February was a whirlwind of traveling for me as I had the opportunity to attendTD Ameritrade Institutional's National LINC in San Diego, CA and Inside ETFs in Hollywood, FL. Both conferences offered fantastic insights into the future of wealth management and if you told me I would be on stage with Robert Herjavec five years ago when I started advising, well I would believe you.
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In other news....
"Cryptocurrency Assets Get Arab World’s First Regulatory Nod "
2.25.19 - The Arab world’s smallest country is taking the lead in regulating crypto assets.
Bahrain’s central bank said on Monday that it issued “the final rules on a range of activities relevant to crypto assets.” The framework covers areas from licensing and governance to cybersecurity. Read more on Bloomberg.
"Wyoming Passes New Friendly Regulations for Crypto Assets"
2.14.19 - On February 2, 2019, the Wyoming State Senate also passed a bill updating the classification of crypto assets, including a clause to formally label them as currencies. Read more on BitcoinMagazine.com
"Detroit Blockchain Center Hosting Inaugural Blockchain, Fintech Pitchfest"
2.19.19 - The first-ever Pitchfest will feature fintech and blockchain pitches from a number of up-and-coming companies, including EDNA, Totle, Priveos, Hydro, Urban Array and others. These companies will be competing in front of a panel of industry judges, including Benzinga’s own CEO Jason Raznick, for a prize pool valued at over $30,000. Read more on Benzinga.
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