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On The Brink with Castle Island

Oct 29, 2021

Matt and Nic return for another week of deals and news. In this episode: 

  • The SEC wants to regulate stablecoins
  • El Salvador buys 420 BTC
  • River launches a mining product
  • Direxion wants to launch a short BTC ETF
  • The FATF guidance isn't as bad as we thought it might be
  • Facebook is now Meta
  • Is 'the metaverse' going to stick around?
  • We unretire China FUD

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