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With this online course, you will:
- Understand the definition, classification, and significance of digital assets
- Gain insights into the role of digital assets in investment portfolios
- Identify the most common misconceptions about cryptocurrencies
- Comprehend the role of regulatory frameworks in shaping the adoption and growth of digital assets
- Grasp the need for thorough research, due diligence, and risk assessment before making investment decisions in this field
Welcome to our interview with Sophia Schluger, Managing Director of Amber Group in Europe. Sophia is an expert in the field of digital assets, with a wealth of knowledge and experience in this rapidly evolving space. In this interview, we will be exploring a range of topics related to digital assets, including their definition, classification, and the opportunities and challenges they present for wealth creation. We will also discuss the role of regulators in the digital asset world and the potential for traditional and digital assets to converge.
Digital Assets Overview
In this chapter, we will be discussing the basics of digital assets and exploring the universe of assets that exists today. Sophia will define digital assets and describe the various types that are involved in Amber’s product offerings. We will also discuss the reasons behind the recent surge in the popularity of digital assets and the main challenges to widespread adoption. Sophia will provide her perspective on the attitudes of institutions towards digital asset adoption and the potential for the traditional and digital asset worlds to converge.
Wealth Creation with Digital Assets
In this chapter, we will be examining the wealth creation opportunities presented by digital assets. Sophia will describe the main mechanisms that Amber’s offerings provide for wealth creation and discuss the challenges that digital assets present in this regard. She will also offer advice for investors looking to invest in digital assets, highlighting the caution that should be exercised and the importance of diversification.
In conclusion, digital assets have become an increasingly important and prominent part of the financial world in recent years. With a wide range of asset classes and the potential for wealth creation, digital assets offer numerous opportunities for investors. However, it is important for investors to be aware of the risks and challenges associated with this asset class, and to conduct thorough research and due diligence before making any investment decisions.
Meet your instructor - Sophia Shluger
Managing Director for Europe at Amber Group
Sophia is a Senior Executive and digital assets specialist working at the intersection of technology and finance and has applied more than a decade’s worth of deal-making, investment advisory and general management experience to institutions.
She has an extensive track record from Goldman Sachs, Santander XP and American Express of successfully building new and existing institutional relationships and partnerships and establishing new businesses within fast-paced industries.
Entrepreneurial, self-starting leader and resourceful problem solver with excellent communication and negotiation skills. Strong relationship-building aptitude and proven capability to sell, think critically and proactively influence internal and external stakeholders. Creative, adaptable and persistent in driving outcomes at hyper-scaling institutions within dynamically changing environments.