The Blockchain Landscape

Disruption

Course

The Blockchain Landscape

Instructor: Kirk Phillips, CPA, CMA, CFE, CPB

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level

    Basic

  • Duration

    1h 30m

Covers the blockchain landscape with special attention on the different types of crypto asset exchanges and initial coin offerings.

Learning outcomes

  • Recall how cryptocurrencies can be researched via market capitalization sites.
  • Identify the different types of cryptocurrency exchanges, including the risks and benefits.
  • Recall the value proposition of initial coin offerings.
  • Distinguish the elements of the general cryptocurrency taxonomy.
  • Identify the different approaches to applying blockchain technology to create new business solutions.

£65.00 (CIMA members only)

£79.00

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Product information

Overview

This self-study online course is a segment of the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate program. You must purchase the bundle to earn the certificate.

We will focus on the blockchain landscape, which enables users to have a framework for researching and understanding the technology from an investor and professional viewpoint. This self-study online course expands on different types of crypto asset exchanges, as well as initial coin offerings. In addition, you will review different approaches of applying blockchain technologies to create new business solutions.

Topics discussed:

  • Research of cryptocurrencies through market capitalization sites
  • Types of cryptocurrency exchanges
  • Initial coin offerings
  • General cryptocurrency taxonomy
  • Approaches to applying blockchain technology

Who should take this course?

  • Non-IT finance professionals
  • CFOs
  • Controllers
  • Management accountants
  • Public accountants
  • Partners
  • Staff
  • Managers
  • Internal auditors

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 1.5 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Information Management and Technology Assurance
Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Basic
Duration:1h 30m
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£65.00 (CIMA members only)

£79.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructor

  • Kirk Phillips, CPA, CMA, CFE, CPB

    Kirk is author of The Ultimate Bitcoin Business Guide For Entrepreneurs and Business Advisors and was the first CPA to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

    He's a contributor to Bitcoin Magazine. As a speaker and continuing education crypto lecturer for CPAs and attorneys, he's a recognized thought leader on crypto security, strategy, accounting and taxation. Kirk is a cryptocurrency, blockchain and ICO advisor, investor and evangelist who weaves risk management into business processes.

    He is Digital Currency Council Certified, a Certified Bitcoin Professional and holds a certificate for the Introduction to Digital Currencies Course by the University of Nicosia.