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Episode 18: Tarred and Tethered What Grinds My Gears

Episode Description: What the heck is a tether and why is everyone always talking about it? This week, we untangle what’s going on with Tether, Bitfinex, and their affiliated banks, and why this topic keeps coming up. We also delve into collateralization, fractional reserve banking, and of course, market liquidity.-----Since 2015, Consensus has been recognized as the most influential blockchain and digital assets event of the year. Hot-button topics such as adoption challenges, privacy, blockchain innovation, capital formation and more take centerstage as experts and pioneers give voice to the new developments and innovations occurring around the globe. Don't miss this three-day experience! Register today: www.consensus2019.com. Use promo: GEARS300 to save $300 on your pass. -----Celsius Network is on a mission to change how we feel about interest rates. With their super easy mobile app, you can actually earn a real passive income - up to 7% annual interest - in a safe and secure way. Interest is paid out every week and there are never any fees or penalties.Celsius is offering WGMG listeners a $10 bonus in Bitcoin after your first deposit greater than $500. Use code GEARS when signing up, or go to celsius.network/gears for more information.-----If you enjoyed this conversation, share it with your colleagues & friends, rate, review, and subscribe. This podcast is presented by BlockWorks Group. For exclusive content and events that provide insights into the crypto and blockchain space, visit them at:https://www.blockworksgroup.io

Episode Description: What the heck is a tether and why is everyone always talking about it? This week, we untangle what’s going on with Tether, Bitfinex, and their affiliated banks, and why this topic keeps coming up. We also delve into collateralization, fractional reserve banking, and of course, market liquidity.-----Since 2015, Consensus has been recognized as the most influential blockchain and digital assets event of the year. Hot-button topics such as adoption challenges, privacy, blockchain innovation, capital formation and more take centerstage as experts and pioneers give voice to the new developments and innovations occurring around the globe. Don't miss this three-day experience! Register today: www.consensus2019.com. Use promo: GEARS300 to save $300 on your pass. -----Celsius Network is on a mission to change how we feel about interest rates. With their super easy mobile app, you can actually earn a real passive income - up to 7% annual interest - in a safe and secure way. Interest is paid out every week and there are never any fees or penalties.Celsius is offering WGMG listeners a $10 bonus in Bitcoin after your first deposit greater than $500. Use code GEARS when signing up, or go to celsius.network/gears for more information.-----If you enjoyed this conversation, share it with your colleagues & friends, rate, review, and subscribe. This podcast is presented by BlockWorks Group. For exclusive content and events that provide insights into the crypto and blockchain space, visit them at:https://www.blockworksgroup.io

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