Jesse Powell is CEO and founder of Kraken.com, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, starting out trading digital assets for online games over 15 years ago. In this one-on-one with Tuur Demeester, Jesse outlines the regulatory challenge and the need for clarity from US authorities, while sharing his perspectives on the recovery from Mt. Gox’s bankruptcy, trends in OTC trading and the future opportunities in the Bitcoin space. Filmed on August 2, 2017, in San Francisco.
Cryptocurrency pioneers explain the advancements that have already been made, and make farsighted predictions about the future of money.