Tech Talk: Chris Larsen Discusses the Internet of Value

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  • Moving Value the Way Information Moves Today

        • Date 05 Aug 2015
        • Duration 16:35
        • Tech Talk podcast sits down with Chris Larsen of Ripple Labs, one of the latest additions to the CME Ventures portfolio, to discuss the “Internet of Value.” Ripple Labs developed the Ripple protocol, an Internet for money that enables the free and instant exchange of anything of value. As settlement infrastructure, Ripple transforms and enhances today's financial systems; Ripple unlocks assets and provides access to payment systems for everyone, empowering the world to move value like information moves today.
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Guest Bio

Chris Larsen
Co-Founder, CEO Ripple Labs

Larsen leads the Ripple Labs team, a team of experienced cryptographers, security experts, distributed network developers, and Silicon Valley and Wall Street veterans. He and the team shepherd a movement to evolve finance so that payment systems are open, secure, constructive, and globally inclusive.

Larsen co-founded and previously served as CEO of Prosper, a P2P lending platform, and E-Loan, a publicly traded online lender. During his tenure at E-Loan, he pioneered the open access to credit scores movement by making E-Loan the first company to show consumers their FICO scores.