Cryptocurrency: The Truth & the Myth

  • 12 Mar 2018
  • 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Glass Pavilion, Dusit Thani Hotel


  • with valid ID

Cryptocurrency: The Truth & the Myth

Bitcoins and other forms of cryptocurrency have become a popular investment craze around the world but few people understand the concept and workings of the exchange that form the basis for the trading of the different formats which is currently the toast of millennials and veteran investors alike.

The goal of SharePHIL in sponsoring this event is to provide its members and the general public information on the basics of cryptocurrency, how it works and the risks and rewards associated with its investment. It also seeks to discuss the mechanics on the regulation on the exchange with the end in view of educating and enlightening investors.

No less than the Honorable Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr., BSP Governor and Chairman of the Monetary Board will keynote the forum which is also headlined by the following resource speakers:

  • Nico Jose “Nix” Nolledo, Chairman and CEO, Xurpas and Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year (2015), Topic: Trust Economy: Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies
  • Nichel Gaba, CEO, Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX), Topic: Risk and Reward in Cryptocurrency Investing
  • Ephyro Luis “Eph” Amatong, Commissioner, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Topic: Legal Challenges Facing the Cryptocurrency Market

For registration, please contact the SharePHIL Secretariat at 728-0315 (Abby Buenaventura or Lynn Angeles) or 637-5535 (Ada Mabbayad). 

Registration fee: SharePHIL members: FREE; Guests/non-members: P3,000, Faculty/Academics: P500

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