Latin America’s Reaction to El Salvador Bitcoin Adoption News; Texas Authorizes State-Chartered Banks to Custody Crypto
"First Mover" explores countries considering bitcoin adoption and the reasons the idea is gaining traction. Edan Yago, the co-founder of DeFi protocol Sovryn with business interests in Latin America, shares his news and perspectives. Also joining the show to discuss the crypto markets is Joel Edgerton of bitFlyer USA, the U.S. arm of the Japan-based crypto exchange. Plus, IBM is seeking to get back into the blockchain business in a big way. The company's blockchain lead, Kareem Yusuf, discusses IBM's plans to help enterprises move into the blockchain era.
"First Mover," CoinDesk TV's flagship show, gives investors the top global market, business and regulatory news stories impacting digital assets. Hosted by CoinDesk's Christine Lee, Lawrence Lewitinn and Emily Parker, "First Mover" features daily dispatches from CoinDesk reporters and partners around the world and high-profile guests including top newsmakers, influencers, analysts, traders and trend watchers at crypto exchanges.