Dear Crypto Community & Blockchain buddies across the Globe,
Welcome back to SEASON 3, brought to you from the #Cryptocompare Digital Asset Summit in London!
In the next coming weeks, we’ll be showcasing interviews with some of the sharpest and most talented minds in the #crypto industry. In this episode, we are pleased to present Stani Kulechov, the Founder and CEO of Aave, a London based Tech company, focused on creating a transparent and open infrastructure for decentralized finance.
As an entrepreneur and thought leader with a background in software engineering and Law, Stani is passionate about all topics related to #Blockchain, #Defi, and #Aave. Discover his view on:
-Defi, Stablecoins and the LEND token
-How lending platforms make money
-The different layers of Defi
-Why decentralisation is a journey
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02:20 No BS about Defi!
02:35 What made you say: Defi is for me!
03:32 Why did lending have so much potential back then?
04:30 The yield is what attracts users
06:05 Defi programs offering up to 15% interest
06:47 Yield hacking
08:22 The lack of transparency
08:30 How do lending platforms make money?
09:06 Not many people understand code
09:52 “The more you provide value, the more you can monetise”
12:16 With a token you can govern the protocol
13:22 “Decentralisation is a spectrum”
14:22 The Defi movement is a massive phenomenon
16:17 The first DEX I got really into was…
19:26 Liquidity lives where it has its place
20:40 The negativity around Ethereum
21:50 You can’t stop liquidity
24:45 New initiatives at Aave
26:24 What are Flash loans?
30:27 Plans for 2020 and 2021?
31:19 What Defi is all about
31:46 Preaching security
33:30 The retailer in Defi is basically…