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On The Brink with Castle Island

May 17, 2021

Alex Thorn, the head of research at Galaxy Digital joins the show. In this episode we discuss:

  • Alex’s career path and the insights that led him to diving into the crypto space
  • Perspectives on Dogecoin and whether this is an enduring phenomenon
  • Considerations for Doge market infrastructure and the status of the network from a technical standpoint
  • The state of the crypto venture market and how Alex sees this evolving

To learn more about Galaxy Digital visit their website. Follow Alex on Twitter @Intangiblecoins

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