FTX continued to dominate the headlines for another week as their downfall reverberates around the crypto world
At the Merge by Fintech Nexus event in London on October 17-18 we interviewed Lawrence Wintermeyer, chair of GBBC Digital Finance on Paving the Way for Web3 Legitimacy.
FTX led the news all week with the fastest fall in crypto history. This story crowded out any other major news story.
In this episode we talk with Daniel Gorfine, co-founder of the Digital Dollar Project, about Central Bank Digital Currencies - how they will work, the challenges needed to be overcome and when they might arrive.
There was a spate of negative fintech news this week. We had significant layoffs from two of the largest fintechs in the country, Stripe and Chime and Coinbase reported miserable Q3 results.