As events in Ukraine unfolded earlier this year, the world was reminded of the influence geopolitics has on financial systems and vice versa. Economic sanctions are nothing new, but the role of payments infrastructures is evolving due to changes in globalisation and interdependence. Brent McIntosh, OMFIF advisory council member and former under secretary of the US Treasury for international affairs (2017-19), joins the Digital Monetary Institute to discuss geopolitics and payments infrastructures.
08:00-09:00 (New York)
OMFIF advisory council member and former under secretary
US Treasury for international affairs (2017-19)
This virtual discussion is part of the OMFIF Digital Monetary Institute. The OMFIF Digital Monetary Institute is a high-level forum which convenes key policy-makers, technology experts, investors and regulators to explore the challenges, opportunities and implications of digital finance in the 2020s. See more information on OMFIF’s DMI here. Please contact email@example.com directly for membership details or register your interest below and we’ll be in touch.