In this episode of Empire, Jason is joined by Bill Barhydt, founder of Abra, to discuss the 80-year debt cycle, Bill's crypto thesis and the future of Web3 banking. We start with macro, Q4 predictions and the "big Fed pause". We then discuss Bill's BTC and ETH investment thesis and the concept of a Web3 bank.
Tune in to the end, where Bill announces a new product that could shape the future of financial services.
(01:32) The 80-Year Debt Cycle & the Big Fed Pause
(15:35) ETH vs Bitcoin Investment Thesis
(26:10) Circle Ad
(27:33) Abra's Outperformance in the Bear Market
(30:02) Ingredients for the Bank of the Future
(41:56) Announcing Abra Bank, the Bank of Web3
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