

Dissecting the new highway of money: The Blockchain

29 - 30 April 2019

Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton, London

Investment is surging into corporate Blockchain projects; Blockchain startups, Blockchain research and Blockchain pilot projects. This clearly indicates it is high time for incumbent financial services players to take it very seriously. This course teaches you all you need to know.

What you will gain:

  • A clear understanding of the birth and the concept of blockchain
  • A detailed study of the theory and practice of distributed ledgers and non-central counter-party clearing
  • A clear overview of the most important blockchain projects around the world
  • Knowledge of the seven primary areas DLT has power to transform within banking: interbank payments, securities clearing, trade finance, mortgages, compliance, guarantees and syndicated loans
  • Insights into the pros and cons of security and privacy issues related to blockchain
  • Knowledge of the differentiation and characterization of public / private and permissioned ledgers
  • The ability to think through next strategic and tactical steps within the financial services industry related to blockchain

See the brochure for the Blockchain in Banking course

Dates: 29-30 April 2019 & 21-22 October 2019
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: David Gyori
Course Fee: £1899.00 + VAT @ 20%  = £2278.80

View the Blockchain in Banking course agenda

Learn, examine, discuss

With numerous group exercises including: Which Is Faster - New or Old Clearing; Evaluating and Categorising Blockchain Startups; The Security Debate; Blockchain use-case-hierarchy

An Interview with David Gyori.

Read an interview with our blockchain specialist.

Peeling the Blockchain Orange

Demystifying blockchain - peeling the blockchain orange article.

Key Ways to Use Blockchain

10 keys ways to use blockchain in banking.

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David Gyori is a globally renowned FinTech consultant, trainer, author and keynote speaker.

He is CEO of Banking Reports Ltd London, providing top quality ‘FinTech Training for Bankers’ all over the world. David is frequent Keynote Speaker of premier international banking and FinTech events: he recently gave Keynote Address at the World FinTech Forum in Seoul, South Korea as well as in Brussels at the annual conference of the European Banking & Financial Services Training Association. David holds a number of key international positions: He is Founding Member of the World FinTech Association and Member of the Panel of Judges of the European FinTech Awards as well as the UK National Technology Awards. He is co-author of ‘The FINTECH Book’, published by Wiley and Sons in 2016, quickly becoming a global category best-seller.

David is Faculty Member of the Retail Banking Academy (London), one of the most prestigious banker-training facilities globally. He serves on the Advisory Board of FinTech companies in the United Kingdom as well as in Singapore.

Watch David introduce The Fundamentals of Blockchain in Banking

interview with david gyori

In this exclusive interview, we chat to David Gyori about the pace of change: "DLT (Distributed Ledger Technology) is coming and it is coming fast. We can’t stop it, we can’t even slow it down, the only thing we can do is to learn it and win it".

Plus, he has invaluable advice on what you should fear and what you should embrace.

Read the interview now

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