With the price of bitcoin breaking through $20,000 and heading into uncharted territory, private investors and institutions are now flocking to this new asset class that many were disparaging just a couple of years back. Why are cryptocurrencies and digital assets proving so popular in these times of global crisis and what does the future hold for global digital finance?
Lawrence Wintermeyer is a globally recognised digital finance advocate with a track record as an advisor, executive, and board member working with global brands and startups. Based in London, he is the Principal of Elipses, a digital investment management firm focused on sustainable investments, systematic investment management strategies, big data analytics, machine learning, and DLT technologies. He is the co-founder of Global Digital Finance, a not for-profit promoting fair and transparent markets for crypto and digital assets, and is the former CEO of Innovate Finance. Lawrence has an MBA and is a regular Forbes contributor. He promotes ethical and sustainable finance policies for a transparent, secure, and quality digital future for everyone.