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Going over the top of Central Bank Crypto Currencies, with Premier of Bermuda, Edward David Burt MP

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Going over the top of Central Bank Crypto Currencies, with Premier of Bermuda, Edward David Burt MP

September 2020

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Jamie Burke

CEO and Founder

As an early investor in Bitcoin and Ether Jamie went ‘all in’ during 2013 founding Outlier Ventures, Europe’s 1st venture fund and platform dedicated to blockchain and Web 3....read more

Bermuda is one of the only environments with regulatory equivalence with the US and EU and the ‘Risk capital’ of the world, for insurance and reinsurance. Their Premier, the youngest in his country’s history and with a masters in IT from George Washington, holds a uniquely high level of technical literacy talks with refreshing nuance about creating an innovation first environment to evolve Web 3 startups, in particular in Digital Assets and DeFi, without the licensing overhead burden whilst still maintaining a world beating standard in compliance. And how opacity hinders crypto and why choosing a ‘transparency focused jurisdiction’ like Bermuda vs ‘privacy jurisdiction’ is key for Web 3 startups to be accepted by industry and capital markets.

Posted by Jamie Burke - September 2020

September 2020

Posted by

Jamie Burke

CEO and Founder

As an early investor in Bitcoin and Ether Jamie went ‘all in’ during 2013 founding Outlier Ventures, Europe’s 1st venture fund and platform dedicated to blockchain and Web 3....read more

Key Themes:

  • World leading Digital Currency Standard Initiative
  • Bermuda: The ‘Risk capital’ of the world
  • Incubated Fintech as the new global export
  • Choosing high level vs regulatory arbitrage
  • Going ‘over the top’ of Central Bank Crypto Currencies
  • Developing a digital assets business act & framework

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