Coinscrum_markets :: Crypto Markets - Past, Present & Future

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We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new event stream, Coinscrum_markets, in partnership with one of the industry’s truly pioneering brands,

Not only did launch Bitcoin’s first Block Explorer website, they also launched the first non-custodial web-wallet platform, vastly simplifying user experience for the masses whilst, at the same time, maintaining the integrity of Bitcoin’s original promise of enabling people to “be their own bank”.


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Together, we’ve launched Coinscrum_markets with the purpose of providing a forum to explore and debate the ever evolving and growing crypto trading & investment ecosystem – whether it be the latest solutions to enable institutional access to these still-maturing markets or the latest innovations in experimental next-generation market infrastructure such as Decentralised Exchanges.

These regular events will be hosted at Blockchain’s UK Headquarters in central London.

Coinscrum_markets will bring together both professional traders & investors and tech-innovators to discuss the markets, assets, strategies and the future of crypto.

If you’re a professional trader, fund manager, work in finance, or a die-hard crypto-enthusiast with an interest in deepening your knowledge of professional trading strategies this event is for you.

However, specific investment pitches will be strictly banned.

To kick things off with a bang, we’re pleased to welcome 2 seasoned professionals who carry a wealth of experience drawn from Investment Banking, Technology and the Crypto-Assets markets.

:: Charles McGarraugh – Head of Institutional Markets at
:: Iqbal Gandham – MD at eToro
:: Obi Nwosu - CEO at Coinfloor

They’ll each be sharing those experiences in terms of how they’ve seen the crypto markets evolve in comparison with others since their earliest days; their view on where we’re at now and; their thoughts on where we need to go during their next stage of maturity.

Charles McGarraugh is head of Markets at Blockchain and was formerly Chairman and CEO of Stratagem Technologies, a machine learning company which was acquired by Blockchain in October 2018. Prior to that he spent sixteen years in various trading roles across fixed income, currencies and commodities at Goldman Sachs.

Iqbal manages eToro’s business activities in the UK and is Chair of CryptoUK, the first self-regulatory trade association for the UK cryptocurrency industry. Prior to eToro, he held senior positions as a CMO and CTO, in addition to founding several companies.

Obi is CEO and Co-founder of Coinfloor, the UK's oldest cryptocurrency exchange service primarily targeting institutional and sophisticated investors and traders.

His career has spanned Technology, Ecommerce and Start ups for 20+ years.


Doors open at 6pm
Presentations begin at 6:30pm
Followed by networking


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Thanks to is connecting the world to the future of finance. We are one of the most trusted and fastest growing digital assets company, helping millions across the globe – from individuals to the largest institutions – get easy and safe access to digital assets. Blockchain has raised over $70 million in funding from leading investors including Lightspeed Venture Partners, Google Ventures and Richard Branson.


Big love to Coinscrum {Presents} sponsors, KR1

KR1 is a leading publicly listed investment company focused on blockchain and decentralised technologies. KR1 invests in early stage projects and blockchain-based digital assets that power the decentralised platforms and protocols that form the emerging Web3 infrastructure.

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