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BlockchainNZ Pod E25 with Sam Kamani on Talent, Capital, and Markets in Web3

Sam Kamani has lots of experience in tech, from being a founder, a VC, an advisor, and an author. We talk about 3 important aspects to entrepreneurship: talent, ability to raise capital, and access to market. In the back third we get into trends in Web 3 including decentralised physical infrastructure and ETFs. Find the … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E25 with Sam Kamani on Talent, Capital, and Markets in Web3"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E23 with Will Remor on Stablecoins

Will Remor is a former quantitative risk analysist from traditional banking that got into stablecoins via the maker DAI project. He’s consulted on a number of finance, stablecoin, and defi protocols, including New Zealand’s newest stablecoin the NZDD, and has been involved with asset tokenization (or RWAs) from the early days. In this conversation Will … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E23 with Will Remor on Stablecoins"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E24 with Aditya Das on ETFs, Scaling, and Macro Trends

Aditya Das is a crypto analyst and writer with a background in applied economics working with Brave New Coin and the Techemy Group analysing macro trends in the crypto and wider markets. In this conversation Aditya and I cover the Bitcoin ETF and it acting as a gateway for an Ethereum ETF, broader Ethereum scaling … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E24 with Aditya Das on ETFs, Scaling, and Macro Trends"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E22 with Darcy Ungaro on Bitcoin in the Modern Portfolio

Darcy Ungaro is the host of the Everyday Investor podcast, and he advises clients in a range of financial matters from mortgages all the way to Bitcoin. In this conversation Darcy and I broadly cover financial advice in the age of digital assets such as the Bitcoin ETF and strategies to modernize that dusty portfolio. … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E22 with Darcy Ungaro on Bitcoin in the Modern Portfolio"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E21 with Janine Grainger on Growth & Launching a Wallet and Stablecoin

Janine Grainger is the cofounder and CEO of Easy Crypto which is coming up on their 6th anniversary and very well known in new zealand. In this conversation we talk about growing a crypto company, competition in the new zealand market, building a wallet and some of the security issues that come with it, and … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E21 with Janine Grainger on Growth & Launching a Wallet and Stablecoin"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E19 with Joerg Buss on Decentralised Search

Joerg Buss is the Cofounder of Timpi, a decentralised search engine. Joerg is a long time cyber security professional that is now playing in the blockchain space. In this conversation we talk about taking on google by incentivising others to index the web, returning unbiased information, as well as some of the ethical issues around … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E19 with Joerg Buss on Decentralised Search"
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BlockchainNZ Pod E17 with Michael Bacina on Banking Industry Friction

Mike Bacina is a former software engineer turned lawyer that chairs the blockchain Australia organization. In this conversation we talk about de-banking and the regulatory environment in crypto. We touch on CBDCs, Blackrock, and Coinbase. Mike tells us what a blockchain lawyer does, And he plugs some of the speakers and events lined up for … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ Pod E17 with Michael Bacina on Banking Industry Friction"