NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With the latest information that a number of of the world’s largest asset managers have invested in cryptocurrency and blockchain applied sciences, coupled with a surge in Bitcoin costs to all-time highs and big development in DeFi methods and platforms, many in finance are signaling that crypto is taking its place amongst belongings that should be thought of. Immediately, as a strategy to higher serve its world-class purchasers within the monetary companies business, Seward & Kissel LLP introduced the launch of a brand new cryptocurrency weblog. Coined “SKrypto,” the weblog will function breaking cryptocurrency information alongside heart-of-the-matter evaluation, in addition to interviews with business insiders.
“We’re solely within the second inning of crypto, and the sport’s guidelines appear to be altering as extra gamers take to the sector,” stated Anthony Tu-Sekine, a companion at Seward & Kissel and head of its Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Group. “Our cryptocurrency expertise mixed with our lengthy historical past and deep understanding of the asset administration, banking, and broader monetary companies industries places us within the good place to assist many various kinds of companies navigate and succeed on this burgeoning asset class because it evolves.”
The SKrypto weblog shall be authored primarily by attorneys in Seward & Kissel’s Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Group, who’re drawn from throughout the Agency and embrace these skilled in securities regulation, capital markets, mental property, tax, and different related areas. They convey particular expertise advising purchasers on points referring to blockchain and distributed ledger know-how, together with cryptocurrencies. The weblog will cowl fast-moving authorized developments to assist readers navigate the rapidly evolving space.
Within the weblog’s first Q&A podcast, the staff spoke with Will Coleman, director of know-how companies at Cohen & Co, the most important auditor of cryptocurrency funding funds within the U.S., about his ideas on the regulatory surroundings and a few of the anticipated developments within the crypto business in 2021, the most important dangers related to crypto, predictions for a way the business will look 30 years from now, and extra. You may hearken to the complete interview on the SKrypto weblog right here. Together with professional Q&As, the weblog will element notable offers the agency has dealt with and in a function the weblog calls “authorized tokens,” supply authorized insights on present occasions within the business.
“Cryptocurrencies are an enchanting matter that deserve detailed exploration,” stated Meir Grossman, a companion within the Enterprise Transactions Group. “SKrypto will present a three-dimensional view of the topic, on condition that our expertise with it comes from so many alternative areas of the regulation.”
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