(Specific) Financial Products & Associated Risk Management

Digital Assets - Beyond Bitcoin

Updated Full

* This course is an updated version of "Crypto – Beyond Bitcoin"


How much do you know about digital assets? While we have witnessed the rapid development of the industry over the past few years with booming in number of digital assets-related financial products, institutions such as investment banks or asset management firms are also entering the space, harnessing the innovation brought by digital assets. This course will give you an overview of the digital asset industry, types of digital assets, exciting developments over the past few years and the future we are envisioning with digital asset industry.


1. What are digital assets?
2. Overview of digital asset market
3. What are institutions doing in this space?
5. Challenges faced by digital assets

Who should attend

This course is suitable for all practitioners in the financial services industry who would like to know more about digital assets.

Speaker/Course Instructor

Adrian LAI
Adrian is the CEO of a technology platform that enables digitization of illiquid assets such as private companies, funds, real estate and other assets using blockchain technology. He is also the Managing Partner of a cryptocurrency investment and blockchain advisory firm of which he is responsible for the overall investment strategies, with major focus on equity investment in blockchain infrastructure companies. Adrian has diversified experiences in sales, marketing, fintech and corporate governance.

In addition, Adrian is a columnist at SCMP on digital securities. He has been a commentator for Wall Street Journal, CNN and Bloomberg Businessweek on the digital asset landscape.


Date & Time
Wednesday, 2 Oct 2019 (6:30PM - 8:30PM)
HKSI Institute Training Centre
Updated, Full
SFC:2.00, PWMA:2.00