Video: Trace Mayer: “The big wild card with bitcoin is regulation”

Streamed live on Mar 5, 2015 by deBitcoin

Trace Mayer. Trace is an entrepreneur, investor, journalist, monetary scientist and defender of the freedom of speech. He holds a degree in Accounting and a law degree. He has studied Austrian economics focusing on the work of Murray Rothbard and Ludwig von Mises. He invested in bitcoin start-ups like Bitpay, Armory and Kraken.

Bitcoin CEOs Explain the Basics – Money20/20

Published on Nov 7, 2014 by Kraken

Trace Mayer, Investor
Nic Cary, CEO, Blockchain
Jesse Powell, Co-Founder & CEO, Kraken
Alan Reiner, CEO, Armory Technologies

What is Bitcoin? Everyone in the industry should be able to answer this question accurately, but very few can and the answer is more complicated than you might think. This session starts with the basics, including describing the fundamentals of the underlying distributed ledger technology, the ecosystem and stakeholders, and value proposition to consumers and merchants as well as the more complex questions such as whether bitcoin should be considered a currency.