This week, our team had the privilege of being a part of Real Vision’s inaugural Crypto Gathering, a two-day virtual event dedicated entirely to the fast-paced world of crypto and digital assets. I took part in two sessions; the first focused on the opportunities/risks of decentralized finance (DeFi) as this market segment continues to grow and the other was a 1-on-1 interview with Saifedean Ammous, economist and author of the widely popular book “The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking”. For those interested, you can watch the interview with Saifedean here.
Bitcoin vs. Stocks: The Great Decoupling
I know, I know. Bitcoin is uncorrelated with conventional asset classes over long periods of time; it’s an option on digital gold; it is portfolio insurance on broad-based currency debasement; it does NOT represent equity ownership in an enterprise nor does it give off an