UAE Tech Podcast: Xi Chen on DeFI, CeFi & TradFi

Published September 8th, 2022 - 08:46 GMT
Xi Chen | Al Bawaba
Xi Chen | Al Bawaba

How technologies fit together, dance and converge can often be surprising. Our first episode of the UAE Tech Podcast explored how the blockchain would seed new systems of government and particularly, finance.  Yet in some sectors the opposite is happening.
 

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As with government services, finance is increasingly integrating with the blockchain. While TradFi has existed for hundreds of years, DeFI has been around for little more than a decade. Will KYC and AML regulation replace the dream of disintermediated cyber-markets? What role will Web3 and the metaverse play in the digital economy of the future? 

While TradFi has existed for hundreds of years, DeFI has been around for little more than a decade. Will KYC and AML regulation replace the dream of disintermediated cyber-markets? What role will Web3 and the metaverse play in the digital economy of the future?

While TradFi has existed for hundreds of years, DeFI has been around for little more than a decade. Will KYC and AML regulation replace the dream of disintermediated cyber-markets? What role will Web3 and the metaverse play in the digital economy of the future? 

Ahead of his workshops at GITEX, we caught up with Professor Xi Chen from NYU Stern for a discussion on how technologies are converging in ways that are impossible to predict.
 

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