Published on: January 7th, 2021 • Duration: 50 minutes
Rene Reinsberg, cofounder of Celo, joins Sebastian Moonjava, Real Vision associate crypto editor, to discuss Celo, emerging markets, and the path to mainstream crypto adoption. Reinsberg explains Celo token's utility and how it is used to support the network. He describes the mobile first approach that the Celo team has taken to encourage better onboarding for new crypto users and mainstream adoption. Reinsberg also touches on the potential impact of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and the role they will play in the growth of the crypto space. Filmed on November 23, 2020. Key Learnings: Mobile first crypto solutions may be extremely important to mainstream adoption of crypto assets. The past several years show how significant mobile is to emerging markets, and it seems likely that this trend will continue. Viewers will gain an understanding of the importance of mobile accessibility to crypto and the value that such solutions would provide.