How are stablecoins different from already-existing payments instruments? What exactly is a stablecoin and what functions can a stablecoin serve? Why are major regulators – from the BIS to IOSCO – talking about ways to regulate these cryptoassets and possibly create their own?
Prompted by the announcement of the Libra platform, we have seen multiple Congressional hearings on the topic, reports from global organizations (including the G7 Working Group on Stablecoins), and news that China is aggressively preparing to issue its own yuan-backed stablecoin in the coming months.
The Chamber of Digital Commerce seeks to educate policymakers about the important functions, opportunities, and challenges stablecoins present. Hear from industry and government experts on the different types of stablecoins and perspectives on their policy, regulatory, and global implications.
Join us to find out why stablecoins are more than 2019’s most popular buzz word.
Lunch will be provided.
This event has been designed to comply with House and Senate Ethics rules as a widely attended event.