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Transforming financial services with blockchain

Friday September, 10 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM SGT (GMT+8:00)

According to IDC, organizations are expected to spend nearly $6.6 billion on blockchain solutions in 2021, over 50% more as compared to 2020. Further, blockchain spending is forecasted to grow at a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 48.0% from 2020-2024.

Join this webinar with guest speakers, Suji Thampi, Chairman – SCS Blockchain SIG, Yagnesh Pota, Head – Markets Transaction Management Technology at ANZ Bank, and Jayalakshmi Rao, Head – Banking & Financial Services Practice, Asia at Virtusa.

During the webinar you will learn about:

  • Recent trends in banking & financial services (BFS) sector using blockchain including how technology can enable cash management, settlement cycles, stable coin, and Central Banks Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and also on Decentralised Finance (DeFi)

  • The opportunity cost of not participating with industry distributed ledger initiatives

  • BFS use cases for CBDC; Optimisation of processes through enhanced automation; Leveraging smart contracts; Digital wallets; Assets and tokenization



Suji Thampi

Suji Thampi

Blockchain Evangelist,
Chairman of SCS Blockchain,

Yagnesh Pota

Yagnesh Pota

Markets Transaction Management Technology
ANZ Bank



Jayalakshmi Rao

Jayalakshmi Rao

Banking & Financial Services Practice, Asia


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