Flippening - For Crypto Investors

Flippening - For Crypto Investors

Clay Collins
May 15, 2020 29 min

The State of Asset Tokenization in 2020 w/ Hart Lambur & Michael Oved (Ep. 0077)

Welcome to this cryptocurrency podcast with Hart Lambur, co-founder of UMA, and Michael Oved, co-founder and CEO of Fluidity, the company behind AirSwap. The discussion is from a live panel titled Tokenizing Traditional Assets, which took place at 0xpo, a February 2020 conference hosted by 0x (ZRX). The conversation spans 3 main topics: The state of asset tokenization Security token exchanges The future of tokenization It also covers: The evolution of tokenization –…from ERC20 to today Custodial vs. synthetic representations of assets How blockchain enables secondary markets for almost any asset Why Hart and Michael are excited about Libra Why many consumers choose centralized exchanges over DEXs Sponsors: Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Institutional counterparties can earn up to 8% annually on their idle stablecoins, enter into asset swap agreements, or directly borrow crypto. Individuals can also park their cash and stablecoins at Nexo's Interest-Earning account to get an annual return of 8%. So if you are looking to borrow, lend, or swap digital assets, Nexo is your GO-TO PARTNER. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] CryptoTrader.Tax CryptoTrader.Tax makes the excruciating task of reporting your cryptocurrency gains and losses a breeze. Sorting through transaction records from exchanges and reporting each trade in USD terms is not how most crypto investors want to spend a weekend. CryptoTrader.Tax is a software platform that automates the entire cryptocurrency tax reporting process. It's basically TurboTax for cryptocurrency investors. Just connect your exchanges and import your trade history and CryptoTrader.Tax will do all of the number-crunching and spit out your auto-filled tax reports with the click of a button. Tell them that Clay from the Flippening Podcast sent you to get a discount. Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Spend too much time cleaning up and maintaining datasets & ingesting crypto market cap data from crypto exchanges? We offer the most accurate and transparent crypto data in the space. For examples, see our Litecoin Price / LTC & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
May 11, 2020 6 min

Daily Clip: Crypto’s 1st Broker-Dealer w/ Sam McIngvale of Coinbase Custody (#34)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2018 conversation with Sam McIngvale, Head of Product at Coinbase Custody, the world’s largest cryptocurrency custody service. We discuss why Coinbase chose to partner with an SEC-regulated broker-dealer. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 28. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Ethereum Price / ETH & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
May 07, 2020 6 min

Daily Clip: The Case for Fungibility w/ Jordan Clifford of Scalar Capital (#33)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Jordan Clifford, co-founder and Managing Director at cryptoasset fund Scalar Capital. We discuss how his experience working at Coinbase reinforced his beliefs in privacy and that crypto should be as fungible as cash. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 41. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Litecoin Price / LTC & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
May 06, 2020 8 min

Daily Clip: The New Pitch for Crypto w/ Stephen McKeon of Collaborative Fund (#32)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Stephen McKeon, finance professor at the University of Oregon and partner at Collaborative Fund, where he heads up Collab Crypto, a group dedicated to blockchain and cryptoassets. We discuss the state of crypto venture capital and Stephen’s observation that as investors gain sophistication, they’re less content with exposure to crypto and more interested in following narrow investment theses. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 43. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Ethereum Price / ETH & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
May 04, 2020 6 min

Daily Clip: The Road to High-Frequency Crypto Trading w/ Ed Tolson of kbit (#31)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Ed Tolson, founder of kbit, a high-frequency cryptocurrency trading firm. We discuss how his background in computer science and hedge fund trading tech led him to high-frequency crypto trading. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 49. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Litecoin Price / LTC & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
Apr 30, 2020 1 hr 7 min

How the "Great Wealth Transfer" Could Bring $1 Trillion to Bitcoin w/ Pete Rizzo of Kraken (Ep. 0076)

Welcome to this cryptocurrency podcast with Pete Rizzo, Editor At Large at Kraken and former Editor In Chief at CoinDesk. It's a wide-ranging interview that begins with a quick history of crypto journalism and a review of Pete's career before shifting to the fascinating report from Kraken Intelligence entitled "Inheriting USDs & Acquiring BTCs: How The Great Wealth Transfer Will Fuel The Great Bitcoin Adoption." The conversation is split into 4 chapters: Pete's time at CoinDesk His current role as Editor At Large at Kraken The Kraken report The cryptocurrency canon It also covers: The early days of crypto content How everyday language can fail technological innovations like Bitcoin How the internet & social media disrupted the old media monopolies Kraken’s recent acquisitions and plans for the future Why crypto needs a definitive, in-depth explanation of Bitcoin mining Sponsors: Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Institutional counterparties can earn up to 8% annually on their idle stablecoins, enter into asset swap agreements, or directly borrow crypto. Individuals can also park their cash and stablecoins at Nexo's Interest-Earning account to get an annual return of 8%. So if you are looking to borrow, lend, or swap digital assets, Nexo is your GO-TO PARTNER. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] CryptoTrader.Tax CryptoTrader.Tax makes the excruciating task of reporting your cryptocurrency gains and losses a breeze. Sorting through transaction records from exchanges and reporting each trade in USD terms is not how most crypto investors want to spend a weekend. CryptoTrader.Tax is a software platform that automates the entire cryptocurrency tax reporting process. It's basically TurboTax for cryptocurrency investors. Just connect your exchanges and import your trade history and CryptoTrader.Tax will do all of the number-crunching and spit out your auto-filled tax reports with the click of a button. Tell them that Clay from the Flippening Podcast sent you to get a discount. Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Spend too much time cleaning up and maintaining datasets & ingesting crypto market cap data from crypto exchanges? We offer the most accurate and transparent crypto data in the space. For examples, see our Litecoin Price / LTC & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
Apr 30, 2020 7 min

Daily Clip: The Mechanics of Multi-Chain Trading w/ Ivan Poon of Switcheo (#30)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Ivan Poon, co-founder and CEO of Switcheo, a decentralized, multi-chain crypto exchange. We discuss the mechanics of trading across the Ethereum, EOS & NEO blockchains and the pros and cons of working with each. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 51. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Ethereum Price / ETH & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
Apr 29, 2020 7 min

Daily Clip #29: Binance’s Built-In Advantages w/ CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Changpeng Zhao (CZ), founder and CEO of Binance, one of the world’s top crypto exchanges. We discuss the built-in advantages that helped Binance launch just 12 days after their ICO and survive an early lawsuit by a major venture capital firm. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 52. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Litecoin Price / LTC & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
Apr 27, 2020 7 min

Daily Clip: Benchmarking to Bitcoin w/ Tuur Demeester of Adamant Capital (#28)

Welcome to Daily Wisdom, a daily crypto podcast from The Flippening. These episodes feature short, to-the-point clips from our full-length interviews. We talk with the men and women behind the trades, crypto exchanges, regulations, and crypto market cap movements with the goal of helping you become a better, more informed investor. Today’s episode is from a 2019 conversation with Tuur Demeester, founder of Adamant Capital, a Bitcoin alpha fund. We discuss Bitcoin’s value as a hedge against systemic risk and the chances of it becoming an everyday unit of account. For the full conversation, check out Flippening episode 44. Sponsors Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics.com & Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Nomics is a crypto market cap website and aggregator, going head to head with CoinMarketCap. We stand as a transparent alternative to many of the sketchy market cap websites out there. If you haven't been to Nomics.com in a while, I encourage you to visit our website. We offer transparent volume statistics for nearly every cryptocurrency and crypto exchange in the space. And I believe we have the only credible crypto exchange index in the space as of the time of this reading. If you’re sick of scammy ads, bad design, and manipulated data provided by companies whose founders hide from public view, then check us out at Nomics.com. For examples, see our Ethereum Price / ETH & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.
Apr 24, 2020 1 hr 11 min

TokenSets, Set Protocol & Crypto Trading's Future w/ Felix Feng (Ep. 0075)

Welcome to this cryptocurrency podcast with Felix Feng, co-founder and CEO of Set, the company behind Set Protocol and TokenSets, an Ethereum-based platform that lets users invest in crypto via automated “Robo” strategies or social trading strategies authored by experienced human traders. All are sortable by performance, which, in some cases, has been exceptional. The conversation is split into 4 chapters: Set Protocol and TokenSets A quick history of social trading How to get started with TokenSets Set's plans for the future It also covers: How Felix first got into Bitcoin back in 2013 The technology that powers TokenSets How traders update sets and initiate rebalancing How Set facilitates rebalancing through Dutch auctions Set as an alternative to setting up a hedge fund The explosive growth of decentralized finance or DeFi Sponsors: CryptoTrader.Tax CryptoTrader.Tax makes the excruciating task of reporting your cryptocurrency gains and losses a breeze. Sorting through transaction records from exchanges and reporting each trade in USD terms is not how most crypto investors want to spend a weekend. CryptoTrader.Tax is a software platform that automates the entire cryptocurrency tax reporting process. It's basically TurboTax for cryptocurrency investors. Just connect your exchanges and import your trade history and CryptoTrader.Tax will do all of the number-crunching and spit out your auto-filled tax reports with the click of a button. Tell them that Clay from the Flippening Podcast sent you to get a discount. Crypto Loans by Nexo Nexo is the only lender offering INSTANT crypto credit lines, which let you use digital assets as collateral to get cash in 45 fiat currencies and stablecoins. Annual interest rates for credit lines are now starting at just 5.9% - which may very well be the lowest borrowing rate in the whole industry. Nexo is also a strategic partner of exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto funds through its portfolio of structured financial products. Institutional counterparties can earn up to 8% annually on their idle stablecoins, enter into asset swap agreements, or directly borrow crypto. Individuals can also park their cash and stablecoins at Nexo's Interest-Earning account to get an annual return of 8%. So if you are looking to borrow, lend, or swap digital assets, Nexo is your GO-TO PARTNER. Definitely explore nexo.io or reach them at [email protected] Nomics' Cryptocurrency API Spend too much time cleaning up and maintaining datasets & ingesting crypto market cap data from crypto exchanges? We offer the most accurate and transparent crypto data in the space. For examples, see our Ethereum / ETH price & OKEx pages. P.S. If you've read this far, consider signing up for our fully customizable daily crypto newsletter.