Publications & Presentations
October 2018

Digital Assets Report, a  weekly show recorded at the New York Stock Exchange and hosted by SCN Corporate Connect's Jane King, interviewed Vincent Molinari - CEO of Templum Markets and Polsinelli Shareholder Stephen Rutenberg to discuss the latest in the world of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.

Stephen Rutenberg, a member of the firm's Financial Services and FinTech and Regulation practices, provided insight into the intersection of financial markets and the regulation of digital assets.

His analysis included:

  • OCC’s FinTech Charter for Banks and how FinTech companies could benefit from this type of federal regulation
  • The challenges faced by both companies and regulators as they work to bridge the gaps between emerging technology and historical regulations
  • The importance to U.S. regulators of protecting retail investors and how that impacts the approval of a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF)

 

Watch Digital Assets Report's interview with Stephen here.