In his presentation Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner will provide a brief overview of crypto assets (e.g. Bitcoin, Ethereum, DeFi). Currently, crypto assets develop into an own asset class with funds, analysts, index providers etc. – all known from traditional capital markets. This also includes the emergence of new crypto funds to finance startups and small companies. Additional all the hype, there is a lot of substance in the field of crypto assets, which will be explained in the presentation.