Private transactions, both private equity and debt, have been inefficient and littered with information asymmetry due to the way the transactions have been made. The emergence of public distribution of information on private transactions seeks to change that and the quickly arriving secondary markets for private transactions can bring liquidity and efficiency to typically cumbersome asset classes.
Working with one its large retail bank customers, Crowd Valley has successfully passed an enhanced, independent security audit undertaken by one of the world’s leading information security consulting firms.
We’re pleased to announce that Crowd Valley will be speaking at the second edition of Viva Technology, or VivaTech for short, in Paris, about peer-to-peer models in alternative finance.
ICO’s are a new form of project financing for distributed ledger technologies or cryptocurrencies. The process involves collecting funds in the form of fiat or crypto currencies in exchange for a “coin” or “token”. In order to fully understand why this financing model exists, we must first understand the fundamentals of distributed ledgers in relation to regular internet protocols, which you can read more about here.
We’re excited to announce that we’ll be speaking at the “Disrupt or Be Disrupted” event, hosted by Protiviti, in San Francisco, California, on Investing in Partnerships to Drive Innovation.
As the adoption of innovative technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain, etc. increases, it impacts the rate at which the Fintech ecosystem evolves and affects different markets.
Distributed Ledger Technologies (or Blockchains) have gained a tremendous amount of traction over the last couple of years or so, and they are due to serve a far larger purpose than anyone could have imagined in the early Bitcoin days. This article aims to explain how distributed ledgers are changing the modern internet as we know it, on a very fundamental level.
We’re thrilled to announce that we are speaking at Future Tech Congress in Warsaw, Poland, on the impact of Artificial Intelligence on finance.
Since its implementation in November 2007, the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) has been the cornerstone of capital markets regulation in Europe. However, since its inception, not all benefits have been fed down to the end investor as envisaged. MiFID II is aimed to address the shortcomings of the original MiFID release and has been amended with measures as a result of the lessons learned from the financial crisis.
We’re excited to announce that we are speaking at the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium, MGCS, Coulter Investment Forum 2017, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on how to empower the local growth with Fintech.