Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Bankless


May 28, 2021

Download the crypto meta to your brain in this weekly show.

3rd Week of May, 2021

------
🚀 SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER: https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/ 
🎖 CLAIM YOUR BADGE: https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/p/-guide-2-using-the-bankless-badge 
------
BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:

💰 GEMINI | FIAT & CRYPTO EXCHANGE
https://bankless.cc/go-gemini 

🔀 BALANCER | EXCHANGE & POOL ASSETS
https://bankless.cc/balancer 

👻 AAVE | LEND & BORROW ASSETS
https://bankless.cc/aave 

🦄 UNISWAP | DECENTRALIZED FUNDING
http://bankless.cc/uniswap 

------
Topics Covered:

0:00 Intro

0:45 MARKETS
1:20 BTC Price
2:13 ETH Price
7:13 ETH/BTC
8:38 ETH Volumes Big
https://twitter.com/RyanWatkins_/status/1397385373580398594?s=20 
10:18 DeFi Action
https://defipulse.com/ 
https://messari.io/asset/defipulse-index 
https://www.tradingview.com/symbols/DPIWETH/?exchange=UNISWAP 
12:39 The System Didn’t Break
https://twitter.com/raoulgmi/status/1397172575810228225?s=21 
16:15 Big Week for DeFi
https://twitter.com/jack_clancy93/status/1395399566644682757?s=20 
17:18 Tornado Flippen Zcash?
https://twitter.com/ameensol/status/1395534483202269187?s=19 
21:52 YFI Price Earnings
https://twitter.com/bantg/status/1396457032996245505?s=20 
24:05 Stablecoin Settlements Big
https://twitter.com/dmihal/status/1397124171050668033?s=20 

26:00 RELEASES
28:00 Arbitrum Launching
https://www.coindesk.com/ethereum-scaler-arbitrum-is-launching-friday-with-developer-support-from-alchemy 
31:10 Uniswap on Arbitrum
https://twitter.com/haydenzadams/status/1397675094001045508?s=21 
32:42 Optimistic Etherscan
https://optimismpbc.medium.com/integrating-etherscan-24a3811a765c 
34:45 ETH’s Value on L2
https://twitter.com/hiljis/status/1397697744370900994?s=21 
42:15 Polygon SDK
https://twitter.com/0xPolygon/status/1397558139256377345 
44:38 Gitcoin DAO
https://shows.banklesshq.com/p/-sotn-47-gitcoin-dao-and-gtc-token 
46:11 Coinbase Institutional
https://blog.coinbase.com/coinbase-institutional-is-proud-to-announce-the-unveiling-of-our-new-prime-offering-9790e068f0a9 

47:20 NEWS
47:30 Carl Icahn: ETH is Money
https://www.zerohedge.com/crypto/crypto-here-stay-carl-icahn-may-take-relatively-big-stake-digital-currency-space-prefers-eth 
50:44 Ray Dalio Prefers BTC to Bonds
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-05-24/bridgewater-s-ray-dalio-says-he-prefers-bitcoin-to-bonds 
53:19 “China Bans Bitcoin”
https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/26/major-china-bitcoin-mining-hub-lays-out-harsher-crackdown-measures.html 
57:44 Cuban Tracker: Polygon
https://www.coindesk.com/mark-cuban-invests-in-ethereum-layer-2-polygon 
59:51 Gamestop NFT
https://nft.gamestop.com/ 
1:02:24 Bitcoin, Michael Taylor, and Elon
https://twitter.com/michael_saylor/status/1396915801492439044?s=20 
Take:  https://twitter.com/nanexcool/status/1397000162459930624?s=20 
1:07:15 Businesses Must Report
https://www.coindesk.com/us-treasury-calls-for-businesses-to-report-crypto-transfers-of-10k-to-the-irs 
1:10:14 FED Digital Currency
https://twitter.com/CNBCnow/status/1395440279004618760?s=20 
1:12:08 Coinbase 🤝 Goldman
https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/105853/coinbase-former-goldman-sachs-faryar-shirzad-chief-policy-officer 
1:13:35 Quick Bites 
PayPal: https://www.coindesk.com/paypal-will-let-customers-withdraw-crypto-exec-says 
Apple? https://www.coindesk.com/apple-is-looking-for-crypto-experience-in-alternative-payments-job-post?amp=1&__twitter_impression=true&s=09 
1confirmation: https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-vc-1confirmation-raises-125m-for-third-fund 
COIN: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/24/coinbase-stock-initiation-goldman-sachs.html 

1:16:00 TAKES
1:17:00 Anti-Crypto Bag Bias
https://twitter.com/cburniske/status/1395457904027869184?s=21 
1:23:25 Volatility is not Unhealthy
https://twitter.com/MichaelIppo/status/1395452094556086285?s=20 
1:24:00 DeFi Protocols are Michael Saylor
https://twitter.com/RyanSAdams/status/1397161855387308032?s=20 
1:27:50 Money Game Landscape
https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/p/ethereum-the-money-game-landscape 
1:29:40 The Cycle
https://twitter.com/tbr90/status/1397185395603935232?s=21 
1:32:23 Rethink Work
https://twitter.com/nateliason/status/1397719837204418561?s=20 
1:33:52 There be Monsters
https://twitter.com/udiWertheimer/status/1397738091452981248?s=20 

1:35:40 What David’s Excited About

1:38:00 What Ryan’s Excited About

1:41:45 MEME OF THE WEEK
https://twitter.com/EthereumMemes/status/1397268903198400517/photo/1 

-----
Not financial or tax advice. This channel is strictly educational and is not investment advice or a solicitation to buy or sell any assets or to make any financial decisions. This video is not tax advice. Talk to your accountant. Do your own research.

Disclosure. From time-to-time I may add links in this newsletter to products I use. I may receive commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. Additionally, the Bankless writers hold crypto assets. See our investment disclosures here:
https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/p/bankless-disclosures