Digital Assets & the Blockchain Economy

event hosted and organised by etfstrategy

Roxane Sanguinetti, head of fixed income & investor relations at GHCO, discussing crypto ETP pricing, the headaches and the positives of this new asset class, at the Digital Assets & the Blockchain Economy event, organised by ETF Strategy.

An exclusive breakfast event for portfolio managers, exploring ETP investment opportunities within digital assets & the blockchain economy.

Date: Thursday 2nd September 2021 / 08:15 – 11:00

Location: Yauatcha City, Broadgate Circle, London EC2M 2QS

Description: An exclusive in-person breakfast briefing for front-office buy-side investment professionals, exploring digital assets and the blockchain economy. The event will provide delegates with an opportunity to hear from a series of leading product providers on the ETP investment opportunities in the nascent digital assets space and the broader blockchain economy and its related ecosystem.

As well as assessing the growing crypto landscape and homing in on individual cryptocurrency propositions (such as Bitcoin), the event will address various liquidity and capital market considerations including an analysis of the technical idiosyncrasies of trading digital asset ETPs.



08:15 – 09:00 Registration and networking

09:00 – 09:05 Welcome introduction

09:05 – 09:25 Blockchain in the Real World

Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist, First Trust

09:25 – 09:45 Investing in the Blockchain Ecosystem

Ahmet Dagli, Associate Director (UK & Ireland Sales), VanEck

09:45 – 10:05 The Rise of Cryptocurrencies as a New Asset Class

Florian Ginez, Associate Director Quantitative Research, WisdomTree Europe

10:05 – 10:25 Trading Cryptocurrency ETPs

Roxane Sanguinetti, Head of fixed income & investor relations, GHCO

10:25 – 11:00 Networking


Audience: The event is aimed at buy-side investment professionals with decision-making authority or influence. Examples of eligible job titles include portfolio manager, investment manager, investment adviser, investment analyst, investment consultant, fund analyst, research analyst, private banker, wealth manager, trader, risk manager, and IFA. Places are limited and attendance is strictly subject to approval by ETF Strategy.