Insights from Investors and Operators on Asia Cryptocurrency and Blockchain-logo

Insights from Investors and Operators on Asia Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Technology Podcasts >

Global Coin Podcast uncover and contextualize what the Crypto insiders are thinking on Asia. Cryptocurrency and Blockchain will globalize our communities and nations more than ever before, and for a true Crypto operator and investor, Asia is crucial to understand. We are differentiated in offering insights from English-speaking, leading, executives, operators and investors on their thoughts on Asia, including countries such as China, Japan, Korea and Singapore. We provide relevant and robust information on true inner workings of Crypto companies in their go-to-market strategies and operational challenges. We publish a new episode once every two weeks. Disclosure: We own Bitcoin and Ethereum. Check out our newsletter to get the latest news on Asia Cryptocurrency at GlobalCoinResearch.com

Global Coin Podcast uncover and contextualize what the Crypto insiders are thinking on Asia. Cryptocurrency and Blockchain will globalize our communities and nations more than ever before, and for a true Crypto operator and investor, Asia is crucial to understand. We are differentiated in offering insights from English-speaking, leading, executives, operators and investors on their thoughts on Asia, including countries such as China, Japan, Korea and Singapore. We provide relevant and robust information on true inner workings of Crypto companies in their go-to-market strategies and operational challenges. We publish a new episode once every two weeks. Disclosure: We own Bitcoin and Ethereum. Check out our newsletter to get the latest news on Asia Cryptocurrency at GlobalCoinResearch.com
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Global Coin Podcast uncover and contextualize what the Crypto insiders are thinking on Asia. Cryptocurrency and Blockchain will globalize our communities and nations more than ever before, and for a true Crypto operator and investor, Asia is crucial to understand. We are differentiated in offering insights from English-speaking, leading, executives, operators and investors on their thoughts on Asia, including countries such as China, Japan, Korea and Singapore. We provide relevant and robust information on true inner workings of Crypto companies in their go-to-market strategies and operational challenges. We publish a new episode once every two weeks. Disclosure: We own Bitcoin and Ethereum. Check out our newsletter to get the latest news on Asia Cryptocurrency at GlobalCoinResearch.com

Language:

English


Episodes

On China's Mining Ban, and Latest Updates on the Bitmain and the Miners with SCMP Reporter Zheping Huang

4/11/2019
More
This is a replay of a conference call held by Global Coin Research for our premium subscribers. Subscribe for free at GlobalCoinResearch.com for our weekly updates. Reporter Zheping Huang from South China Morning Post broke the story about Bitmain in mainstream crypto media, and we are delighted to have him join us to share his views on China’s mining ban and Zheping’s experience following the Bitmain story and Bitmain’s recent happenings. Zheping will share us what he hears on the ground...

Duration:00:43:25

MakerDao China Lead Chao Pan on Stablecoins and Dai's Future in China, China's Digital Currency

3/28/2019
More
This is a replay of a conference call held by Global Coin Research for our premium subscribers. Subscribe for free at GlobalCoinResearch.com for our weekly updates. Listen to the head of China for Maker discuss Chinese regulators exploring its digital currency, Maker’s partnerships with the largest crypto wallet in the world ImToken and using Dai for e-commerce purposes, and Makerdao’s plan to create a Dai derivative out of the Chinese RMB.

Duration:00:45:54

Call with Bitmex CEO Arthur Hayes - In Partnership with The Information

3/26/2019
More
This is a replay of the conference call hosted by The Information: Join crypto reporter Jon Victor and Asia bureau chief Shai Oster for our Q1 2019 Crypto Conference Call to learn what’s going on behind the scenes during this crypto winter. Arthur Hayes, co-founder & CEO of BitMEX, discusses the current business outlook, the importance of the Asia markets and more.

Duration:00:53:34

Tezos Founder Arthur Breitman and Former Foundation Board Member Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons on Tezos Communities

3/17/2019
More
Today, we have a special episode sponsored by Tezos. Global Coin Research is collaborating with the Tezos team to share the stories of their Asia communities. For this episode on Global Coin Research, we are sharing the introductory episode to another podcast called Tezos in Asia. To learn more about this podcast, be sure to check out the show notes below. Tezos in Asia is a series featuring and showcasing the growing Tezos communities in Asia. For this introductory episode, Arthur Breitman,...

Duration:00:10:29

REPLAY: Conference call with Evan Kereiakes from Terra on the Updated Protocol, Upcoming Mainnet Launch, and Adoption Strategy

3/2/2019
More
Our founder Joyce Yang recently spoke with Laura Shin as a guest on her Unconfirmed podcast about the crypto community in Korea, and she mentioned that one of the interesting companies based there is Terra, a stablecoin that is looking to grow its adoption in Asia through its e-commerce payment gateway. https://unconfirmed.libsyn.com/how-koreas-crypto-scene-differs-from-that-of-the-us-ep060 In this conference call we held for our premium subscribers with core researcher Evan at Terra, we’ll...

Duration:00:37:07

On China and Bitcoin with Human Rights Foundation Alex Gladstein and Hong Kong Bitcoin Association Leo Weese

2/15/2019
More
In this episode, Alex and Leo share their take on China and Hong Kong’s approach to Bitcoin from a political, cultural and humanitarian perspective. We also talk in-depth about China’s technology and data control policies and mining. Unfortunately, this conversation went over time, but the discussion was so great that we made sure to include the entire 1 hour 15minute conversation in the transcript on GlobalCoinResearch.com, complimentary for all readers and accessible here:...

Duration:00:45:50

REPLAY: Conference call with Kyle Samani on CZ, Binance Chain, and Binance Blockchain Week

1/27/2019
More
In this episode of the podcast, we are sharing a replay of a conference call with Kyle Samani that we held for our Premium subscribers. To learn how to become a premium subscriber, check it out here Kyle Samani is a Managing Partner at Multicoin Capital. In mid-January, Kyle went to Singapore and attended the first ever Binance blockchain week. In this call, Kyle shares his conversation with CZ, Binance employees and highlights the ongoing themes and companies there. Additionally, Kyle talks...

Duration:00:30:16

Hashed Partner Alex Shin on his Outlook for Korea and it's Regulator Role in the Crypto Markets in 2019 and Views on Current Bear Market

1/5/2019
More
Hashed is a Korean blockchain project accelerator and also the largest pure play crypto investment fund in Korea. Alex Shin is a co-founder and partner of the fund. Founded in 2017, Hashed has shaped the Korean blockchain industry through its unique approach to finding and nurturing nascent projects. It has helped accelerated projects such as Terra and ICON. When I spoke to Alex, I found him to be extremely skillful at bridge building between east and west, and he along with his partners are...

Duration:00:32:46

2019 Outlook from WDAS: Metastable Capital, Nathaniel Popper, MultiCoin Capital, Near Protocol, Cryptokitties, Primitive Ventures, LayerX

12/15/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research has prepared a very special episode just in time for the New Years. Joyce emceed and moderated at the World Digital Assets Summit in San Francisco this past week, and also got the chance to speak with a number of fantastic funds, projects and reporters who were present. As we go into the New Years with some uncertainty as an industry, it is refreshing to hear different perspectives from a number of thoughtful, experienced individuals on...

Duration:00:42:34

CryptoAge Obi on Japan's Regulatory Sentiment and its Growing Blockchain Developers Ecosystem

11/18/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Yusuke Obinata, aka Obi, founder of CryptoAge. Obi is deeply involved with the Blockchain community in Japan, and he has been helping multiple US blockchain projects go to market in Japan including Cryptokitties, Quantstamp, and Kadena. Through CryptoAge, Obi organizes frequent, large size developer meetups in Tokyo. He is also the lead organizer of NodeTokyo 2018, the first kind of blockchain developer conference in Tokyo....

Duration:00:37:09

Earn.com Co-Founder Lily Liu on How Blockchain is Evolving in the East and West, China's Blockchain Strategy and Her Investing Approach

11/16/2018
More
In this episode, host Joyce Yang is joined by Lily Liu, cofounder and former CFO of Earn.com. Earn.com was sold to Coinbase in early 2018 in a deal worth more than $120mn, Coinbase’s largest acquisition to date. The company allowed users to send and receive digital currency for replying to emails and completing tasks. Prior to working at Earn.com, Lily was the CFO of the first foreign-funded, private, mass market hospital in China. Prior to that, she spent time working at Mckinsey and then...

Duration:00:48:04

DDEX Co-Founder Bowen Wang on building on 0x from China, approaching Beijing regulators and hiring developers and community members in China

11/3/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Bowen Wang, cofounder and COO of DDEX, a decentralized exchange based out of Beijing. DDEX currently accounts for about 75% of the total volume of trades over the 0x Protocol each month and ranks 13% of trades amongst decentralized exchanges, 2nd after IDEX. In this episode, Bowen and I discuss how DDEX operates out of Beijing, how DDEX discovered 0x, Bowen’s advice on approaching Chinese regulators for blockchain projects,...

Duration:00:30:29

NEO Global Capital Partner Roger Lim on how NGC deploys its $400mn fund from Singapore and China and the importance of the Asia market for entrepreneurs

10/20/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is in Singapore meeting Roger Lim, one of the founding partners of NEO Global Capital. Roger has been an experienced angel and blockchain investor. He is an advisor for Bluzelle, Qlink, CoinFi, Selfkey, TheKey, Tomocoin, 0Chain, nOS, Open Platform. Prior to getting into crypto, Roger was a successful entrepreneur who founded and sold Webvisions, a cloud hosting company. In this episode, Roger and Joyce discuss how NGC deploys its $400mn...

Duration:00:36:43

Jason Fang of Sora Ventures on the Firm's Unique Investing Approach, Investing in Crypto Projects Between US and Asia

10/5/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Jason Fang, Managing Partner at Sora Ventures, an Asia-based venture capital firm focused on blockchain and crypto investments. The mission of the fund to invest in entrepreneurs who can make positive changes in our world using blockchain technology. Their investments include Thunder, Urbit, Mithril, Alphaslot and more. Jason was one of the earliest employees at Fenbushi Capital and started Sora Ventures when Mainland China...

Duration:00:38:52

Crypto Congressman Jason Hsu on His Ambitious Blockchain Goals for Taiwan and Thoughts on Crypto Regulations in US and Asia

9/22/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Taiwan Congressman Jason Hsu. Jason has been given the nickname, “Crypto Congressman” by Vitalik Buterin. He has worked as a tech entrepreneur before getting involved with politics. In 2016, Jason became an official legislator and member of parliament in Taiwan, focusing much of his attention on bridging the gap between public policy and technology. He has since introduced several initiatives around autonomous vehicles, cyber...

Duration:00:32:27

Guest Interview: Eigen Capital Partner Maomao Hu on China’s Labor Arbitrage, Crypto Capital Markets in China US, and Bitcoin

9/8/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Maomao Hu, partner at Eigen Capital, a Chinese market maker, and also CTO of Eigen Capital’s sell side business, Calculus Network. Maomao has spent a significant amount of time in fintech and crypto in both China and Asia.He is experienced with building financial trading platforms. In our conversation, we talk about China’s labor arbitrage, the development of crypto capital markets ecosystem in both China and the US, and how...

Duration:00:33:58

Hub CEO Eric Ly and Messari CEO Ryan Selkis on Recent Asia Trips, Developing Business Partnership and Investor Base in the East

8/31/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by two very special guests, Eric Ly, former co-founder of LinkedIn and now CEO of Hub Token, and Ryan Selkis, CEO and co-founder of Messari.io. Eric and Ryan have both spent a significant amount of time in tech and crypto , but they both recognize the importance of doing business and forming relationships in Asia as they try to build out their companies in the blockchain space. In our conversation, we talk about their recent...

Duration:00:35:35

GBIC Co-Founders Richard Lee and Mike Chen on Investing Differences between US and Asia, China, Korea and India's Market Opportunities

8/24/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Richard Lee, cofounder and partner of GBIC (Global Blockchain Innovative Capital), and Mike Chen founding partner of GBIC and founder of Block72. Both Richard and Mike have been seasoned crypto investors, and they look at companies from both Asia as well as the US. GBIC is is a multi-strategy crypto fund with offices in New York, Shanghai and Seoul. Block72 is a global consulting firm specializing in blockchain and...

Duration:00:43:17

Special Episode: Benny Giang on His Top Takeaways from Asia Trip and Cryptokitties' Future in China

8/16/2018
More
We have an exclusive, special episode with a returning guest, Benny Giang, co-founder and fortune cat of cryptokitties. In our very first global coin research podcast, Benny and I discussed Cryptokitties’ decision to expand into China since early 2018. Now that its mid August and Benny has just spent 3 weeks in Asia, he has returned to highlight for our listeners some really intersting takeaways from the crypto gaming space in Asia. To learn more, check out our first episode in our...

Duration:00:26:44

Pundi X CEO Zac Cheah on the Southeast Asia Cryptocurrency Competition, Each Country's Favorite Coin, and Thailand Singapore Developments

8/10/2018
More
In this episode, Joyce Yang from Global Coin Research is joined by Zac Cheah, CEO of Pundi X. Zac is originally from Malaysia and operates Pundi X out of Singapore. He has seen the evolution of cryptocurrency adoption in Singapore and Southeast Asia first hand. In the podcast, Zac gives useful insight on working across different jurisdictional and regulatory boundaries, the relationship between the West and the East, and the importance of working with local tokens. Pundi X website:...

Duration:00:42:02