Digital Finance Institute Articles

Publications from the Digital Finance Institute

The Promises and Perils of Digital Currencies

Digital Currencies – disruptive financial technology with enormous promise but some risks As Published in Corporate Risk Magazine in August 2014. by Christine Duhaime, BA, JD, CAMS A few weeks ago, I was having dinner in Toronto with a Bay Street financier who...

The year of the token

by Manie Eagar, Co-founder and Chair of the Digital Finance Institute One of the hot topics at the recent Money 20/20 Conference In Las Vegas was tokenization and the increasing awareness of digital currencies. The first question of course is, what are tokens and what...

Looking for the next CEO for Bitcoin Inc.

Investing in the Digital Finance ecosystem By Manie Eagar, Co-founder and Chairman, Digital Finance Institute First one would need to address the issue of digital currency as a currency, a unit of account or a store of wealth? It is all three, and more. In short, the...

Digital finance – the next five years

Designing the future of our money By Manie Eagar, Co-founder and Chairman, Digital Finance Institute As we mull all the latest innovations in digital finance from mobile payments to digital banking to cryptocurrency plays – a discordant picture is emerging. But first,...

Digital Finance 2.0 – Realizing ideas whose time has come

Crypto Biz Magazine Issue 04, September 2014 by Manie Eagar Convergence or collision? Digital currencies meet digital finance and mobile transactions. The power of the protocol – creating the platform for enormous market disruption In five short years digital...