Alex McDougall is President & COO of Canada Stablecorp Inc. and Managing Director at 3iQ. Alex started his career as an investment banker at the Bank of Montreal, and left in 2018 to co-found Bicameral Ventures. Bicameral’s platform focused on “Interconnected Investing” and building a portfolio of projects used to bring new tech paradigms into reality. Bicameral’s themes generally include blockchain, interoperability, data and identity self-sovereignty, personalized AI, and Web 3.0.
CBDCs and stablecoins—and the tension between them—came into the mainstream conversation in full force this past year. What is the future of digital currency? This debate touched on what makes a trusted global currency, stablecoins’ and CBDCs’ roles in the evolution of money, and more.