Weekly Roundup 07/29/22 (Physical NFTs, SEC investigates Coinbase, Stablecoin Legislation) (EP.337)

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

  • Damien Hirst’s physical NFT project
  • Why you need a bridge between the physical and the digital world for certain NFTs
  • Why physical NFTs provide advantages to collectors and brands
  • Libra/Diem spawns Aptos and Sui
  • Coinbase is under SEC investigation
  • Pat Toomey criticizes the SEC
  • What is in the bipartisan stablecoin bill?
  • Squabbles over Voyager’s Chapter 11 plan
  • The UK inches towards recognizing cryptocurrency as property
  • More 3AC shenanigans
  • How 3AC was and wasn’t like LTCM
  • 3AC liquidators will try to force cooperation
  • Tether reduces their commercial paper holdings
  • Matt starts a Tether conspiracy
  • Harmony mulls a post-hack bailout

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