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是一家理论驱动的加密基金,投资于重塑全球经济所有领域的代币和公司.

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The DeFi Stack

通過 Spencer Applebaum

November 24, 2020 | 20 minute read

Open Finance is one of Multicoin’s three Crypto Mega Theses, wherein Open Finance is a superset of DeFi. Over the past 12 months, there has been an explosion of activity in DeFi on Ethereum: there is $13.6 billion in capital participating in DeFi, up more than 20x over the last year.

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The DeFi Stack

Open Finance is one of Multicoin’s three Crypto Mega Theses, wherein Open Finance is a superset of DeFi. Over the past 12 months, there has been an explosion of activity in DeFi on Ethereum: there is $13.6 billion in capital participating in DeFi, up more than 20x over the last year.

Our Investment in OXIO

I’m excited to announce Multicoin Capital’s investment in OXIO. We led OXIO’s $3.5M seed round last year, and now the company is emerging from stealth following a $12M Series A financing led by two of the top VCs in Latin America, monashees and Atlantico Capital.

Watch Fireside Chats with Solana, Helium, Ribbit Capital from the Fall 2020 Multicoin Summit

With another successful summit in the books, I’m delighted to share three of our most popular fireside chats from our fall summit. This year, we held our first virtual event, the first of hopefully many more to come. It was a great format that afforded us the opportunity to reach more people around the world and go deeper than we ever have before.

Kyle Samani Joins Howard Lindzon On Panic With Friends to Talk the Past, Present and Future of Crypto

Listen to Howard Lindzon, a prolific blogger, investor, and entrepreneur, chat with Kyle Samani on his new show, Panic with Friends, about the past and present of crypto, decentralization, Web3, blockchains and thier predictions for the future of crypto.

Epicenter #361: Kyle Samani, Sebastien Couture & Brian Fabian Crain

Epicenter originally had Multicoin on the show in February of 2018 when we were still reasonably new and we were in the height of the ICO bubble. Kyle Samani, Co-founder and Managing Partner, joins them back on the show to share not only how Multicoin has changed since then, but also the cryptoasset industry as a whole.

Kyle Samani featured On The Brink hosted by Castle Island

Kyle Samani, cofounder and managing partner at Multicoin, joins the Nic Carter and the team at Castle Island to talk his current views on Bitcoin, Ethereum, and to give an update on web3 and how Multicoin is approaching the opportunity.

Trade-offs in the Decentralized BitMEX Space

One of the greatest innovations of modern financial markets is that traders can gain financial exposure to an asset without having to physically settle that asset—aka synthetic exposure. This dramatically expands the universe of traders who can trade in a given market, especially for harder to deliver assets. This is desirable because increasing traders and capital in a given market can help reduce volatility and increase liquidity.

探索流动性挖矿的设计空间

Decentralized Finance (DeFi) has recently seen an explosion of activity and public interest. The primary driving factor has been the discovery of “liquidity mining” as a mechanism to bootstrap liquidity. Broadly defined, liquidity mining occurs when users of a DeFi protocol are compensated in that protocol’s native token for interacting with the protocol.

开放式音频

印象中最令我欣喜的第一款互联网应用是Napster(网景浏览器)。当时是1999年,它下载歌曲的速度快达惊人的2.96Kb/秒。情况好一点的时候,下载速度甚至还可以到3.13Kb/秒。 在过去二十多年间,音乐一直是西方互联网审查最严格的内容。审查的浪潮在不同平台间一次次地上演。这些服务按照时间顺序大致为:Napster、Morpheus、Kazaa、Limewire、Piratebay、YouTube、SoundCloud、Spotify、Turntable.fm、8tracks、Apple Music等。

火币全球通用积分($HT)分析与评估

由于交易所平台币当前处于有实际需求并且未来存在着巨大机会的地位,它们目前是加密领域最有趣的一个组成部分。此前我们已经发表了一个[论点](https://multicoin.capital/2019/10/29/exchanges-are-open-finance/ "Exchanges are Open Finance "),认为平台币是获得开放金融敞口的最好方式,同时它们具备巨大的增长潜力。交易所做成规模存在着显著的门槛,这也给现有企业提供了一个清晰的竞争优势。该论点已经被最大型交易所的产品水平整合所证明。