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Events in crypto take place at warp speed. This weekly crypto podcast reveals how the marquee names in crypto are reacting to the week’s top headlines. With host Laura Shin, the guests also discuss what they’re thinking about these days and reveal what they believe is on the horizon in crypto. Disclosure: I’m a nocoiner.
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Why Asia Is So Important to Crypto – Ep.163 https://unchainedpodcast.com/why-asia-is-so-important-to-crypto/
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<div><img src=”https://unchainedpodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/UNF_163.jpg” class=”ff-og-image-inserted”></div><div id><p class=”entry-meta”><span class=”post_date”><time class=”entry-time”>February 5, 2021</time></span><span class=”post_author”>by <span class=”entry-author”><span class=”entry-author-name”>Laura Shin</span></span></span><span class=”post_comments”></span></p>
</div><div readability=”46.025215660252″><p><span>Mira Christanto, research analyst at Messari, recently wrote a comprehensive report on the crypto scene in Asia. In this episode, she covers cultural differences in crypto trading between East and West, plus gives us the latest on the diverse regulatory landscape within this large region. Some topics covered in this show include:</span></p>
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<li aria-level=”1″><span>why Asia is an important geography in crypto</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>why Asia dominates the crypto futures trading markets</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>why DeFi fits better with Western culture, and centralized services are more respected in the East</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>the state of regulation across the region</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what makes crypto regulation in Hong Kong unique</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how the Chinese are approaching regulation, and how bitcoin is exchanged there</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how Japan’s crypto industry differs from that of other companies and why penetration is still somewhat low</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>why and how Korea is distinct from other crypto trading cultures</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>why Singapore’s regulatory framework for crypto is the most sophisticated</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what’s happening in Southeast Asia and India&nbsp;</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>the status of crypto mining in China — and why the Western view of it is quite different from what it’s like on the ground</span></li>
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<h4><b>Episode links:</b></h4>
<p><span>Mira Christanto: </span><a href=”https://twitter.com/asiahodl”><span>https://twitter.com/asiahodl</span></a></p>
<p><span>Messari: </span><a href=”https://messari.io/”><span>https://messari.io</span></a></p>
<p><span>Messari’s Asia Crypto Landscape report: </span><a href=”https://messari.io/asia-crypto-landscape”><span>https://messari.io/asia-crypto-landscape</span></a></p>
<h4><b>Link to the Crypto News Recap:</b></h4>
<p><span>https://unchainedpodcast.com/25-billion-in-institutional-bitcoin-by-eoy/</span></p>
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Why the GameStop Insanity Is So Similar to Crypto – Ep.162 https://unchainedpodcast.com/why-the-gamestop-insanity-is-so-similar-to-crypto/
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<div><img src=”https://unchainedpodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/UNF_162.jpg” class=”ff-og-image-inserted”></div><p><span>Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO and founder of FTX, describes what happened between the Subreddit Wall Street Bets and hedge funds around the stock of GameStop this week. In this episode, he covers:</span></p><ul>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what happened with the stock of video game retailer GameStop this week</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what that says about how to value a stock</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how the traditional financial establishment reacted</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how the events in GameStop this week are similar to the way crypto markets operate</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how a crypto financial system could affect the ability of investors to do what the hedge funds did with GameStop — shorting more shares of the stock than actually exist</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what led to FTX listing for tokenized versions of GameStop, Blackberry, AMC and Nokia, as well as a tokenized index fund of Wall Street Bets stocks</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>how the tokenized stocks and index work on the back end</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>why Robinhood restricted customers from purchasing shares in GameStop on Thursday</span></li>
<li aria-level=”1″><span>what the inspiration was for FTX</span></li>
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<h4><b>Thank you to our sponsors!</b></h4>
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<p><span>The Sun Exchange: </span><a href=”http://sunexchange.com/”><span>http://sunexchange.com</span></a></p>
<h4><b>Episode links:</b></h4>
<p><span>Sam Bankman-Fried: </span><a href=”https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda”><span>https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda</span></a></p>
<p><span>FTX: </span><a href=”https://ftx.com/”><span>https://ftx.com</span></a></p>

<p><strong>Roundups of what happened with Gamestop:&nbsp;</strong></p>
<p><span>NYT: </span><a href=”https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/27/business/gamestop-wall-street-bets.html”><span>https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/27/business/gamestop-wall-street-bets.html</span></a></p>
<p><span>Vox: </span><a href=”https://www.vox.com/the-goods/22249458/gamestop-stock-wallstreetbets-reddit-citron”><span>https://www.vox.com/the-goods/22249458/gamestop-stock-wallstreetbets-reddit-citron</span></a></p>
<p><span>Early Wired story: </span><a href=”https://www.wired.com/story/gamestop-stock-wall-street-bets-short-squeeze/”><span>https://www.wired.com/story/gamestop-stock-wall-street-bets-short-squeeze/</span></a></p>
<p><span>NYT analysis: </span><a href=”https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/28/technology/gamestop-stock.html”><span>https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/28/technology/gamestop-stock.html</span></a></p>
<p><span>Sam on what can determine an asset’s price: </span><a href=”https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda/status/1354790766313234432?s=20″><span>https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda/status/1354790766313234432?s=20</span></a></p>
<p><span>Chamath Palihapitiya on CNBC discussing Gamestop — defending individual investors: </span><a href=”https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/27/chamath-palihapitiya-closes-gamestop-position-but-defends-individual-investors-right-to.html”><span>https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/27/chamath-palihapitiya-closes-gamestop-position-but-defends-individual-investors-right-to.html</span></a></p>
<p><span>Videos: </span><a href=”https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/01/27/investor-chamath-palihapitiya-the-gamestop-story-is-pushback-against-wall-street-establishment.html”><span>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/01/27/investor-chamath-palihapitiya-the-gamestop-story-is-pushback-against-wall-street-establishment.html</span></a></p>
<p><a href=”https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/01/27/billionaire-investor-chamath-palihapitiya-on-gamestop-surge-and-rise-of-retail-investors.html”><span>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/01/27/billionaire-investor-chamath-palihapitiya-on-gamestop-surge-and-rise-of-retail-investors.html</span></a></p>
<p><span>Gamestop price gyrations: </span><a href=”https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/28/gamestop-reverses-losses-and-surges-another-30percent-in-the-premarket-to-450-as-mania-continues.html”><span>https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/28/gamestop-reverses-losses-and-surges-another-30percent-in-the-premarket-to-450-as-mania-continues.html</span></a><span>&nbsp;</span></p>
<p><span>How many shares of GME are shorted: </span><a href=”https://isthesqueezesquoze.com/”><span>https://isthesqueezesquoze.com</span></a></p>
<p><span>FTX lists GME for tokenized spot and futures trading: </span><a href=”https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/92756/ftx-lists-gme-stock-for-tokenized-spot-futures-trading”><span>https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/92756/ftx-lists-gme-stock-for-tokenized-spot-futures-trading</span></a></p>
<p><span>FTX’s Wall Street Bets tokenized index fund: </span><a href=”https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda/status/1354790817060143114?s=20″><span>https://twitter.com/SBF_Alameda/status/1354790817060143114?s=20</span></a></p>
<p><span>Robinhood customers only being able to sell, not buy GME when Robinhood’s revenue biggest revenue source is sending order flow to hedge funds: </span><a href=”https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/28/robinhood-interactive-brokers-restrict-trading-in-gamestop-s.html”><span>https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/28/robinhood-interactive-brokers-restrict-trading-in-gamestop-s.html</span></a></p>
<p><span>Matt Levine of Bloomberg on GameStop: </span><a href=”https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-28/knowing-when-to-sell-gamestop-stock-at-the-top-is-impossible?sref=m9L277rN”><span>https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-28/knowing-when-to-sell-gamestop-stock-at-the-top-is-impossible?sref=m9L277rN</span></a></p>
<h4><b>Link to the Crypto News Recap:</b></h4>
<p><a href=”https://unchainedpodcast.com/how-gamestop-is-like-crypto/”><span>https://unchainedpodcast.com/how-gamestop-is-like-crypto/</span></a></p>
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Is Tether a Fraud? Its Bank Says It’s Not – Ep.161 https://unchainedpodcast.com/is-tether-a-fraud-its-bank-says-its-not/
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