The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applied since May 2018, was a policy response to widely felt skepticism and fears in the European population around privacy protection in technology. Policy-makers in EU member states and institutions intended to strike a better balance between promoting innovation and protecting the European citizens’ individual autonomy.
San Francisco, September 10th, [...]
[MTB Podcast] Episode 5: How blockchain based capital raising can reshape private securities markets
On this episode, Rashad Kurbanov stops by to discuss how blockchain based capital raising can reshape private securities markets. What issues plague the current start-up and growth companies’ capital raising process? Is ICO the only way to use blockchain to raise capital? Do regulations need to change or should technology be adopted to meet regulatory requirements? What benefits are there for the entrepreneurs and investors from using blockchain based platforms? How iownit.us is approaching technology and regulations to develop capital markets infrastructure for non-public companies?
In this episode, we tackle what blockchain really is, how it is disrupting the venture capital market and what it means for entrepreneurs, policymakers and nations alike across the world. I hope you enjoy this insightful conversation with Adam.
A new group of Scaleup Europe [...]