Weekly Roundup 05/07/21 (PoR is back, NY considers a mining ban, NYDIG’s FIS partnership)

Nic and Matt return for another huge week of deals and news. In this episode:

  • The Chamber of Digital Commerce publishes a Proof of Reserve whitepaper
  • Why Proof of Reserves matter
  • Popular critiques of PoR
  • Coin Metrics raises a Series B from Goldman Sachs
  • Galaxy acquires BitGo
  • How do you pronounce 3LAU?
  • NYDIG brings Bitcoin to banks through FIS global
  • NYDIG continues their ascent
  • Paypal considers a stablecoin
  • DCG commits to another GBTC repurchase
  • NY state explores a Bitcoin mining moratorium
  • Why a ban in NY would be counterproductive
  • Could Ripple actually win their case against the SEC?
  • New FUD dice are in

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  • Sovryn, DeFi on Bitcoin
  • Eventus, global leader in trade surveillance, market risk and transaction monitoring solutions