FinTech and digital currencies: the European perspective and the regulatory status in Italy

Agenda

17:45 - Registration

18:00 - Welcome & introduction: Romeo Battigaglia, Partner, Milan

18:05 - Summary of the EU Commission FinTech Action Plan: Angus McLean, Partner, London

Panel discussion: Moderator: Giovanni Luchetti, Project Manager, ForbesITALIA

18:15 - European and UK perspective on regulatory initiatives (eg regulatory sandboxes, innovation hubs and FinTech bridges), Angus McLean

18:30 - European and UK perspective on Cryptocurrencies, George Morris, Partner, London

18:45 - The Italian landscape: Crowdfunding, Cryptocurrencies and P2P Lending, Romeo Battigaglia and Ariel Nachman, Milan

19:00 - Crowdfunding, Cryptocurrencies and P2P Lending: Italian tax implications, Marco Palanca, Partner, Milan

19:15 - The disintermediation of the economy: blockchain technology and beyond, Bepi Pezzulli, Chairman, Select Milano

19:30 - Q&As

19:45 - Drinks reception

Event contact

Sebastiano Distefano
Marketing & Business Development Manager

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