33 episodes

Liquid is a series dedicated to web3 crypto investing, hosted by Cosmo Jiang and Joyce Yang.

Each episode we interview portfolio managers and venture capitalists on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great investments. We demystify the world of liquid token and venture investing by talking to some of the best investors about their views on the industry, investment process best practices, and how they see the web3 crypto investing changing over time.

Liquid - Web3 Crypto Investing Global Coin Research

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Liquid is a series dedicated to web3 crypto investing, hosted by Cosmo Jiang and Joyce Yang.

Each episode we interview portfolio managers and venture capitalists on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great investments. We demystify the world of liquid token and venture investing by talking to some of the best investors about their views on the industry, investment process best practices, and how they see the web3 crypto investing changing over time.

    Jason Hitchcock - DeFi with Four Moons Capital

    Jason Hitchcock - DeFi with Four Moons Capital

    Jason Hitchcock is the founder and General Partner of 4 Moons, a firm that invests in web3 assets and advises hedge funds on liquid token strategies. Prior to his move into crypto, Jason spent a decade at early stage startups across gaming, adtech, social, and e-commerce.  Jason was part of the founding team of Bebo, a live streaming app which was acquired by Twitch. While at Twitch, Jason led fandom strategy for their original content programs. Jason’s been investing in crypto since 2016 and is betting everything on DeFi and NFTs enabling a global economic transformation.
     
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    Skolem Technologies provides institutional grade data and trade execution services for decentralized financial markets.  Skolem is the first full-stack DeFi platform with a robust infrastructure and unique interface layer that provides clients with reliable execution, an easy-to-use web UI and API, and full trade lifecycle support. Skolem’s systems are built on a deep understanding of the underlying smart contracts and a security research mentality. For more information on Skolem visit skolem.tech
     
    Global Coin Research ("GCR") is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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    • 44 min
    Brooke Pollack - Allocating to Funds with a Crypto Native Lens

    Brooke Pollack - Allocating to Funds with a Crypto Native Lens

    Today our guest is Brooke Pollack, the Founder & Managing Partner of Hutt Capital, a blockchain venture capital fund of funds platform. Prior to Hutt Capital, Brooke spent a decade investing across private fund, secondary and direct strategies with leading global investment firms. Most recently, he spent more than four years with Greenspring Associates, a venture capital platform with over $17 billion assets under management, where he spearheaded their blockchain and crypto efforts. Earlier in his career, Brooke spent time at Hamilton Lane, a global private equity advisory and asset management firm, and CTC Consulting, an investment consulting firm for high net worth individuals and families.
     
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    This episode is brought to you by:
     
    Skolem Technologies provides institutional grade data and trade execution services for decentralized financial markets.  Skolem is the first full-stack DeFi platform with a robust infrastructure and unique interface layer that provides clients with reliable execution, an easy-to-use web UI and API, and full trade lifecycle support. Skolem’s systems are built on a deep understanding of the underlying smart contracts and a security research mentality. For more information on Skolem visit skolem.tech
     
    Global Coin Research ("GCR") is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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    • 41 min
    Yida Gao - Investing in Bear Markets with Shima Capital

    Yida Gao - Investing in Bear Markets with Shima Capital

    Today our guest is Yida Gao, founder of Shima Capital.  Shima Capital is an early stage VC firm investing in disruptive crypto and Web3 companies.  The fund has a strong roster of backers including Dragonfly Capital, Digital Currency Group, Tiger Global, Brevan Howard, Bill Ackman and other strategic investors. Prior to Shima, Yida was a technology investor at New Enterprise Associates and an M&A banker at Morgan Stanley. Yida also teaches Crypto Finance every spring semester at MIT.  He graduated from MIT with a degree in Math and CS, attended Stanford GSB before dropping out, and was recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30. 



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    This episode is brought to you by Global Coin Research ("GCR"). GCR is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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    • 43 min
    Ali Hassan - Playing Offense with Unique Strategies

    Ali Hassan - Playing Offense with Unique Strategies

    Our guest today is Ali Hassan, Founding Partner at Perceptive Capital. Perceptive Capital is an actively managed investment fund that employs a discretionary, multi-strategy approach.  The three main strategies are fundamental directional long, DeFi productivity, and venture.  Prior to co-founding Perceptive Capital, Ali founded Crescent Crypto Asset Management and prior to that was a venture investor at Fairview Capital.  Ali started his career at Goldman trading equities and options by day and Bitcoin by night.  Ali has also authored the paper “The Rise of Blockchain” in 2016 and has been featured in numerous media outlets.  Ali graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in International Trade & Economics from St. Peter’s University.
     
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    This episode is brought to you by Global Coin Research ("GCR"). GCR is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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    • 42 min
    Ape/rture - On Pseudonyms and Pitch Deck Red Flags

    Ape/rture - On Pseudonyms and Pitch Deck Red Flags

    Our guest today is Ape/rture from Deus Ex Dao. Ape/rture is a data science enthusiast with a heart for building out innovative ideas. He has been active in the crypto space since 2017, with a focus on research, trading, educating, content creation and community building. He uses a  combination of fundamental and technical analysis to analyze human psychology and market action. Ape/rture is currently a Council member at Deus Ex DAO, a decentralized investment community, angel syndicate and service DAO.


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    This episode is brought to you by Global Coin Research ("GCR"). GCR is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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    • 44 min
    Ken Li - Incubating Big Ideas at Binance Labs

    Ken Li - Incubating Big Ideas at Binance Labs

    Our guest today is Ken Li, Investment Director at Binance Labs.  Binance Labs is the venture capital and incubation arm of Binance, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges with over $20bn average daily trading volume.  Binance Labs is a chain-agnostic investor and incubator focused on supporting the broader crypto ecosystem by investing in, engaging with and supporting the projects and entrepreneurs that have the greatest potential to shape the future of the decentralized web. Prior to joining Binance Labs, Ken led investment and incubation strategy at BCG Digital Ventures and started his career as a management consultant at Bain.  


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    This episode is brought to you by Global Coin Research ("GCR"). GCR is a community-first research and investment DAO. GCR’s mission is to create a community-driven investment DAO where the best web3 deals are sourced by community members for community members.  This discussion was recorded in our Discord.  You can find more information about us and how to join at GlobalCoinResearch.com
     
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