Robby Gutmann (NYDIG) on the Institutionalization of Bitcoin

Robby Gutmann, CEO and Co-founder of NYDIG, and Co-founder of Stone Ridge, joins the show to talk about his firm’s Bitcoin and digital asset ambitions. In this episode:

  • The origins of NYDIG and Stone Ridge
  • NYDIG’s product suite and differentiation
  • NYDIG’s deliberate pro-Bitcoin stance
  • Why Bitcoin is such a compelling opportunity to Robby
  • Bitcoin’s pace of development
  • How much attention NYDIG pays to core development
  • Is there a contradiction between open source money and institutionalization?
  • What explains client enthusiasm for Bitcoin in 2021

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