Crypto trader, analyst and operator Qiao Wang looks at bitcoin’s macro resilience and why DeFi is here to stay.

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This episode is sponsored by Crypto.comNexo.io and Elliptic.

Today on the Brief:

  • Stimulus talk shutdown spooks markets
  • House recommends antitrust actions but likely to get nowhere
  • CBDC trial results from China

Our main discussion is with trader and entrepreneur Qiao Wang.

In this conversation, NLW and Qiao discuss:

  • Bitcoin’s resilience in the face of a barrage of bad news
  • Why DeFi is a natural next step from the foundation bitcoin has built 
  • How bitcoin could end up the reserve asset for DeFi
  • Why regulation is the greatest threat to the spac

See also: ‘Good Reason to Worry’: What the BitMEX Indictment Means for DeFi and Bitcoin, Feat. Stephen Palley and Preston Byrne

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