The most important financial watchdog in the U.S, the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced that it will be hosting a ‘public forum’ targeted at discussing cryptocurrencies and the underlying Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT).
FinHub to Administer the Public Forum
The announcement was made via a press release set out by the commision on 15th March 2019. The release made it known that the agency’s Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology (FinHub) will be in charge of the forum. It was also revealed that the public forum will be holding at the SEC Washington DC’s Headquarters on May 31, 2019. It was also made known that the event will be streamed live on the SEC’s official website.
Topics to be Discussed at the Forum
Major FinTech leaders and people from academia will be hosted at the forum. From the press release, it was revealed that the primary goal of the forum is to help encourage a better understanding of blockchain technology and digital assets such as Bitcoin.
The Press Release…