Episode: #26 August 18, 2020 ----- Tools from our sponsors to go bankless: - trade & pay on Ethereum w/ near-0 gas fees! (use "Bankless" for VIP4 status & trades at 6bps!) - holy grail of bankless Visa cards - money lego for lending & borrowing - tax shelter your crypto ($50 w/ "") (Read and ---- What are the paradigms for investing in DeFi? Charlie is an exceptionally bright & thoughtful investor in crypto assets at Paradigm...one of the leading investment firms in the crypto space. We talk institutions, yield farming, and DeFi protocols...and then we get into one of our favorite subjects. Is ETH money? Or rather, does ETH need to be money in order to secure itself? What is dirty little secret many Ethereans and Bitcoiners don't admit? Why is moneyness and security two sides of the same coin? Why won't transaction fees secure Bitcoin? This episode goes from great...to amazing. You won't find this depth of discussion anywhere else. Stay tuned to the very end to catch the conversation on economic security. We cover: Starting in crypto at age 11 Gen Z and crypto How Institutions see crypto Futility tokens are futile Is Uniswap the last word on AMMs? RAI vs DAI Money gams & accounting tricks Yield farming for yield farming sake Why we're not in a bubble yet Why Ether has to be money (or bust) Cosmos and Ethereum alternatives Not bullish on Eth2 timeline Join us next Monday for a fresh episode! ----- Resources discussed: Here's we mentioned article by Paradigm Is the see crypto? We mentioned EIP-1559 ( | ) ----- Episode Actions: Read "” by Paradigm Articles Charlie mentioned to understand economic security: - Phil Daian Spread bankless by giving 5 star reviews….get us to 100! Also...subscribe to to watch every Tuesday. ----- Subscribe to podcast on | | | Leave a review on Share the episode with someone you know! ----- Don't stop at the podcast! Subscribe to the Watch Visit official for resources Follow Bankless on Follow Ryan on Follow David on ----- Not financial or tax advice. This podcast is strictly educational and is not investment advice or a solicitation to buy or sell any assets or to make any financial decisions. Do your own research.