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Paolo Tasca is a digital economist, who helps global corporations and institutions to redesign their business models in the digital age by providing compelling solutions backed by advanced technologies.

  • Fintech
  • P2P Economy
  • Digital Innovation
  • Blockchain
  • Assets and Risks
  • Asset Registry
  • Digital Currencies
  • Crowfunding
  • P2P Lending
  • Online Payments
  • Bitcoin
  • Application Stacks

Blockchain is an institutional technology that will drive us towards a society with self-sustainable institutions run by algorithms where everything we do is recorded, tamper-proof, self-enforceable, and although anonymous, open and accessible to everybody. Very likely, in this future context authoritarian institutions will continue to loose legitimacy as more open, transparent systems will be able to provide a different version of the truth approved by whole community of citizens without having to rely on centralized forces.

Paolo Tasca for The Wall Street Journal


Bitcoin Wednesday

On The Cryptocurrency Market

December 2015

On Bitcoin and Digital Currencies

The digital progress and the networked economy have allowed the advent of brand-new currencies, created by private initiatives or by clusters of peers, that defy the current economic system and its financial structure.

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It refers to the automatic provision of user-driven financial services and markets by technology-enabled platforms that enhance user-engagement.

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Research on Assets and Risks

Asset management is a systematic process of deploying, operating, maintaining, upgrading, and disposing of assets cost-effectively, while minimizing risks.

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The major threat I see so far is the lack of technology literacy: the lack of the ability to understand how blockchain works in the world. This can hamper the development and spread of the technology. So a more important educational effort is required to help blockchain becoming a mainstream technology used in different business processes.

Paolo Tasca for Bitcoin Magazine.

Paolo Tasca is a digital economist, an advisor on emerging disruptive forms of new digital finance.

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Available for corporate advisory, keynotes, press contributions, and research projects.