New York, January 07, 2020 \u2014 Today, BlockWorks Group (BWG) announced that on February 10, it would be convening Digital Asset Summit (DAS): London, the first institutionally-focused digital asset conference to take place in London. A follow-up to BWG\u2019s sold out DAS: Markets conference in New York, DAS: London will bring together buy-side investors, crypto fund managers, crypto technologists, sell-side institutions, venture capitalists, and other industry professionals to share and understand the current issues related to the institutionalization of the digital asset class.\r\n\r\nBWG\u2019s DAS conference series is consistently successful because it delivers the highest caliber of content and insight among many of the biggest names and smartest minds in the space. DAS: London will enable attendees to expand their knowledge of the digital asset ecosystem and to network with a marquis roster of participants, including BNY Mellon, French public investment bank Bpifrance, Deutsche B\u00f6rse, HSBC, ING, London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), and more.\r\n\r\n\u201cLondon is the world\u2019s second most active financial market center for the issuance, trading, custody, and settlement of digital assets,\u201d says Michael Ippolito, Co-founder at BlockWorks Group. \u201cWe look forward to bringing our industry-leading conference series to this thriving market center to continue fostering the growth of this rapidly maturing market segment.\u201d\r\n\r\nUnlike other crypto conferences, DAS: London\u2019s invitation-only panels are comprised of industry experts, who offer deep insight into the digital asset ecosystem. The opportunity to learn from leading global financial institutions and digital asset innovators in one place cannot be found anywhere else.\r\n\r\nFeatured sessions will include:\r\n\r\n \tTokenization \u2013 Moving Real-World Assets onto The Blockchain\r\n \tMoving Size \u2013 Finding Liquidity in Crypto Markets\r\n \tChallenges in Market Structure \u2013 Regulatory Clarity, Banking and Credit\r\n \tThe Rise of Prime Brokerage and Its Impact on the Institutional Trading Landscape\r\n \tCustody \u2013 What Are Institutional Investors Looking For?\r\n \tThe Old Guard Versus New Blood: How Will Banks Interact with Crypto Markets\r\n\r\n\u201cLondon is widely regarded as one of the world's leading financial hubs and enjoys this same distinction in the digital asset ecosystem,\u201d says Meltem Demirors, Chief Strategy Officer for CoinShares, a DAS: London founding sponsor. \u201cWe\u2019re pleased to see BlockWorks bring their expertise in event production and media to this market to produce a high-caliber event for institutional participants, and to help further cement London\u2019s status as a leader in financial innovation.\u201d\r\n\r\nIn addition to CoinShares, DAS: London founding sponsors include Cambrial Capital and Fabric Ventures. Diamond sponsor includes BitGo; Platinum sponsors include Algorand, Copper, Crypto.com, Curv, Fidelity Digital Assets, Fireblocks, Ledger, and Nexo. Gold sponsors include Forefront Communications, Lacero, LMAX Digital, Trustology, Unbound Tech, and The Sun Fintech.\r\n\r\nOther participating companies include BNY Mellon, Bpifrance, B2C2, Citi, Coinbase, Deutsche B\u00f6rse, GSR, HSBC, ING, London Stock Exchange Group, State Street, and the University of Cambridge. Industry partners include Multichain Asset Managers Association and the Oxford Blockchain Foundation. Media Partners include Cointelegraph, Block Social, Brave New Coin, AMB Crypto, Guerilla Buzz, and more.\r\n\r\nABOUT BLOCKWORKS GROUP (BWG)\r\n\r\nBlockWorks Group is an events and media production company that helps educate investment professionals on digital assets. BWG helps bridge the gap between the traditional financial ecosystem and blockchain by hosting events and providing quality content for asset managers, family offices, and financial service professionals.