Delivered November 29, 2019. Contributor: Kathryn H.
Identify people working as underwriters, investment bankers, or otherwise engaged in the regulation of stock exchanges and IPOs. These people should be creative and have demonstrated an interest in the creation of new financial assets.
Dewey's firm, Holland & Knight LLP, represents companies during their IPOs. Notably, it has represented Silvergate Bank, a commercial bank focused on creating a banking platform for innovators, especially in digital currency.
Other Relevant Figures
Anja Bedford is the Head of Blockchain Projects for Deutsche Bank's Global Transaction Banking. She promotes blockchain and explains how it can be used in banking.
Jay Clayton is a chairman at the US Securities and Exchange Commission. He recently discussed alternative trading systems at an open meeting.
Heath P. Tarbert is chairman of the US. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. He believes applying effective regulation that appreciates the transformational potential of technology like cryptocurrency is crucial for the US economy.