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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.

Jul 1, 2019

What are "dark pools"? Listen to this deep dive into financial privacy, dark pools, and interoperability with Singapore based project, Ren Protocol. CTO Loong Wang and I touch on:

  • How do dark pools work - and why decentralize them?
  • How would regulators react to privacy enhanced DeFi?
  • How does interoperability work in...


Jun 24, 2019

Veteran trader Seth Rubin wants to create better, more transparent financial products. So he co-founded Market Protocol, a decentralized derivatives project on Ethereum. This week, Seth joins me in discussing

  • Why do we need decentralized financial derivatives?
  • How does Market differ from other projects - like dYdX...


Apr 15, 2019

The Dharma team recently launched Lever, a platform for decentralized loans. I caught up with Dharma COO Brendan Forster to discuss this step forward for DeFi, and touch on:

  • Surprises from the Lever launch
  • How will Dharma capture value?
  • How does Dharma compete with Compound?
  • How do 150% collateralized loans benefit the...