How Osmosis Could Become Cosmos' DeFi Hub | Sunny Aggarwal

Sunny Aggarwal joins us to discuss how Osmosis is building the liquidity hub of Cosmos. We cover why Osmosis launched CosmWasm, how the ProtoRev module captures MEV, why Osmosis turned on the fee switch, the future of active vs passive liquidity provision, the AEZ growth strategy, ICS vs Mesh Security and more!

And as usual, we start the episode with our analyst bullpen to discuss why all FDVs aren't created equal, the end of PFP NFTs, Coinbase ETF news, Rob Leshner's new venture and more!

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(00:00) Introduction

(01:34) Governance Updates

(08:29) Hot Seat/Cool Throne

(32:48) Interview Start: Osmosis

(36:09) Why Osmosis Launched CosmWasm

(39:35) Decentralized Stables

(43:23) What is the ProtoRev Module?

(46:55) Osmosis’ New Protocol Fee

(49:52) Balancing Incentives: Stakers vs LPs

(51:44) Active vs Passive LPs, Dynamic Fees & Toxic Flow

(1:02:39) Cosmos DEX Competition 

(1:05:14) Thoughts on the Atom Economic Zone

(1:07:14) ICS vs Mesh Security

(1:13:25) "Proof of Stake Was A Mistake"

(1:21:40) ABCI++ Use Cases

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