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  • The 3 reasons why Plan B stock-to-flow model is not reliable. 8. January 2022
    Daniele Bernardi is the founder and CEO of Diaman Partners. Diaman Partners is a Fintech asset management company. Daniele recently wrote an article in Cointelegraph entitled “The three reasons why Plan B stock-to-flow model is not reliable.” In this podcast we discuss 1. what stock to flow is 2. the weakness of the model 3. […]
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  • 5 Most Important Headlines of 2021 and Predictions for 2022 17. December 2021
    We review the main headlines of 2021 and make several predictions for 2022. We discuss El Salvador, Lightning, RGB, Ethereum, Defi and regulation.  I am joined by Mauro Cappielo and Alex Poltorak. Timestamps: 01:27 Bitcoin and Ether price 01:48 El Salvador, Lightning and Taproot 04:44 Microstrategy 05:27 Dogecoin 07:36 China bans Bitcoin and Meta 10:21 […]
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  • The 5 most important headlines in crypto in October and November 1. December 2021
    Welcome to The Swiss Road to Crypto monthly review of the main headlines in crypto for the month of October and November 2021. I am joined as usual by Mauro Cappielo, CEO and founder of Blockchain Innovation group and by Alex Poltorak, Co-founder of Hodling SA. Today the subjects we will talk about are: 1. […]
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  • Richard Astle - Fireblocks 25. November 2021
    Today I am pleased to speak to Richard Astle. Richard is the head of Switzerland and Middle East at Fireblocks. Fireblocks is a platform for institutions to help them custody and manage crypto assets as well as access Defi. Their clients are mainly institutions trading crypto and custodying crypto for clients. In this episode we […]
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  • Eliezer Ndinga - 21 Shares - Ethereum, Decentralisation, NFT's and Bitcoin 17. November 2021
    Eliezer Ndinga is research lead at 21 Shares. 21 Shares produces regular research on many subjects relating to crypto. Eli’s articles are often featured in Bloomberg, Business Insider and other major outlets. In this episode we will cover -NFT and decentralisation -decentralized storage -competitors to Ethereum -Solana -upgrade to Ethereum 2.0 -Bitcoin competing against Ethereum […]
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  • Braintrust - Adam Jackson 11. November 2021
    Braintrust is the world's first user owned and governed talent market place for freelancers. It has had fantastic growth in the last 18 months, 22 mio in revenue, a global community of 700,000 and 100 companies of the Fortune 1000 as users. In this episode, the co-founder, Adam Jackson tells us how it works and why freelancers […]
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  • The 5 Most Important Headlines in Crypto of September 2021 11. October 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of September 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Streamr.network - How to decentralize data sharing 16. September 2021
    Streamr.network, based in Zug, is the backbone infrastructure for companies and people to automatically share data in real time and be paid for it. In this episode, Henri Pihkala tells us what it takes to build a decentralized network and how to incentive people to join it. He explains the success that they have had with their test net […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto of August 2021 2. September 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of August 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Tomer Strolight - Is Ethereum what it claims to be? 25. August 2021
    Tomer Strolight is a successful author and podcast host. He has had a lot of success with articles that have been shared by Micheal Saylor and Jimmy Song. In this podcast we discuss his most recent article "The problem with Ethereum." We discuss how it has strayed from their original promises. Tomer makes comparisons to Bitcoin and explains that Bitcoin has […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto In July 2021 10. August 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of July 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Hodling SA - How To Securely Self Custody Large Amounts of BTC 16. July 2021
    Darko Gasic and Alex Poltorak have co-founded Hodling SA. Hodling SA offers a completely non-custodial, multi-signature wallet solution for storing large amounts of bitcoin for institutional holders, family offices and individuals. It is does not depend on a third party, is resistant to seizure even from nation state actors and works even if the company […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto In June 2021 2. July 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of June 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Cyril Lapinte - Bringing Compliance to Defi 24. June 2021
    Cyril Lapinte is a programmer by education. He worked at the SIX, the Swiss Exchange and in a Swiss bank before developing the defi community in Switzerland. He is the main architect behind C-layer. “C” like compliance is a layer of code that brings compliance to defi. Cyril will explain to us in detail what […]
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  • Zach Harvey - Lamassu 11. June 2021
    Zach Harvey is CEO of Lamassu, a company that builds ATM machines for bitcoin. They increase adoption of bitcoin, as well as increase business in the shops that choose to install them. We get an insight into who is using ATM’s and for what purpose. Zach describes how they went from running a guitar store […]
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  • May 2021 Review 2. June 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of May 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association […]
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  • Anita Posch 28. May 2021
    Anita Posch runs a podcast on bitcoin, called the Anita Posch show. She has similar interests to the listeners of this podcast. She is not interested in talking about whether the price of bitcoin will go up 10% in the next week or some macro bla bla about whether you should buy or sell. We […]
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  • rready.com - David Hengartner- Innovation in a Box 20. May 2021
    Episode 32. Today I am pleased to have David Hengartner. He is co-founder of a start-up called rready. rready offers a platform that helps companies promote innovation by harnessing the ideas and innovation that come directly from their own employees. He will tell us how to make innovation a process and how to measure it. […]
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  • TradeCloud - Simon Collins 12. May 2021
    In episode 31, I speak to Simon Collins. He is the CEO and co-founder of TradeCloud. TradeCloud is a platform designed to improve trading and  supply chain management of the commodities industry. Simon will explain how it is a huge leap forward from the antiquated existing system and how this entreprise blockchain solution digitizes and automates […]
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  • April Review 5. May 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of April. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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