Category: Bitfinex and Tether
Episode 110 – Tether Falsified Bank Records (reportedly)
Cas Piancey and Bennet tTomlin discuss the recent Wall Street Journal reporting that reveals that Tether and Bitfinex falsified bank records in order to try to maintain access to banking.
Episode 108 – El Salvador and Bitfinex Volcano Token (feat. Domingo Flores)
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Domingo Flores to discuss the Salvadoran Bitcoin Token being developed in partnership with Bitfinex.
Episode 90 – Draconian Financial Regulation and the Argument for Tether (feat. Boaz Sobrado)
In this episode Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey are joined by fintech Analyst Boaz Sobrada to discuss financial deplatforming, sanctions, and Tether.
Episode 87 – Tether Update
In this episode Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey provide an update on what Tether has been up to for the last several months.
Episode 83 – Contagion and Cascading Liquidations in Cryptocurrency
In this episode Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey talk about Nate Chastain’s indictment for an insider trading scheme.
Episode 74 – Finding Finex
Cas Piancey narrates his trip to Hong Kong to try to find the physical offices of Bitfinex and Tether.
Episode 63 – We Need to Talk about El Salvador (Feat. Mario Gómez and Oscar Salguero)
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Mario Gómez and Oscar Salguero to discuss the reality of Bitcoin in El Salvador. We talk about Bukele’s approval, the actions of the gangs, how well Chivo works (badly), and try to understand what is really going on.
Episode 60 – The Foul Financials of Cryptocurrency (Feat. Francine McKenna)
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Francine McKenna, accountant by training, journalist by choice, and creator of The Dig, to discuss auditors, auditing, and crypto.
Episode 50 – The Return of the Bitfinex Hack: $4.5 billion in Bitcoin is Found and Seized
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss a topic they first discussed all the way back in episode 1, the Bitfinex hack, as two have been arrested for allegedly trying to launder the proceeds of this hack.
Episode 48 – The US Dollar, Inflation, and Recession (Feat. Travis Kimmel)
iancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by bearlord Travis Kimmel to discuss the dollar, inflation, crypto, and how it all comes together.