Digitizing the Ultimate Bearer Asset

Published on
October 22nd, 2019
Duration
28 minutes


Digitizing the Ultimate Bearer Asset

The Expert View ·
Featuring Daniel Masters

Published on: October 22nd, 2019 • Duration: 28 minutes

How can gold and cryptocurrencies co-exist in a digital world? Daniel Masters, executive chairman of Coinshares, examines what the digitization of gold means for both gold and bitcoin. Masters argues that the advent of cryptocurrencies unlocked the potential by mitigating gold's physical limitations. Masters dispels several misconceptions about the infrastructure of bitcoin, describes the monetary system in place today, and explains how cryptocurrencies like bitcoin can actually bolster the strengths of the current precious metals market infrastructure. Filmed on October 9, 2019 in London.