Weekly Roundup 04/14/22 (FDIC stalls bank crypto activity, Bitcoin 2022 recap, Elon’s Twitter campaign) (EP.308)

Matt and Nic return for a post-conference episode. This week we cover:

  • The FDIC asks banks to go slow on crypto integrations
  • Blackrock is studying cryptoassets and invests in USDC
  • Blockchain.com partners with the Dallas Cowboys
  • Virginia will allow state chartered banks to custody cryptocurrency
  • Balaji’s decentralization inflation index winner is announced
  • Why this current CPI print is misleading
  • Blockstream Block and Tesla are mining Bitcoin with solar
  • Celcius shuts down their retail-facing lending product in the US
  • Is Peter Thiel wrong on Ethereum valuation?
  • Will Elon be able to buy Twitter?
  • Takeaways from Bitcoin 2022

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