This week, Eoin Fitzgerald and Pete Townsend riff on the latest on Sam Bankman-Fried, dive into fintech and web3 predictions for 2023, and then they do an experimental walk-through of the AI bot ChatGPT. They finish up with a look at some of the January leadership changes in fintech and crypto and an update on the Techstars Web3 accelerator.
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Sam Bankman-Fried’s Lawyers Ask Court to Conceal Identities of $250M Bail Co-Signers (CoinDesk, 3-Jan-23)
Is Binance in Trouble? (Forbes, 14-Dec-22)
What’s in store for European fintech and predictions for 2023? (Sifted, 3-Jan-23)
Web3 predictions in 2023 (Life in Color Blog, 2-Jan-23)
This is what the future holds for cryptocurrencies (World Economic Forum Davos blog, 2-Jan-23)
In a banking industry first, neobank Cogni adds noncustodial Web3 wallet (Yahoo Finance, 22-Dec-22)
ChatGPT is Coming for Crypto (Forbes (via CoinDesk) paywalled, 28-Dec-22)
Goldman Sachs’ consumer banking unit head steps down (Reuters, 3-Jan-23)
Zodia Custody Appoints Crypto Exchange Bitstamp’s Julian Sawyer as CEO (CoinDesk, 3-Jan-23)
Techstars Web3 accelerator investment thesis 2.0 (Techstars Newsroom, 26-Nov-22)