The Gage Podcasts
Listen to our new podcast series, The Gage - embracing innovation and building trust in digital finance - designed to bring expert opinions on the latest tech trends and providing a measured approach to discussing key developments in the world of blockchain and digital assets.
Episode 8 - What SMEs Want in Banking Services Greengage Survey Findings
21 Sept 2022
Helen Disney talks with Aemiro Habte, Research Analyst / Junior Developer at Greengage about the firm's latest research on SME banking services, which surveyed around 70 businesses to determine their experiences and issues with banking and payment services.
Episode 7 - The Importance of Family Business and Entrepreneurship in the UK
27 Jul 2022
In Episode 7, we are delighted to be joined by Rosalyn Breedy to discuss how an entrepreneurial culture can be created in the UK, as well as the need for more open access to support entrepreneurs. Hear her insights as to why she enjoys working with entrepreneurs so much, and the opportunities that they present for the country.
Episode 6 - Compliance in Crypto
19 Jul 2022
The discussion with Charles Delingpole focuses on the challenges of compliance in cryptocurrency and blockchain companies including what's distinctive about building an anti-money laundering programme for a crypto firm versus a traditional firm, where crypto firms can expect to see big regulatory changes this year, and whether there are any emerging threats of which crypto compliance teams should be aware.
Episode 5 - How is Tokenisation Driving Financial Innovation
22 Jun 2022
A discussion with Financial Services and Technology Lawyer, Lee Schneider on what is a token, the different types of tokens that exist, how different jurisdictions classify tokens and how the arrival of central bank digital currencies will affect the digital asset market.
Episode 4 - How will DeFi transform banking
18 May 2022
In this episode, Olaf Ransome otherwise known as The Banker's Plumber is interviewed by Sean Kiernan to discuss how banking institutions can prepare for becoming fully decentralised, the shifting role of the custodian and how the new world of banking created by blockchain and digital assets can coexist with the traditional financial space.
Episode 3 - How Frontier Tech impacts on Banking
25 Apr 2022
In episode 3, Sean Kiernan interviews Joy Macknight to discuss the progress of central bank digital currencies, the impact of defi on banks, whether there's a need for a regulatory perimeter for defi, and if there's a genuine role for banks in the metaverse.
Episode 1 - Can Blockchains align with ESG goals
24 Feb 2022
In our first episode Helen Disney interviews Sean Kiernan on the environmental impact of blockchain, its role in promoting social goals and whether it can be incorporated into ESG investing through proof of work and proof of stake consensus mechanisms.