Scientist: Iwa Salami

Iwa Salami ESMH ScientistDr Iwa Salami is a senior lecturer in financial law and regulation at the Royal Docks School of Business and Law, University of East London. Her research interests are in FinTech, RegTech and the adoption of blockchain in trade, investment and financial transactions. Her current research focuses on the role of RegTech in the regulation of the virtual assets industry. The views expressed are her own.

A scientist's opinion : Interview with Dr Iwa Salami about the Libra Project

A scientist’s opinion : Interview with Dr Iwa Salami about the Libra Project

Libra project, a scientist’s opinion Interview with Dr Iwa Salami, senior lecturer in financial law and regulation at the Royal Docks School of Business and Law, University of East London. How could the introduction of Libra (without regulatory interventions) impact the financial system (maybe also in connection to the recent critical ECB position)? With Facebook’s ...

Libra and cryptocurrency challenges for Europe

Libra and cryptocurrency challenges for Europe

Facebook’s announcement that it would introduce a cryptocurrency sparked a debate about the added value, security and regulatory aspects of virtual currencies. What lessons can the EU draw ahead of the potential launch of Libra in 2020?