Borderless Crypto

Borderless Crypto

Bitcoin in 2010s Behaves like Gold in 1970s
Nov 13, 2019 50:10

Bitcoin in 2010s Behaves like Gold in 1970s

This is an insightful conversation with Matt Houghan, the head of research at Bitwise Asset Management. Bitwise is the first provider of cryptoasset index funds. Matt and I discuss tokenized gold coins. Matt explains why he doesn’t hold gold in his portfolio but instead he does hold bitcoin. He further outlines the characteristics which make Bitcoin an emerging store of value and he draws some fascinating similarities between the history of gold and the history of bitcoin.
The Master of Crypto Liquidity and OTC Automation
Sep 20, 2019 55:08

The Master of Crypto Liquidity and OTC Automation

While studying physics at MIT Sam decided that he can have the biggest impact in solving these problems by making money as a trader and donating it to important causes. In 2017, he launched Alameda Research to address the liquidity problems he saw in the growing crypto industry. Two years later, his team is trading an average of $1B a day and they are among the top 3 most profitable traders on BitMex. The team has already donated $4M to save human lives, prevent animal suffering, and research AI.
Currency.com - Trade Stocks and Bonds With Crypto. Profit in Crypto.
Sep 08, 2019 38:47

Currency.com - Trade Stocks and Bonds With Crypto. Profit in Crypto.

Currency.com is the first regulated tokenized securities exchange which allows crypto holders to get price exposure to more than 1000 securities such as Apple, Facebook, and Telsa stock, governmental bonds, and industry indices like the S&P500 and the DAX. Ivan explains in detail how Currency.com work, why the company based its operations in Belarus, what are its most sought investment products, why they are determined to move to a completely decentralized trading engine and much more.
Actively Traded Cryptocurrencies. Inactive & Deadcoins.
Aug 06, 2019 15:35

Actively Traded Cryptocurrencies. Inactive & Deadcoins.

This crypto shot features Clay Collins, the founder and CEO of Nomics. This episode covers: 1. How exchanges create fake volumes out of thin air. 2. What makes Nomics different from other pricing trackers and API providers. 3. Why Nomics classifies crypto assets as actively traded, inactive and deadcoins. And we finish off with some valuable insights from Clay on building a successful company.
TruStory: The Social Network for Debating
Jul 26, 2019 43:50

TruStory: The Social Network for Debating

In this episode, I am talking to Preethi Kasireddy, the founder of TruStory - the only place on the internet where you can have truly constructive debates on crypto topics. This is a place where you go to not to argue and prove how smart you are, but to genuinely look for the truth or at least all sides of a particular story. What’s more, you can make money by debating on the platform.
Daniel Shin, Co-Founder of Terra: The Stablecoin Which Pays You to Use It
Jul 01, 2019 41:34

Daniel Shin, Co-Founder of Terra: The Stablecoin Which Pays You to Use It

Daniel Shin, the co-founder of Terra, presents the fascinating stablecoin and payments network. Terra is unlike any other stablecoin. They are not about trading. They are about spending in the real world. In this talk you will learn: - How you can save 10% on online purchases with Terra? - How Terra achieves stability, without the banking of real-world assets. - How Terra is better than Facebook’s Libra. - How you will be able to get a high-yield interest with Terra on Nexo’s interest-earning accoun
What Makes the Terra Stablecoin Better Than Facebook’s Libra?
Jun 30, 2019 05:47

What Makes the Terra Stablecoin Better Than Facebook’s Libra?

This crypto shot features Daniel Shin, the co-founder of the Terra stablecoin and payments network, who explains how Terra compares to Facebook’s Libra, and what gives Terra a powerful advantage over Libra.
The Two Reasons Why E-Commerce Platforms Love the Terra Stablecoin
Jun 29, 2019 06:00

The Two Reasons Why E-Commerce Platforms Love the Terra Stablecoin

This crypto shot features Daniel Shin, the co-founder of the Terra stablecoin and payments network, who explains why all e-commerce platforms are super enthusiastic to start accepting payments in Terra.
How Is Terra Vastly Different from All Other Stablecoins?
Jun 28, 2019 11:20

How Is Terra Vastly Different from All Other Stablecoins?

This crypto shot features Daniel Shin, the co-founder of the Terra stablecoin and payments network, who explains what makes Terra fundamentally different from all established stablecoins.
Nathaniel Whittemore on the Power of Narratives, Decentralized Social Media, and the Benefits of Majoring in History
Jun 28, 2019 53:15

Nathaniel Whittemore on the Power of Narratives, Decentralized Social Media, and the Benefits of Majoring in History

This talk consists of 3 distinct parts. First, we discuss what is narrative marketing and why your crypto project needs a narrative. This is a must listen for founders. Second, we discuss what makes building a decentralized Facebook or Twitter so hard. And lastly, we discuss how Apple's move to defend privacy can be a catalyst for new privacy first online standards. Nathaniel also shares who are the two types of investors he thinks will benefit the most from Bitcoin's growth.