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If you are interested in learning more about the blockchain industry and want to hear from some of the brightest thought leaders, tune into this bi-weekly podcast. R3’s Catherine Rutter hosts some of the biggest names in the blockchain world. Be sure to subscribe and rate the podcast!

Life in the Fast Chain: A Blockchain Podcast from R3 Catherine Rutter

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    • 4.5 • 26 Ratings

If you are interested in learning more about the blockchain industry and want to hear from some of the brightest thought leaders, tune into this bi-weekly podcast. R3’s Catherine Rutter hosts some of the biggest names in the blockchain world. Be sure to subscribe and rate the podcast!

    Season 2 Episode 13: CBDC exploration with R3's Head of Digital Currencies, Ricardo Correia

    Season 2 Episode 13: CBDC exploration with R3's Head of Digital Currencies, Ricardo Correia

    On this episode, R3's Head of Digital Currencies Ricardo Correia comes on to discuss what R3 is doing with Central Bank Digital Currencies. He talks about the CBDC Working Group and how the CBDC Sandbox was born. He also touches on how stablecoins are different and how he naturally fell into this position after quite a few roles at R3.


    Links:
    Learn more about the R3 Sandbox for Digital Currencies and request a demo here.
    Blog - Facilitating Cross Netowrk CBDC Interoperability
    Blog - The Role of Policy in the Successful Development of CBDC
    Blog - CBDC and Interoperability: Your Questions Answered
    Webinar Replay - Connecting CBDCs: Enabling cross-border and cross-network transactions


    Guest:
    Ricardo Correia



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    Host:
    Catherine Rutter



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    • 28 min
    Season 2 Episode 12: What's going on in SF and HAS blockchain failed to deliver in banking?!

    Season 2 Episode 12: What's going on in SF and HAS blockchain failed to deliver in banking?!

    Check out the latest episode of our podcast with R3's Cloud Alliances Lead, Amy Fisher. Amy talks about what's going on in the R3 San Francisco office, cloud and blockchain, + our recent webinar with AWS. Listen on your favorite podcast app!


    Truth or Myth: Has Blockchain Failed To Deliver in Banking - Webinar


    Guest:
    Amy Fisher



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    Host:
    Catherine Rutter



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    • 32 min
    Season 2 Episode 11: CordaCon is coming + DevRel is there for you!

    Season 2 Episode 11: CordaCon is coming + DevRel is there for you!

    On this week's episode, Catherine has Megan Paytas, R3's Event Manager on to talk about #CordaCon2021 and how our hybrid event is going to run. Then David Awad comes on from the Developer Relations team here at R3 to discuss the DevRel team, what they do, and how they are here for you! Listen on your favorite podcast app or online here - https://vimeo.com/571766697


    CordaCon save the date!


    Megan Paytas



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    David Awad



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    Catherine Rutter



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    Produced by Conan Brophy

    • 40 min
    Season 2 Episode 10: Recent news in CBDC with R3's Austen Appleby and CoreChain's CTO and Founder/CEO talk payments networks!

    Season 2 Episode 10: Recent news in CBDC with R3's Austen Appleby and CoreChain's CTO and Founder/CEO talk payments networks!

    On this episode, R3's Austen Appleby stops by for a quick chat about recent news in CBDC. CoreChain's CTO, RJ Herrick, and Founder/ CEO, Chris Aguas, also join to talk about their B2B payments network platform built on Corda, how COVID-19 has impacted business, digital assets and more! Listen on your favorite podcast app.


    Recent News
    Facilitating cross network CBDC interoperability with Banque de France, Swiss National Bank and SIX



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    *Guests *


    Catherine Rutter



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    RJ Herrick



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    Chris Aguas



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    Austen Appleby



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    Produced by Conan Brophy

    • 29 min
    Season 2 Episode 9: Charley Cooper on communications, cryptos, and complex institutions adopting new tech!

    Season 2 Episode 9: Charley Cooper on communications, cryptos, and complex institutions adopting new tech!

    On this episode we talk about what the heck is going on with cryptos right now, how the money pouring into cryptos is different than whats being poured into blockchain and other emerging technologies. We talk about how R3 is investing in new tech and our development fund. We discuss how this focus on crypto and blockchain impacts heavily regulated and complex institutions. Andddd we have a lot of fun in the studio along the way. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here.


    Quick links
    R3 Development Fund Invests First USD 10 Million in Over 20 Start-ups – American Entrepreneurship Today
    Global enterprise software firm R3’s Development Fund has reached the milestone of USD 10 million in capital deployed across over 30 investments in more than 20 of the most promising early-stage blockchain and confidential computing companies.
    Time to replace crumbling capital market infrastructure – Global Risk Regulator
    David E. Rutter: This unprecedented moment in time presents a game-changing opportunity for CEOs to challenge their firms’ business models and embrace the new technologies at their disposal.
    SEC - Staff Statement on Funds Registered Under the Investment Company Act Investing in the Bitcoin Futures Market


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    Catherine Rutter



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    Produced by Conan Brophy

    • 44 min
    Season 2, Episode 8: More Conclave? Yes, please! With Richard Gendal Brown and Mike Hearn

    Season 2, Episode 8: More Conclave? Yes, please! With Richard Gendal Brown and Mike Hearn

    Catherine sits down with the legendary duo Richard Gendal Brown and Mike Hearn to talk about R3's Conclave. Listen on your favorite podcast app!


    Guests:
    Richard Gendal Brown



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    Mike Hearn



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    Host:
    Catherine Rutter



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    Produced by Conan Brophy

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

Seery2 ,

Great Balance Between Entertaining and Informative

LITFC does a fantastic job at making a difficult topic easier to follow by inviting elite guests to explain and promote the industry. Miss Rutter is incredible at keeping the podcast/topic light and entertaining while also steering the interviews in an informative direction. Keep it up

Sw Shunyo ,

Awesome

Love hearing experts talking Corda and blockchain

jrp941 ,

Great pod

R3 is a great startup with some of the smartest minds in the space. I am so happy they are finally using their resources with this podcast, I can’t wait to see what guests they have on in future episodes!

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