The Itau bank will participate in the next few days in a world event on cryptocurrencies. Considered the largest bank in Brazil, Itaú is keeping an eye on the cryptocurrency market and is considering launching deals for its clients on the spot market. Called Links New Yorkthe event is promoted by Chainalysis, a company founded in 2014. One of the company’s main services is transaction monitoring, which helps government agencies and private companies to relate to the cryptocurrency market. The objective of this new sector will be to present success stories, as well as the best practices for handling cryptocurrencies.
Itaú participates in world event on cryptocurrencies
Latin America has become the apple of the eye of the cryptocurrency market, especially after El Salvador made bitcoin legal tender. Brazil remains the country with the largest trade volume and interested user base in Latin America. In this way, companies that operate in the country, such as Hashdex, for example, know the demand of local investors and the possible trends in this market. Representatives from Hashdex and Itaú will be present at the Chainalysis event on cryptocurrencies, which will be attended by companies from all over the world.
“On May 18, from 4:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Brasilia time), a panel will discuss emerging trends in Latin America for the cryptocurrency market. The region appears at the forefront of digital asset adoption, from stablecoins to the use of cryptocurrencies as legal tender. In this conference, representatives of established institutions, such as Itaú, Hashdex and Bitso, will delve into the trends that are taking root in the region and what will come in the next year for the sector”.
Representing Itaú will be the US CTO and CEO of Itaú BBA Digital Assets, Vanessa Fernandes, with experience in blockchain technologies, quantum computing, 5G, among others. The event begins next Wednesday (18) and will run until Thursday (19). Over the two days, content will be covered from basic to advanced levels, with topics on DeFi, NFT, WEB3 crime, cryptocurrencies, and more.
The event will feature several conferences.
The full schedule of events is available on the company’s website. Registration is free and the event will be entirely in English, without simultaneous translation. According to Chainalysis in a note to cryptoreport, sixty cryptocurrency market leaders, financial institutions and government agencies are expected. The topics will be on cryptocurrencies as assets in times of uncertainty, regulatory arbitrage, regional opportunities and challenges, as well as future predictions for the sector. The event will be opened by the Mayor of New York, Eric Adamsa declared fan of bitcoin as a currency.