The fallout from FTX’s collapse and falling prices of Bitcoin, Ether and others has sent the entire crypto ecosystem into a meltdown. It’s no wonder financial advisors and crypto experts are divided into the industry’s fate.
Join us at this News Impact Talk where we discuss whether crypto is dead, or is its death just an over exaggeration? Issues like the regulatory environment, Web 3.0 and NFTs will be debated to see whether crypto can re-emerge as a viable asset class.
Date : Wednesday, 19 April 2023
Venue : 80RR Fintech Hub, 80 Robinson Road #08-01 Singapore 068898
3.30pm Registration & Reception
4.00pm Panel Discussion and Q&A session
5.30pm Event ends
This is an invite-only event.
ABOUT OUR HOST
Eugene Leow, EMTM Digital Head, is the Supervising Editor for audio, video, TNP, Stomp and newsroom innovation and Management Committee member of Singapore Press Club
He has been in digital operations for more than 15 years in EMTM (English, Malay and Tamil Media Group) having held several digital portfolios and led initiatives, such as, subscription paywalls, data for newsroom use, audience engagement, distribution and digital innovation.
ABOUT THE PANELISTS
Khai Lin Sng, Co-Founder and CIO at Alta and Vice President of Singapore FinTech Association (SFA)
Khai Lin oversees Alta’s overseas offices and corporate relations function. Alta (previously known as Fundnel) is the largest licensed digital marketplace for alternative investments in Southeast Asia backed by Nomura Holdings (Japan), Philips Securities and Binance Asia. Alta operates in Singapore and overseas in Malaysia, Indonesia and India. Alta accolades includes: The Most Innovative Alternative Asset Offering in Singapore (2022); in 2021, the Financial Times 107th fastest growing company in Asia Pacific, Fintech of the Year by The Asset, and 21st fastest growing company in Singapore by The Straits Times. Alta’s exchange business supports tokenisation and digital custody of alternative assets as an integrated and end-to-end solution.
Khai Lin also serves as Vice-President of the Singapore Fintech Association. Prior to co-founding Alta, Khai Lin was an investment banker at JP Morgan, Citibank and CIMB-GK Securities.
Adrian Chng, Founder and Chairman of Fintonia Group.
Fintonia Group is an entrepreneurial financial services firm licensed in Singapore and Dubai, providing funds and wealth management, and merchant banking solutions for Technology and Digital Assets companies and entrepreneurs.
His previous experience includes CEO of jobsDB.com, which had a US$1 billion merger and exit in 2014 and CEO of GoBear. Adrian has completed over US$10 billion of investments and transactions ranging between US$20m to US$2 billion. Adrian is also a Web3 subcommittee member of the Singapore Fintech Association.