Renata Szkoda – Page 7 – Global DCA

Author - Renata Szkoda

EFRAG Webinar: Accounting for Crypto-assets (liabilities)

On Tuesday 6 July 2021, EFRAG hosted a webinar on the issues related to accounting for crypto-assets (liabilities) under IFRS standards. Olivier Scherer (EFRAG Board member, Chair of the Corporate Reporting Policy Group Accountancy Europe, IFRS Technical leader-PwC France) moderated the event. Speakers and panellists included: Isabel Batista, EFRAG Senior Technical Manager Chiara del Prete, EFRAG TEG Chairwoman Flora Camp, Partner-PwC France Maria Erviti Legara, Member of EFRAG Financial Instruments Working Group, Director of Accounting & Prudential Policies at BBVA Dennis Jullens, EFRAG TEG member, lecturer at the University of Amsterdam Bruce Mackenzie, IASB Board member Vincent Papa, EFRAG Associate Director Renata Szkoda, Board member Global Digital Assets and Cryptocurrencies Association and CFO/COO at Blue Fire Capital Click BELOW to view this event


FIX and DCA See Rosy Future for Digital Assets

In the last 12 months, there has been a sea change in the crypto markets with a shift from the sentiment-driven retail model and speculative trading to a more mature, long-term investment approach, as new institutional players begin allocating a portion of their investments to crypto assets, Tony Pettipiece, Chair of the Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Public Policy & Regulation Committee, said. “These more stable institutional flows have led to a broadening of the investor base, higher volumes in crypto derivatives, and a solidifying impact on liquidity, though volatility can still be high,” he told Traders Magazine. To read more, click HERE: https://www.tradersmagazine.com/featured_articles/fix-and-dca-see-rosy-future-for-digital-assets/


Brane Capital President Jerome Dwight To Participate In Global DCA’s Crypto Connection 2021 Conference, Featuring Mark Cuban, Mike Novogratz

OTTAWA, Ontario , May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brane Capital, a leading North American cryptocurrency custodian, announced today that Jerome Dwight , the company's president, will participate in the Global Digital Asset and Cryptocurrency Association's (Global DCA) Crypto Connection 2021 Conference. The conference's speakers include prominent crypto investors Mark Cuban and Mark Novogratz. To learn more, click HERE: https://www.barchart.com/story/news/1771156/brane-capital-president-jerome-dwight-to-participate-in-global-dcas-crypto-connection-2021-conference-featuring-mark-cuban-mike-novogratz


The Crypto-Conscious Awakening – Rising to the Opportunity for Industry Stewardship

There are a number of different manners and methods with which the Cryptomining industry has sought to embrace and integrate sustainable business practices into its operations. Although such issues rose to national and global attention in the past two weeks – industry leaders have been working to align their businesses with sustainable business principles for the past few years. This article provides an update on progress made in this area, as the Cryptomining industry is getting more organized in its effort to achieve greater sustainability. To read more, please click HERE: https://tabbforum.com/opinions/the-crypto-conscious-awakening-rising-to-the-opportunity-for-industry-stewardship/


FIX Trading Community and Global DCA Agree to Join Efforts in Digital Asset Knowledge Share

London, New York, Hong Kong, 17 May 2021: The FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading and the Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association (Global DCA), the global self-regulatory association for the digital asset & cryptocurrency industry, each recognize that their complementary efforts can be strategically combined to further promote standardization for trading digital assets. The organizations have therefore agreed to share information and experience to achieve their common goals. The FIX Trading Community owns and maintains the FIX Protocol and has an active Digital Asset Working Group (DAWG) focused on the use of FIX for the electronic trading of digital assets. The DAWG co-chairs also participate in ISO TC68/SC8/WG3 in the development of other standards for this industry. The Global DCA was established to guide the evolution of digital assets, cryptocurrencies, and the underlying blockchain technology within a regulatory framework designed to build public trust, foster market integrity, and maximize economic opportunity for all participants. The FIX Trading Community DAWG and Global DCA will cooperate to promote the development and use of standards for the entire life cycle of the electronic trading of digital assets from buyside, sell-side, exchanges/trading venues, settlement/custody, and regulatory compliance/reporting. Tony Pettipiece, Board of Directors and Chair of the Policy & Regulation Committee at the Global DCA commented: “We are excited to be working with the FIX Trading Community to help shape the evolving standards for the trading of digital assets, and also to leverage the expertise of GDCA members by FIX institutional...


Earth Day Event – Cryptomining Industry Transformation and the Digital Asset Ecosystem: April 22, 2021


SiBAN Nigeria and Global DCA sign MoU on Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Education, Policy, and Regulation

SiBAN and Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association (Global DAC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for international collaboration on blockchain & cryptocurrency education, policy, and regulation. Committed to not only securing the blockchain and cryptocurrency space but also securing the future through the power of the blockchain today, SiBAN operates to promote blockchain education and adoption in Nigeria; self-regulate the blockchain space for consumer protection and investor confidence in the country; and champion blockchain advocacy, regulations, and reforms towards ensuring that both private and public sectors. By virtue of the MoU between SiBAN and Global DCA, SiBAN and Global DCA will: engage in dialogue on key issues relevant to Nigeria on the subject of cryptoassets, cryptotrading, decentralized finance, and other related subjects of interest; develop joint activities, including conferences, webinars, speaker opportunities, research, and/or policy roundtable discussions; and seek to coordinate and harmonize policy responses where there is a significant policy issue of relevance either internationally /regionally /nationally.


Why the Crypto World Needs to Pay Attention to the Recent Crypto Ban in Nigeria

When the Nigerian Central Bank halted trading in cryptocurrencies earlier this year, its impact was felt beyond the African nation's borders, write Gabriella Kusz, Board of Directors, Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association, and Senator Ihenyen, President, Stakeholders in Blockchain Technology Association of Nigeria (SiBAN). In this article, Ms. Kusz and Mr. Ihenyen offer their analysis on the Nigeria situation, its cross-border implications and why a cryptocurrency market is good for the country. To read more, please click HERE: https://tabbforum.com/opinions/why-the-crypto-world-needs-to-pay-attention-to-the-recent-crypto-ban-in-nigeria/


Gamestop & Reimagining Regulation in the Digital Era

Traditional Markets vs New Markets, Centralization vs Decentralization. These are some of the issues that came to light with the GameStop situation, according Gabriella Kusz, Board Member of the Global Digital Asset and Cryptocurrency Association. In this article, Ms. Kusz says more GameStop-type situations can be expected in the future, suggesting that as markets evolve, regulation will need to adapt, as well, and a new regulatory mindset will need to take hold. Read the Full Article Here: https://tabbforum.com/opinions/gamestop-reimagining-regulation-in-the-digital-era/


L20 (G20 Labour 20) Session “Advancing Global Digital Economies: December 30, 2020