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Nicole Kalajian Presents at Annual NIBA/DePaul University Symposium

August 13, 2018
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PHILADELPHIA – Stradley Ronon Chicago Attorney Nicole M. Kalajian served as a panelist at the 5th Annual joint NIBA/De Paul University symposium on August 8 in Chicago. Kalajian’s panel, “Cryptocurrency and Blockchain,” discussed the developing nature of cryptocurrencies, Chicago’s contributions and future in this market, and the regulatory framework applicable to cryptocurrencies, crypto-based futures contracts, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). Important custody considerations and the newly proposed disclosures by the National Futures Association (NFA) were also discussed.

Kalajian represents securities, commodities and cryptocurrency professionals in a variety of complex regulatory, compliance and corporate matters. She has extensive experience launching and advising various investment vehicles, such as hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, cryptocurrency funds, real estate funds, commodity pools, fund of funds and socially responsible investment vehicles. Kalajian provides legal and compliance guidance to registered and exempt investment advisers, commodity pool operators, commodity trading advisors, futures commission merchants, introducing brokers, forex firms, proprietary trading firms and broker-dealers.

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