Washington, DC—Today FS Vector’s John Collins commended the introduction of two new bills by Reps. Darren Soto (D-Fla.-9) and Ted Budd (R-N.C.-13) on digital assets:
WASHINGTON, DC—On December 12, FS Vector’s John Beccia will speak at Crypto Update: Current Issues Relating to Blockchain, Digital Assets and ICOs, hosted by the DC Bar. A distinguished panel of experts—including staff from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)—will provide valuable insights on industry developments, regulatory issues, and recent enforcement priorities relating to blockchain, cryptocurrency, token offerings and other digital assets.
WILMINGTON, DE—On December 11, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the FinTech Forum on Transforming the Future of Business, hosted by the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce. Industry leaders, policymakers, banks and businesses will be brought together to examine the growth of FinTech and its impact on business in Delaware.
SAN FRANCISCO—On December 10, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the annual World Digital Assets Summit in San Francisco, California. The conference will showcase the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking trends, technology and projects within the blockchain space.
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, the Treasury Department announced that it is adding crypto addresses to its individual sanctions list. FS Vector Founder and CEO John Beccia issued the following statement on the announcement:
LAS VEGAS, NV—On October 23 at 1PM PDT, FS Vector CEO John Beccia will moderate a panel on blockchain at the annual Money20/20 event. Money20/20 convenes C-Level Executives, renowned speakers, innovators and disruptors from across the world, united to drive change in the future of money. The 2018 event will take on the mission of creating a simpler, fairer, faster and more inclusive financial system for individuals, businesses and society.
NEW YORK, NY—On Thursday, October 18, FS Vector CEO John Beccia will join the ENGAGE 2018 Client Forum Townhall on Crypto and Blockchain. The two-day conference brings together leading financial-institution executives, industry experts, and NICE Actimize product and subject matter experts. The panelists will focus on today’s financial-crime and compliance trends and challenges.
WASHINGTON, DC—On October 10, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the 2nd Annual FinTech Ideas Festival Policy Series on navigating the shifting regulatory landscape, hosted by the Bank Policy Institute.
WASHINGTON, DC—On October 9, FS Vector CEO John Beccia will speak at the 3rd Annual Online Lending Policy Summit on banking fintech and innovation, hosted by the Online Lending Policy Institute. The summit will create an opportunity for industry participants to share insights, propose standards, and provide regulators and policymakers with consensus viewpoints on the regulation of online lending.
COOPERSTOWN, NY—On September 28, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the New York Bankers Association’s Trust & Investment Conference on cryptocurrencies in wealth management. The conference will bring together trust, investment and wealth-management professionals from banks and trust companies throughout New York State.
PARIS—On Thursday, September 20, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) & IMN/Euromoney’s conference on Transforming Capital Markets through Technology. This inaugural gathering will bring together over 500 senior executives and their teams from Europe’s leading financial institutions that are driving strategic innovation in technology and operations.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA—On September 12, FS Vector’s John Collins will speak at the Cato Institute’s Fourth Annual Summit on Financial Regulation, where leading policy experts and regulators will discuss key issues concerning technology and financial services.
WASHINGTON, DC—FS Vector Co-Founder and CEO John Beccia released the following statement on the release of the U.S. Treasury Department’s new report on nonbank financials, fintech and innovation:
WASHINGTON, DC—Tomorrow, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) will host leading innovators, policy leaders, thinkers and investors at the Get Smart on Blockchain policy summit. The event will feature in-depth conversations on the power of blockchain and discussions on blockchain 101, cryptocurrency, the farming revolution, supply chain management, health, regulation and global competitiveness.
WASHINGTON, DC—Today Raj Date and John Beccia III are launching FS Vector, a new advisory firm created to help innovative financial services companies implement fintech and regtech initiatives, establish best practices, and navigate complex regulatory and legislative challenges. They will be joined by industry veteran John Collins, who will be a partner in the firm. Affiliated with Date’s Fenway Summer Ventures, the goal of FS Vector is to disrupt the traditional advisory services model by providing cutting-edge counsel on regulatory, compliance and policy issues for firms at all stages of development.