Blockchain Insider Podcast by 11:FS

Blockchain Insider - a bi-weekly roundup of all crypto, defi, and stablecoin news for normies and crypto nerds

About the show

Blockchain Insider, hosted by Mauricio Magaldi and Cuy Sheffield, is a dedicated podcast specialising in crypto, blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). Make it your home for cryptocurrency news!

Since the price of Bitcoin has rocketed, and Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin have become household names, Blockchain Insider has charted their rise in a way that's accessible to new listeners.

Blockchain Insider is putting out 2 episodes a month - one news show looking at all the biggest news in the sector, and the other an insights show where we deep dive into a particular subject, topic or trend in the industry.

Whether you're a cryptocurrency expert or you've been avidly following its rise from afar and need to know more - this is the podcast for you!

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Episodes

  • 165. Insights: Is crypto an effective replacement for remittances?

    August 3rd, 2022  |  45 mins 51 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: another deep dive: this time - into remittances. What role can crypto play in this sector, and what might the future hold? All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • Bonus. Jamie Bartlett is still after the Missing Cryptoqueen

    July 27th, 2022  |  40 mins 1 sec
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: a special bonus interview with author and presenter Jamie Bartlett, where we chat about all things Missing Cryptoqueen, and his new book: “The Missing Cryptoqueen: The Billion Dollar Cryptocurrency Con and the Woman Who Got Away with It”. All this and much much more!

    All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 166. News: UK Treasury looking at stablecoin regulation - what's to come?

    July 20th, 2022  |  53 mins 10 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    EL. EF. GEE. Today we bring you: UK Treasury to introduce stablecoin regulation within weeks, MakerDAO members vote on $100M DAI vault for bank,

    and the FBI adds missing Cryptoqueen, Ruja Ignatova, to top ten most wanted. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 165: Insights: How do you know it's web3?

    July 6th, 2022  |  48 mins 48 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: an episode focused on ownership. Ownership is web3’s ability to prove that digital assets are owned by users. But how exactly does it work? How is it different from the world of web2? And what changes can we expect to see in the world now that assets are on-chain? All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 164. News: Crypto regulation gets real and Jay-Z launches a Bitcoin academy

    June 22nd, 2022  |  54 mins 9 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    EL. EF. GEE. Today we bring you: Key US senators introduce crypto bill outlining sweeping plan for future rules, the crypto community says the UK's FCA is finally starting to listen, and Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey launch 'Bitcoin Academy' at rapper's childhood home in Brooklyn. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 163. Insights: Getting familiar with real world use cases

    June 8th, 2022  |  47 mins 13 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: a deep dive into real world use cases. We'll take a look at what real life use cases really means, cover some fantastic case studies and discuss what the role of wallets is within all of this. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • Bonus. Diving deeper into Terra

    June 1st, 2022  |  33 mins 45 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    Mauricio Magaldi and Simon Taylor take a deep dive into the Terra/LUNA story for this very special bonus episode of Blockchain Insider.

  • 162. News: Terra terror as ex-Meta crypto chief launches Bitcoin payments start-up

    May 25th, 2022  |  53 mins 38 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: Terra terror: Luna nosedives under $2 and algo Stablecoin TerraUSD loses 98% of its value, ex-Meta crypto chief launches Bitcoin payments start-up while Meta’s Instagram partners with Polygon in NFT push, and regulation is a hot topic again, with countries like the UK, Germany and Portugal unveiling new plans. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • Bonus. How web3 is shaping the future of finance - report deep dive

    May 18th, 2022  |  25 mins 2 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    Gwera Kiwana is joined by Mauricio Magaldi, Global Strategy Director for Crypto at 11:FS, to talk about something exciting- our latest report, How web3 is shaping the future of finance, is out now! Join us while we take a look at the what, why and how of the report in this bonus episode.

  • 161. Insights: Scaling blockchains and Layer 2 - a deep dive

    May 11th, 2022  |  40 mins 44 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: A deep dive into crypto scaling and L2. We’ll take a look at the what, the why and the how - why do we need to scale blockchains, what approaches we’re seeing, and of course - the future. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • Bonus: If the President orders a CBDC, then who can stop it?

    May 5th, 2022  |  38 mins 49 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: a live bonus episode! Simon Taylor is joined live on stage at New York FinTech Week by some great guests, from Visa, EMTECH and The Digital Dollar Project, to discuss whether a US central bank digital currency is now inevitable. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 160. News: Big week for stablecoins - Terra’s UST flips BUSD and Circle's new raise

    April 27th, 2022  |  46 mins 53 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: European crypto industry steps up efforts to influence EU policy, big week for stablecoins: Terra’s UST flips BUSD and Circle announces new funding round, and Robinhood and key merchants to support Lightning network. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 159. Insights: Clearing the air on crypto regulation

    April 13th, 2022  |  43 mins 36 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: an in-depth discussion about all things crypto regulations, with an incredible panel of guests from TRM Labs and the Institute of International Economic Law - all to understand how regulated the space is at the moment, and what the future holds. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 158. News: Optimism and FTX are thriving, and Biden's executive order is promising

    March 30th, 2022  |  51 mins 48 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: Paradigm and a16z back Ethereum scaling startup Optimism at $1.65bn valuation, FTX is having a stellar quarter and Biden’s executive order is making waves, while Europe rejects proposal limiting PoW cryptos but sets draft rules for sustainability. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 157. Insights: NFTs and music - where two worlds collide

    March 16th, 2022  |  46 mins 51 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: an in-depth discussion about all things NFTs and music, with an incredible panel of guests from CreateSafe, Heir and a special musician in the NFT space - all to understand how NFTs might just be revolutionising music. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

  • 156. News: Will NYSE become *the* marketplace for NFTs?

    March 2nd, 2022  |  55 mins 15 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency, dao, multis, nyse

    We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: NYSE wants to be the marketplace for NFTs, Multis wants to build the financial backbone of crypto-native organisations and Solana integrates Web3Auth to lower DApp barrier to entry. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!