Blockchain Brain Drain Is About More Than Money

Sandra Ro is managing partner and COO at startup UWINCorp and a former head of digitization for U.S. derivatives giant CME Group, where she spearheaded blockchain and cryptocurrency efforts. Read more »

SEC Munchee Order a Recipe for Securities Violations

Katherine Cooper is an attorney advising financial institutions on legal and regulatory matters. Before opening her practice, she worked in senior roles at NYSE Euronext, Barclays and Citigroup Global Markets, as well... Read more »

After the Futures: The Next Chapter for Bitcoin

Charles Hayter is a former equities analyst at Citi and the CEO and co-founder at, an informational resource for the world of cryptocurrencies. Read more »

What Do We Do With All This Money?

Wendy Xiao Schadeck is a venture investor at Northzone, based in New York City. She has been following the blockchain space closely, focusing on the behavioral perspective. Read more »

Bank Blockchain Integration: A Challenge Overcome

John Whelan is blockchain lab director at Banco Santander, where he specializes in the application of blockchains, distributed ledgers and smart contracts within the financial industry. Read more »

What Crypto Didn’t Give Us in 2017

Ian Simpson is head of marketing and communications at Lakeside Partners, an early-stage investment firm in Zug, Switzerland. Read more »

Banks and the Blockchain Blues

Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and member of CoinDesk's product team. Read more »

Lightning Network May Not Solve Bitcoin’s Scaling ‘Trilemma’

Frances Coppola spent many years working in banks and IT, and now writes and speaks about finance, banking and economics. Read more »

I Don’t Hate Cryptocurrency, But…

Jason Calacanis is an angel investor in 150 startups including Uber, robinhood, Abra, thumbtack, Wealthfront and Talla. He's also the author of ANGEL.  Read more »

Davos Elites Still Don’t Get Blockchain

Michael J. Casey is chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor of blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative.  Read more »