Fintech Series

The Emerging Class of Cryptoassets: Development and Opportunities



Cryptocurrencies, a type of cryptoassets, is gaining acceptance and popularity among investors.  There are over 1,500 cryptocurrencies on the blockchain, and this list is growing.  New technology is changing the future of capital markets. How prepared are you to capture the new business opportunities?

Dr Florian M Spiegl is going to share his thoughts on cryptoassets development as an economist and a digital wealth management veteran.

Speaker/Course Instructor

Florian SPIEGL
Dr Florian Matthaeus Spiegl is an entrepreneur and innovator in financial services. He is the co-founder of FinFabrik, a Hong Kong-based fintech company changing how people invest in digital assets by leveraging blockchain technology.

With his first company started as a student, Florian has seen failure and success as a founder in different sectors. In his corporate career at Credit Suisse and the Boston Consulting Group, he discovered the beauty of capital markets and their inner workings. Today, he operates at the intersection of these two worlds and aims to bring change to a traditional industry by leveraging new technologies.

Florian sits on the FinTech Advisory Board of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong and he is a founding member of the Hong Kong FinTech Association where he chairs the AI Committee. He holds a PhD in Political Economics, University of Vienna.


Date & Time
Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018 (12:20PM - 1:20PM)
HKSI Institute Training Centre
SFC:1.00, PWMA:1.00