From Bricks to Blocks: The Future of Real-World Asset Tokenization
This session will delve into the exciting world of asset tokenization and its transformative potential in the investment landscape; by looking at the current investments and asset allocation landscape, while considering the regulatory frameworks and regional variations that shape the ecosystem.
We will also explore the benefits, challenges, and implications of asset fractionalization and explore how tokenization can enhance market accessibility and liquidity, in order to uncover opportunities for investors and the broader financial ecosystem.
In addition, our panel will showcase real-world use cases where tokenization is being successfully applied and highlight innovative applications of tokenization across diverse asset classes.
This panel discussion will provide valuable insights into the current state, challenges, and opportunities in the tokenization of real-world assets.
Gonçalo LimaCapital Markets Ecosystem Lead | R3
Gonçalo Lima is the Capital Markets Ecosystem Lead at R3. For over a decade, he was a Macro COO at Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) and previously he worked in product control at BNP Paribas. He represented SCB at the Global FX Division and was the chair of the Steering Committee in 2020 and 2021. At SCB, Gonçalo has helped to deliver several change projects and digital initiatives in Financial Markets. Gonçalo holds a Finance and Banking MsC from the University of Portsmouth and an Economics degree from Nova University in Lisbon, Portugal.
John HallahanDirector of Business Solutions, Financial Markets | Fireblocks
Luc FalempinCEO | Tokeny
Luc Falempin is CEO and Founder of Tokeny and has been immersed in enterprise grade technology for over ten years. In this time he has successfully started and sold two technology startups. Always aware of emerging technology, Luc discovered blockchain in 2011 and founded Tokeny in 2017, a technology enabler with the vision of digitizing capital markets. Tokeny is backed by Euronext, Inveniam and APEX and is currently the leading tokenization platform with more than $28B of tokenized assets managed by the platform.