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Weekly deep dives on the most important projects, investment theses and themes in crypto, for globally minded investors. 

Learn from developers and investors at the forefront of crypto from Asia, US, and beyond with investor and host Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi). Not financial advice.

Dec 24, 2020

Barnbridge, a new DeFi primitive that lets people structure complex financial products, recently caught the attention of DeFi founders and investors alike. Barnbridge founders join us in discussing:

  • Why fixed income is the next big opportunity in DeFi
  • What are risk tranches and why do they matter?
  • How Barnbridge opens...

Dec 15, 2020

1inch, the DeFi exchange aggregator, has facilitated almost $7B in trading volumes less than a year from inception. Founders Sergei (@deacix) and Anton (@k06a) join us to talk about one of the hottest projects in DeFi.

  • How 1inch grew from $0 to $7B
  • Strategic moats for aggregator businesses
  • Value accrual for 1inch...

Dec 9, 2020

Ethereum 2.0, arguably the most significant catalyst for ETH, is finally live. Analysts Wilson Withiam (@WilsonWithiam) and Ryan Watkins (@RyanWatkins_) from Messari Crypto join us in breaking down all things ETH 2.0 for the savvy investor.

  • What are the ETH 2.0 phases?
  • How will ETH monetary policy change?
  • How will ETH...

Dec 1, 2020

Thailand's largest commercial bank recently dipped its toes into DeFi by investing in Alpha Finance, a Binance-backed research team building consumer DeFi products. Founder Tascha (@tascha_panpan) joins me in discussing:

  • What is Alpha Finance?
  • Market gaps in DeFi today
  • Why levered yield farming is Alpha's first...

Nov 24, 2020

dYdX wants to become the largest crypto exchange - period. Can DeFi challenge centralized exchange giants? 2 years since our first conversation, founder Antonio (@AntonioMJuliano) joins us to talk:

  • Why is dYdX focusing on perpetual swaps
  • Uniswap vs. dYdX vs. Synthetix
  • Building on Layer 2 vs. building on other...