Interview: Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Bitfinex, Live at Money2020
Scaling Bitfinex, How Crypto Can Democratize Capital Raising, Why Tether Isn't Terra
Hey all, it’s Jason.
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Paolo’s personal background, including how he’s been coding since 8 years old
How he scaled Bitfinex’s infrastructure to handle millions of orders per second
Why Bitfinex thinks crypto markets can democratize capital raising & what it’s doing in Kazakhstan
Why Tether doesn’t face the same risks that lead to Terra’s collapse
This episode was recorded live on the floor at Money2020, so please excuse the background noise — I’m an audio engineer in training!
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