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Delta

0:00 Welcome 2:10 How did you get started with Delta? 5:09 Size of Derivatives Market 10:03 Why Derivatives Exist 14:50 Financial Assurance 16:21 Puts and Calls 19:49 Insurance 24:27 Sharpe Ratio 29:05 Derivatives and Institutional Capital 30:37 The Need for Liquidity 35:13 Yield, no free lunch. 37:17 XRP vs XLM Tether vs USDC 38:37 On…

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DeFi both Institutional and Retail

Great conversation with Aya Kantorovich from FalconX. Discussion of the state of regulation, CeFi vs DeFi, BitMex, AML, AMM, liquidity etc. * DeFi opening finance and democratizing market accessibility for retail * CEX, DEX, or the same? Crypto juggling labels and what it means for traders. * Liquidity! Centralized and decentralized, what differentiates AMMs (Automated…

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DeFi & CeFi: Simply Earn Interest on Bitcoin with Celsius

Here I interview Alex Mashinsky and Nuke Goldstein of Celsius Network. Disclosure: I am an advisor to Celsius. Celsius (CEL) is a simple way to earn interest on Bitcoin, Ether and many other popular cryptocurrencies. It features a simple mobile app. For those folks for whom self-custody is too complicated and DeFi is too complicated,…

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Blockchain Tax with ZenLedger

Another episode of the MikoBits show, a no-BS look at the latest in Bitcoin and Blockchain. ZenLedger is the fastest and friendliest tax software for cryptocurrency investors and accountants. Built by industry veterans in technology, finance, and accounting, ZenLedger.io allows you to import transactions, calculate gains and income, and prepare your tax returns. In this…