Lorien Gabel and Benjamin Thalman (Figment) on Staking and the Ethereum Shanghai Upgrade (EP.413)

Lorien Gabel and Benjamin Thalman of Figment join the show. In this episode we discuss:

  • The founding story of Figment and the focus of the firm.
  • The evolution of proof of stake blockchains and how Figment helps their customers with staking.
  • Ethereum, the Shanghai upgrade and the likely impacts of withdrawal functionality on the network.
  • Views on the current regulatory environment and how that impacts proof of stake participants.

To learn more about Figment visit their website and follow Lorien and Benjamin on Twitter.