Sa. Feb 4th, 2023

october, 2016


BFC2016 Blockchain for finance conference, London

Event Details

Conference Objective

Explore use cases for blockchain and exploit the opportunity to facilitate fast, efficient and secure transfer of assets

Conference Content 

  • Embracing Blockchain: Cut through the hype to see how distributed ledger technology could provide a transformative opportunity to eradicate antiquated systems and processes within your organisation
  • Use Cases: Investigate use cases including payments, settlements, KYC, AML, blockchain as a service and identity management to see how financial institutions can exploit blockchain
  • Regulatory Environment: Hear how distributed ledgers could improve transparency, audit trails and transaction reporting to ease regulatory and compliance processes
  • Technology Hurdles: Address concerns around performance, scalability and blockchain infrastructure to alleviate trepidations surrounding blockchain implementation
  • Other Blockchain Experience: Learn from companies operating outside of finance to see how you can save money, time and resources by implementing blockchain in your business​

Conference Origin 

The Blockchain for Finance Conference 2016 (BFC 2016, October 3rd 2016) programme is the result of more than 50 in-depth research discussions with leaders of the organisations who are spearheading blockchain projects in the world of finance. Through more than 20 hours of detailed primary research discussions, FinTech Network have been able to isolate the highest priority challenges and opportunities facing organisations who are looking to harness the power of blockchain.

Below is an outline of some of the organisations that were engaged to help us to define the programme:

  • Applied Blockchain
  • Banco Santander
  • Bank of Ireland
  • Barclays
  • BBVA
  • BNY Mellon​
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Commerzbank AG
  • Credit Mutuel
  • Credits
  • Eris Industries
  • Ethereum​
  • Everledger
  • IBM
  • Intesa Sanpaolo
  • Linux Foundation
  • London Stock Exchange Group
  • Nasdaq​
  • Nordea Bank
  • Rabobank
  • Ripple
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • RWE
  • UniCredit​



All Day (Monday)


City Point

One Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9SS, United Kingdom