Bitcoin...Ether...Ripple...Lightcoin and more. Crypto currencies and other digital assets are taking the financial world by STORM. This exploding market provides everything a savvy trader needs - volatility, volume and liquidity - provided you know how to find it. That’s where we come in. Welcome to the Crypto Rundown. Each week we’ll break down the latest trading activity, trends and developments on everything from coins to tokens, futures and even OTC crypto options. If it’s moving the crypto markets then you’ll find it on The Crypto Rundown...
TCR 106: Ether on the Rampage
On this episode, Mark does a quick overview of the volume, volatility, skew, unusual activity, open interest and more across a broad spectrum of crypto derivatives ranging from Bitcoin to the explosion in Ether.
TCR 105: Bitcoin Haters are Welcome
Our guest is Zach Dexter, Co-Founder and CEO, LedgerX. We dive into the world of bitcoin options with our guest Zach Decker, co-founder and CEO of LedgerX. We discuss what kind of options trades you can do on their plaform, physically-settled bitcoin options vs cash settled contracts, the bicoin volatility index BitVol and much more.
We also breakdown the latest trends, trades, volume and skew in bitcoin and altcoin.
TCR 104: A Novel Way To Hedge Your ETH
Our guest is Rafaella Baraldo, Co-Founder and CEO, Pods. We discuss what Pod is, how to hedge your ethereum portfolio, what the counterparty risk of trading defi options is and much more.
We breakdown the latest trends, trades, volume and skew in bitcoin and altcoin.
We answer your questions about options on XRP and BTC options exchanges in the US.
TCR 103: Crypto Exchange Madness, NFTs and...The Undertaker
Our guest is Kapil Rathi, Co-Founder and CEO, CrossTower Crypto Exchange. We get an update on CrossTower; we discuss how the Coinbase IPO will impact the crypto exchange landscape; we look at the latest industry trends including ETFs and NFTs and much more.
We also look at bitcoin options & futures vol, trading activity & skew.
We analyze current altcoin trades, trends, vol & skew.
We discuss your questions about TubbyCoin.
TCR 102: Powering The Crypto Exchange World
Our guest is Igor Telyatnikov, Co-Founder and CEO, AlphaPoint. We discuss if there any unique difficulties to creating a matching engine for crypto vs. other marketplaces; if there work with your licensors to help them develop liquidity in their marketplace once it’s up and running or is that all up to them; what the challenges are to building the infrastructure of a crypto exchange; is it time to separate the crypto brokers and exchanges so that they can function independently and much more.
TCR 101: Release the Kraken
Our guest is Kevin Beardsley, Lead Product Manager, Pro Trading at Kraken. We discuss
How has the 2021 Crypto Explosion impacted Kraken?
Are both retail and institutional traders flocking to crypto?
What are customers trading at Kraken right now?
Is there much interest in crypto futures at Kraken or are the customers primarily trading spot?
What can we expect down the road from the Kraken derivatives team?
We also break down bitcoin and ether options activity, answer your questions and more.