Travis Schwab, the founder and CEO of Eventus Systems, a company specializing in trade surveillance, joins “On the Brink with Castle Island.” In this episode Matthew Walsh and Travis discuss:

  • Travis’ entrepreneurial journey and path to starting Eventus Systems
  • How he came to see cryptoassets as a market opportunity
  • Thoughts on current market structure, the role of exchanges, and the institutional readiness of this market
  • How trade surveillance directly impacts the prospects of a Bitcoin ETF
  • 2021 predictions

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Eventus Systems is a leading global provider of multi-asset class trade surveillance and market risk solutions. Its powerful, award-winning Validus platform is easy to deploy, customize and operate across equities, options, futures, foreign exchange (FX), fixed income and digital asset markets. Validus is proven in the most complex, high-volume and real-time environments of tier-1 banks, broker-dealers, futures commission merchants (FCMs), proprietary trading groups, market centers, buy-side institutions, energy and commodity trading firms, and regulators. The company’s rapidly growing client base of more than 60 firms relies on Validus and Eventus’ responsive support and product development teams to overcome its most pressing regulatory challenges. For more, visit