As the popularity of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum grows, investors are becoming more curious about how these new digital assets work, what drives their value, and why blockchain and similar technologies are so powerful.
In this webinar, Lonsec is partnering with Kraken, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, to discuss the fundamentals of crypto and the trends taking place that could see it become an important source of exposure for investors.
The webinar will cover:
The basics of the Bitcoin protocol and an overview of the key stakeholders, from node operators to miners.
Recent trends in crypto use and the factors that contribute to the value of crypto assets.
The potential role of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in a diversified investment portfolio.
Tuesday, November 24th
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM AEDT
Thomas Perfumo is the Head of Business Operations & Strategy for Kraken, a global digital asset exchange. Previously, he formed and managed Kraken Intelligence, a dedicated research and business intelligence team. Thomas began his career as an equity long/short analyst at Moore Capital Management, a global macro hedge fund, where he specialized in event driven investing. Thomas earned a B.S. degree from the Stern School of Business at New York University, majoring in Finance and Mathematics. Thomas is also a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of New York.