TradFi Meets DeFi: How Long Before Big Players Say Yes to Crypto?

Published on
December 20th, 2021
Duration
44 minutes


TradFi Meets DeFi: How Long Before Big Players Say Yes to Crypto?

CRYPTOVERSE ·
Featuring Nathan McCauley and Ash Bennington

Published on: December 20th, 2021 • Duration: 44 minutes

Institutional intrigue of cryptocurrencies has exploded, and Nathan McCauley, co-founder and CEO of Anchorage Digital, is educating traditional financiers. As McCauley says, “unambiguously, every large financial institution is looking at this space right now.” The question is how and when will these institutions pull the trigger. The traditional finance sector is a slow-moving beast with a handful of massive incumbents wielding most of the purchasing power. This is on top of other regulatory hurdles already present. This being said, McCauley routinely works with big players in the TradFi sector and sees the genuine interest to get involved. Tune in for an inside scoop on the dominant zeitgeist present in the traditional financial sector as it pertains to crypto. Interviewed by Ash Bennington on November 29, 2021.