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Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey discuss historical moments in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space, mainly focusing on frauds, exchange hacks, exit scams, and other malfeasance.

Crypto Critics' Corner Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin

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    • 5.0 • 32 Ratings

Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey discuss historical moments in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space, mainly focusing on frauds, exchange hacks, exit scams, and other malfeasance.

    Decentralization and Tribalism (featuring Oliver Beige)

    Decentralization and Tribalism (featuring Oliver Beige)

    Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey talk with Oliver Beige, an engineer turned economist, who tell us whether decentralization is sustainable and how tribalism plays a role.

    • 40 min
    Taiwan and Tether (with Sam Reynolds)

    Taiwan and Tether (with Sam Reynolds)

    Today Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey are joined by Blockworks author Sam Reynolds, a Taipei-based reporter, who discusses the early history of Tether in Taiwan and what can be implied by their issues with their early banking partners.

    • 33 min
    The Pandora Papers

    The Pandora Papers

    Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey talk about a huge investigative drop from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists: the Pandora Papers.

    The leaks will help the public understand how the rich, famous, and politically connected are able to evade taxes and move money without anyone knowing.

    If you'd like to read about the Papers yourself, please visit https://www.icij.org/investigations/pandora-papers/

    If you'd like to donate to the ICIJ, please visit https://checkout.fundjournalism.org/memberform?org_id=icij&installmentPeriod=monthly&amount=10&campaign=701f4000001A4kF

    • 24 min
    Liberty Reserve: the first stablecoin

    Liberty Reserve: the first stablecoin

    Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey review Liberty Reserve - the first stablecoin and the first stablecoin shutdown by US regulators.

    • 23 min
    Evergrande with David Z. Morris

    Evergrande with David Z. Morris

    Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey are joined, once again, by David Z. Morris, the chief insights columnist at Coindesk, to discuss what's happening with Evergrande, why it matters for other regions and industries, and how the property market on the Chinese Mainland operates.

    • 41 min
    Cryptocurrency Lending is Too Good to Believe

    Cryptocurrency Lending is Too Good to Believe

    Today Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey explore the incredible interest rates offered by centralized cryptocurrency lenders, how they likely make their money, and whether or not any of them are "risk-free."

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

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32 Ratings

32 Ratings

ZZ1949 ,

Fantastic

It’s incredible that the Tether scam is still going.

Dc homes ,

Impressive and thoughtful

Impressive and well thought out dialogue on the space and the troubling aspects around tether.

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Shut Up and Take my Tetherinos!!

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