Understanding the landscape of decentralized finance

Understanding the landscape of decentralized finance

It is no longer news that decentralized finance provides crypto holders with a myriad of opportunities to earn passive income. While this is a known fact, I believe that it does not tell the whole story.Although DeFi’s narrative has successfully captured the attention...
How Does Kraken’s New Crypto Bank Work?

How Does Kraken’s New Crypto Bank Work?

This week Kraken Financial became the first crypto company to receive a banking charter under Wyoming’s Special Purpose Depository Institution statute. Join CEO David Kinitsky for a look at what it all means and how it’ll work with hosts Adam B. Levine, Andreas M....
The battle between DeFi, CeFi and the old guard

The battle between DeFi, CeFi and the old guard

We aren’t taught real economics in school. We learn, instead, voodoo economics. For example, rarely — if ever — do professors present us with the valuable insights highlighted by the Austrian school of economics. Individuals, therefore, need to break their...
What Developers Expect From Ethereum 2.0’s Introduction

What Developers Expect From Ethereum 2.0’s Introduction

With Ethereum 2.0’s much-anticipated move to Proof-of-Stake getting closer, CoinDesk Research Analyst Christine Kim spoke with Ethereum developer Danny Ryan and Liz Steininger, CEO of blockchain security company Least Authority on what users and investors should...