Vincent Launay

Vincent Launay is a finance specialist at the World Bank in Washington DC. He holds an MSc in Finance from HEC Paris and a CFA charter.

Author’s posts

Expert Take
The challenge for traditional banking will be to adapt to the blockchain era.
The Financialization of the Crypto Ecosystem Is Accelerating, Expert Take
Vincent Launay
2018-06-26T16:25:00+01:00
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Expert Take
One asset class that central banks are yet to add to their portfolios is cryptocurrencies.
Crypto-Backed Fiat Currencies: Sci Fi or Missing Link? Expert Take
Vincent Launay
2018-05-06T20:55:00+01:00
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Expert Take
Given all the negative press that Bitcoin has to fight against, the arguments in favor of Bitcoin may sometimes be lost in all the noise.
6 Myths About Bitcoin And How To Bust Them: Expert Take
Vincent Launay
2018-04-09T09:10:00+01:00
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Expert Take
The Lightning Network is going to take on legacy payment systems.
The Payment Industry is About to Be Struck by Lightning: Expert Take
Vincent Launay
2018-03-21T20:38:00+00:00
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Expert Take
ICOs were just the beginning, the true disruption of financial markets is yet to come
The Ethereumization Of Wall Street Is Inevitable: Expert Take
Vincent Launay
2018-02-08T07:12:00+00:00
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Expert Take
The hegemony of fiat money is already drawing to an end: it is just a matter of time for Central Banks and governments to realize it.
Smart Governments Will Embrace Cryptos: Expert Blog
Vincent Launay
2018-01-09T12:56:00+00:00
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Expert Take
Exchanges are still the weakest point in the crypto ecosystem. Cold storage is the only way to be the real owner of your crypto assets.
Your wallet, your freedom: Expert Blog
Vincent Launay
2017-11-18T16:01:00+00:00
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Expert Take
Vincent Launay from the World Bank takes a look at a hard path Bitcoin went through in 2017 and eyes the bright future for the cryptocurrency.
The Talented Mr. Bitcoin: Expert Blog
Vincent Launay
2017-11-03T21:30:00+00:00
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