Is it really foreseeable that there will be no more cash in the future? - Maxim Bederov

John Cryan gave cash less than 10 years a few years ago: how much longer are we still going to pay cash?

Cash is an obsolete model no matter how much we still emotionally cling to it. The fast pace of time, digitization, and the advances in artificial intelligence technology will make it unimaginable in the foreseeable future that retailers will continue to spend their money on us, and we’ll even have to go to a cash…

What makes a qualified investor in today's world? - Maxim Bederov

“Those that will need their money in the next few years, should now take profits”

This was the title of a report published on 08/05/2019 in the Handelsblatt, in which Donald Trump was quoted. The reason therefore are the fears of the investors which are again dominating the markets, because of the customs duty threats that America’s president had made against China.    Since I worked for many years with…

Maxim Bederov - Blockchain technology - What does BaFin say?

Blockchain technology – What does BaFin say?

Everyone is talking about blockchain, especially when it comes to promoting decentralised structures. But many still see the integration into existing legal systems, especially in the financial sector, as a challenge. When we think of regulation in the financial sector, we immediately think of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin). The most valuable task of…