Will Central Bank Liquidity Be the Next Recession Catalyst? (w/ Danielle DiMartino Booth)

DANIELLE DIMARTINO BOOTH: Hello, I am Danielle DiMartino Booth. Happy to be back on Real Vision. Since the last time I was on, I have founded a new company called Quill Intelligence. We produce a daily newsletter called The Daily Feather and it’s already garnered a cult following. Rolled out right after Memorial Day, and we are looking […]

What Mass Media Gets Wrong About Cryptocurrency: Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin (w/ Ash Benington)

Ash Bennington: Over the last few years, the only thing more impressive than the skyrocketing surge in cryptocurrency prices is the media attention they’ve attracted. But what if in this tsunami of media coverage of digital currencies, we’re missing the big story? What if the real revolution isn’t the shortterm surge in the valuation of these coins, but […]

Dismantling the Silk Road Drug Ring (w/ Kyle Bass and Kathryn Haun)

KYLE BASS: Well, this one’s going to be a fun one, Katie, it’s a pleasure to sit down with you in a more formal sense, since we’re mostly informal. KATHRYN HAUN: Likewise, Kyle. Thanks for inviting. KYLE BASS: So, for those of you that don’t know Katie, she is one of the partners at Andreessen Horowitz. But more […]

Do Bitcoin and Crypto Have Purpose Beyond Investment? (w/ Maxine Ryan)

MAXINE RYAN: My name is Maxine. And I’m the co-founder of Spark. And we are here at World Crypto Con to talk about Spark and what we’ve been doing in this cryptocurrency industry. Now, Spark is a ecosystem for money transfers. And essentially, we use stablecoins to facilitate bank list transactions across borders, mostly in Asia and Africa. […]

Why Investing in Gold Is So Critical & the Future of Money (w/ Grant Williams and Josh Crumb)

Grant Williams: All right. Josh Crumb, co-founder and chief strategy officer of Goldmoney. Welcome back. Josh Crumb: Thank you. Good to be back. You and I keep bumping into each other in strange places. Yeah. It was Toronto last time. And then we bumped into each other in Hong Kong a couple of months ago, right? And now […]

Is the Big Money Heading for Bitcoin? (w/ Meltem Demirors)

JUSTINE UNDERHILL: Meltem, thank you so much for joining us. You have quite the varied background. Could you take us a little bit through it? You actually started out in oil and gas, is that correct? MELTEM DEMIRORS: That’s right, that’s right. So I started my career trading commodities. I traded ethanol and methanol. And then got into […]

Silver and Gold in the Modern Portfolio (w/ Ned Naylor-Leyland)

NED NAYLOR-LEYLAND: I’m Ned Leyland. I’m the Portfolio Manager of Merian Global Investors Gold and Silver Fund. The fund is a combination of bullion, held in bullion trusts, and gold and silver mining equities. If you’re asking about a forecast for gold prices, you have to think about it in your base currency. And actually, for a lot […]

An Inside Look at the Big Money’s Bitcoin Trading (w/ Michael Moro)

JUSTINE UNDERHILL: Genesis really led the way in terms of the over-the-counter market for Bitcoin as well as alternative coins, and then also is leading the way in terms of lending. But before we get into all of that, how did you yourself get into Bitcoin? MICHAEL MORO: So I met Barry Silbert, the founder of Digital Currency […]

The Next Phase of the Crypto Revolution (w/ Mike Novogratz and Raoul Pal)

Raoul Pal: Novo, good to see you again. Mike Novogratz: You as well. You as well. RP: It’s been a while. I really wanted to get back together with you to talk about– you’ve done one of the things that I find really interesting. I’ve been interested in this whole kind of crypto, and blockchain world, and all […]