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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.

Jul 14, 2020

John Wu (@john1wu) spent a decade on Wall Street working at some of the top investment firms. Now he heads Ava Labs, the company overseeing the development of a new blockchain backed by the who's who of crypto VCs. With their public sale occurring now, John joins me to talk:

  • How 10 years on Wall Street led John to...


Jul 7, 2020

Can Layer 1s make a come back in a market obsessed with apps and DeFi? Illia Polosukhin (@ilblackdragon) and Erik Trautman (@ErikTrautman) of NEAR foundation join us this week in discussing

  • Why the tipping point for new Layer 1 is now
  • NEAR vs. Polkadot vs. ETH 2.0
  • How to scale developer communities the right way


Jun 30, 2020

Socios recently sold $1.3M worth of "fan tokens" to fans of soccer club FC Barcelona, with more on the way. Alex Dreyfus (@alex_dreyfus), founder of Socios, joins us in discussing:

  • What are fan tokens, and how big is the opportunity?
  • Using cryptoassets to engage consumers in B2C businesses
  • What the Chilliz token...


Jun 23, 2020

Lasse Clausen (@lalleclausen), co-founder of Berlin-based token fund 1kx, joins me in discussing the latest trends in crypto.

  • Is "liquidity mining" a fad?
  • 3 trends investors should be tracking
  • What assets are Lasse bullish on and why?
  • What is 1kx's most contrarian thesis in crypto?

Host: Jason Choi (@MrJasonChoi). If...


Jun 16, 2020

Polkadot is live! Joe Petrowski (@joepetrowski), research analyst at Parity Technologies, joins us in discussing what this means for the ever competitive layer 1 space.

  • What's actually build on Polkadot today?
  • How does Polkadot plan to compete with Ethereum?
  • Polkadot's go-to-developer strategy
  • What is the "meme" for...