Leading Financial Industry Professionals Are Moving to Crypto

Leading Financial Industry Professionals Are Moving to Crypto

Talent is flowing from traditional banking to crypto despite the BTC sell-off and TVL decrease.

Katia Babbar and William McGhee are two of the most well-known names there.

Both executives launched Immersive Finance, a cryptocurrency risk management system.

The World Economic Forum (WEF) is looking for someone to 'lead blockchain and digital assets workstreams'

Blockchain & Digital Assets focuses on crypto, CBDCs, stablecoins, and Web 3.0 as part of C4IR.

CFTC Chair Rostin Benham said in a recent webinar that bitcoin will dominate American portfolios.

One in five American individuals has invested in or utilised cryptocurrencies, according to surveys and polls.

Monday, Moelis & Company entered blockchain. John Momtazee's blockchain team includes senior bankers.

Trading platforms that utilise blockchain have made large cash, gaining industry attention.

Carbon credits, equities, and lending/borrowing on the blockchain offer unique solutions to different sectors.

More companies are trading decentralised crypto, increasing competition. Finance experts are in demand.

JP Morgan reports $17.9 billion invested in crypto and blockchain this year (as of 14 July).

"Capital should flow into private startups, including crypto/blockchain," said Alexopoulos.

Trade Republic raising $1.2 billion at a $5.3 billion valuation is a significant thing.