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Weekly deep dives on the most important themes in crypto - from decentralized finance to governance.

Learn from developers and investors at the forefront of crypto with host by Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi). Not financial advice.

Jan 28, 2019

Ryan Zurrer, Director of the Web3 Foundation and former Principal at Polychain Capital, joins us in discussing one of the most important questions in crypto: how should we govern?

We touch on:

  • How should blockchains be governed? 
  • What are the different models of governance?
  • How do we prevent plutocracies?
  • How does...


Jan 22, 2019

Decentralized exchanges have a problem with liquidity.

Kyber Network, a Singaporean based on-chain liquidity project, raised ~$50M in their ICO to tackle this with a unique model.

Where are they today?

Are people using them?

I caught up with Anton Buenavista, senior developer at Kyber, to find out:

  • Kyber's unique...


Jan 15, 2019

Projects like MakerDao, dYdX and Dharma are creating a future of decentralized finance. Beyond the ideology and tech - how likely is "DeFi" to succeed?

Marc Weinstein and Roy Lerner - investors from Wavemaker Partners, a VC fund with over $265M in AUM - to discuss:

  • An honest critique of DeFi today
  • How DeFi may be...


Jan 6, 2019

How do institutional investors look at crypto?

What do they look at that amateurs miss?

What are common pitfalls for investors researching crypto?

We're kicking off a new year of the Blockcrunch Podcast with Tom Shaughnessy, founder of 51 Percent Research, to discuss how institutional investors evaluate...