Yes Digital Assets will Survive – Jeff Sprecher
Jeff Sprecher, chairman of the New York Stock Exchange and CEO of its parent company, Intercontinental Exchange, said that despite headlines of cryptocurrencies flopping, digital assets have a future in regulated markets.
When asked about the dropping prices, Sprecher brought up a familiar question posed by critics: “Will digital assets survive?”
“The unequivocal answer is yes, As an exchange operator it’s not our objective to opine on prices.”
he said on stage at the Consensus: Invest conference on Tuesday.
Consensus: Invest 2018 aims to deliver discussions and debates around trends and investment opportunities for digital assets, the fastest growing alternative investments in history. The event brings together institutional investors, family offices, hedge funds, asset allocators and service providers to underline the current sophistication of digital securities and commodities, as well as to offer forecasts on the evolution of these assets in 2019.