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On The Brink with Castle Island

Nov 23, 2023

Matt and Nic return for a Thanksgiving episode. In this edition: 

  • Fidelity files for an ETH spot ETF
  • The SEC sues Kraken
  • Javier Milei wins – and prospects for dollarization
  • Stablecoins versus dollar liabilities in emerging markets
  • Prediction markets do well in the Argentine election
  • We digest the OpenAI scandal and reflect on corporate governance
  • Do we need a new McCarthyism directed at effective altruists?
  • CZ settles with the DoJ and the CFTC over BSA and OFAC violations
  • Binance appears to be solvent thanks to their Proof of Reserve
  • Where the Binance settlement leaves the industry
  • Tether supply hits $88b
  • Bhutan is mining bitcoin

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