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Season 1

Sept. 13, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 72 - Spirit Swap V2 is a fast, automated, & powerful …

The Layer 3 team has delivered for the Spirit Swap community with Version 2 of their protocol, which is a complete rewrite from t…

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Sept. 9, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 71 - Publius from Beanstalk Farms - What is next afte…

Discuss Beanstalk Farms, Publius, and this episode on Reddit . For a video version of this episode, please visit: https://www.mis…

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Sept. 7, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 70 - $70 billion in instant liquidity across most cha…

What if you could with every trade have billions and billions of USD equivalent liquidity available to you in DeFi? My guest's pl…

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Sept. 6, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 69 - Paladin II - Better Bribes For Projects & Users …

Project founders are consumed with managing liquidity and the bribes required to make it real. From the beginning Paladin has bui…

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Aug. 22, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 68 - Users & Projects Win Big Just For Sending & Rece…

What if most of the time that users sent, received, staked, swapped, or did anything else that in DeFi, they could win back crypt…

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Aug. 3, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 67 - Is your DAO safe from regulators? - Yev Muchnik …

Video version of this show is available at https://www.missiondefi.com/daos-as-cooperatives Did you form a DAO without registerin…

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Aug. 1, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 66 - Has $DYAD solved the algo stablecoin problem? Fo…

Project Name: DYAD Guest Name: Joey Roth Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/joeyroth Is this the first truly decentralized stable…

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July 21, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 65 - DeFi on Bitcoin?!? - The Stacks ecosystem is gro…

Really enjoyed this interview with the Stacks funding ecosystem team. Amazing path forward for Stacks and the massive opportunity…

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June 22, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 64 - Scoopy Trooples ( @scupytrooples ) from @Alchemi…

One of my favorite people in DeFi -> @scupytrooples is on Mission: DeFi. * Where @AlchemixFi is & what's next * What he would adv…

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June 20, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 63 - Trade at the Speed of Light with Bloxroute - Uri…

Optimizing trades in DeFi is difficult and timing is a real problem. In addition, MEV can make it a real nightmare and actually c…

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June 6, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 62 - Marcello Mari of SingularityDAO - AI in DeFi for…

Former Tech Crunch journalist joins Brad to discuss SingularityDAO a sister project to SingularityNet that is using AI to provide…

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May 25, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 60 - Raghav Reggie Jerath runs Gather helping creator…

I met Reggie because his firm Ghaf Capital invested in my client Walken in the Move2Earn space & I was thoroughly impressed with …

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May 17, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 59 - Swell Network is creating a powerful marketplace…

Swell Network is launching what they call Liquid Staking V2.0. Not only will they offer easy to use staking for users and nodes, …

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May 15, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 58 - Earn more while you help decentralize & secure t…

The infrastructure of Ethereum and other chains is still not decentralized and this is a serious threat to the future of #DeFi. J…

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May 6, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 57 - Hundred Finance - Borrow on 1 chain against toke…

Interview from May of 2022 Acid Bird & TerraBellus Project Name: Hundred Finance Project URL: https://hundred.finance Project Twi…

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May 5, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 56 - Toschi of EthOS is building a better, safer, an…

Allesandro Toschi and the team at EthOS have spent 4 years working to builder a better method for developing and governance on Et…

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April 20, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 54 - @FattyBagz on growing one of the largest DAOs i…

FattyBagz ended up in DeFi through OlympusDAO and was able to apply his experience and expertise in marketing to helping grow the…

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April 19, 2022

EP 53 - Gro Protocol's Hannes Graah

Guest: Hannes Graah Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/graadient Project: Gro Protocol Project Twitter: https://twitter.com/gropr…

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April 18, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 52 - Jack Niewold - Researcher, influencer, & writer…

My guest today is Jack Niewold of Crypto Pragmatist . Paladin vote lending model Jack is bullish on Governance models. Gallion DA…

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April 5, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 51 - Justin Bebis of Reaper / @Reaper_Farm & Byte Ma…

From a terrorizing bug that locked up $2 million Justin Bebis went even deeper into security and safety and is building an org fo…

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March 18, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 49 - Ondo Finance is working to solve the liquidity …

Project Name: Ondo Protocol Guest Name: Justin Bram Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/JustinCBram Justin's YouTube Channel: http…

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March 17, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 48 - Paladin is solving the DAO governance problem &…

@Paladin_vote - Project Name: Paladin - Project URL: https://www.paladin.vote - Project Twitter: https://twitter.com/Paladin_vote…

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March 11, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 47 - Tempus' David Garai - Fixed Income & Yield Spec…

As we all work to move DeFi into the real world, there is also an opportunity to bring institutional products into DeFi and give …

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March 8, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 46 - Walken wants to drive millions of users to DeFi…

Walken is a highly successful mobile app company with dozens of high quality developers and a marketing machine that drives user …

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March 7, 2022

Mission DeFi EP 45 - Andrew Yang's Lobby3 is here to help advance #De…

Andrew Yang's Lobby3 is ready to educate the US Congress on how DeFi can help average people get ahead. I was a big supporter of …

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March 4, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 44 - Forgotten Bancor plans to become unforgettable?…

Bancor for most of DeFi is the forgotten pioneer that built the foundations of everything we have in DeFi. The first AMM sprung f…

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March 1, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 43 - Matt West: Engineer, Yearn Strategist, & Solidi…

We've got one shot to make sure we have the right Congress for #DeFi and Matt West couldn't be more crypto native. He's the right…

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Feb. 28, 2022

Mission: DeFi EP 42 - Beanstalk Farms 2 - Creating a better stablecoi…

One of the things I like to do with projects is to check in and see how things are going and the team at Beanstalk in the few mon…

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Feb. 11, 2022

EP 41 - Emma Jane Mackinnon Lee of Digitalax is driven to decentraliz…

I interview a lot of amazing founders, but I haven't encountered very many as brilliant, driven, and mission-based as Emma Jane M…

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Feb. 10, 2022

EP 40 - Ureka is rewriting the rules for @OlympusDAO forks & it is a …

@OlympusDAO forks are dead. The carnage is everywhere, but the engine isn't and Alex the founder of Ureka Finance believes there …

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Feb. 7, 2022

EP 39 - Divine Creatures' founder Lord Brahma is leveraging the DeFi/…

Divine creatures is taking a different approach to a hybrid DeFi / FT model in everything they do and almost all of it is driven …

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Feb. 4, 2022

EP 38 - How Gains is creating better, faster, & fairer leveraged trad…

Until recently, Seb the founder of Gains Network a high speed leveraged trading platform supporting Forex and Crypto and decentra…

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Feb. 2, 2022

Mission DeFi - EP 37 - How A Hybrid NFT/DeFi Model with Beautiful Art…

The Idols are building a self-sustaining, ethical, Ethereum securing project based on beautiful NFTs. It is difficult to decide w…

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Jan. 20, 2022

Mission DeFi - EP 36 - Sami Tannir & the team at Redacted are taking …

The Redacted Cartel took the DeFi world by a storm when they launched just 2 weeks ago with a model to own the Curve/Bribe wars a…

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Jan. 19, 2022

Mission DeFi - EP 35 - Ramon Recuero of Babylon Finance is building t…

Whether the wisdom of the crowd or the power of investing brilliance harness in the mind of one person, Babylon Finance is buildi…

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Jan. 3, 2022

Mission DeFi - EP 35 - Rob Montgomery of Revest is reinventing vestin…

Vesting is a contentious discussion and decision process for all new projects that take on early investors. What if there was a w…

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Dec. 31, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 34 - Zachary Dash & the BlockZero community are bui…

Zachary Dash has an epic tale from working in the sports industry to being a leader of a project in DeFi that is working to chang…

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Dec. 16, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 32 - GenomesDAO is mapping a decentralized path for…

The team at GenomesDAO is working to protect our genetic data while providing a marketplace for anonymized data on chain. It is a…

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Dec. 13, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 31 - Spirit Swap is breaking new ground & giving ba…

Name of Guests: Sid, Rob, Heesh, & Nick Name of Project: Spirit Swap Twitter URL of Guests: https://twitter.com/Deg3ntrades http…

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Nov. 30, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 30 - Hundred Finance is building the stable cross c…

Hundred Finance was born out of the ruins of Percent and lending protocol that suffered a lockup bug. The team is building a thou…

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Nov. 19, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 29 - B.Protocol is making lending protocols safer a…

# Mission DeFi - B.Protocol ## Guest Info Name of Guest: Eitan Katchka Name of Project: B.Protocol Twitter URL of Guest: https://…

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Nov. 15, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 28 - Eric Ervin is opening a $100 trillion investor…

Eric Ervin has a successful Crypto hedge fund and a background creating and selling ETFs, but his newest endeavors to bring Finan…

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Nov. 10, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 27 - Simone Pomposi from Fantom - Driving forward o…

Guest Info Name of Guest: Simone Pomposi Name of Project: Fantom Blockchain Twitter URL of Guest: https://twitter.com/theotherpom…

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Nov. 7, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 26 - Sam Kazemian of Frax wants to replace the Cons…

How Frax is working to replace the CPI with a better, fairer model for an algo stablecoin that will benefit everyone. Guest Info …

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Nov. 4, 2021

Mission DeFi - EP 25 - Automate This! - Hilmar Orth of Gelato Network…

Guest Info Name of Guest: Hilmar Orth Name of Project: Gelato Network Twitter URL of Guest: https://twitter.com/hilmarxo Project …

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Nov. 2, 2021

EP. 24 - Tyler Whirty of HODL PAC - If you're not at the table, you'r…

Guest Info "If you aren't at the table, then you are on the menu." Why crypto will get crucified if we don't build a political fo…

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Oct. 25, 2021

EP 23 - Paul Brody of EY - This ain't your daddy's "Ernst & Young" - …

Guest Info Name of Guest: Paul Brody Name of Project: EY Twitter URL of Guest: https://twitter.com/pbrody Project Twitter URL: ht…

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Oct. 18, 2021

EP 22 - Kyle Samani thinks DeFi ETH has hit a wall & Solana will prev…

Brought to you by Material Indicators who help you apply science to trading. Join our amazing community to learn from experts in …

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Oct. 5, 2021

EP 19 - Mitchell Amador and Immunefi are working to keep the bad guys…

Name of Guest: Mitchell Amador Name of Project: Immunefi Twitter URL of Guest: https://twitter.com/MitchellAmador Project Twitter…

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Oct. 1, 2021

EP 18 - Making DeFi on bitcoin a full scale reality with Edan Yago of…

For a lot of us DeFi on bitcoin isn't something we've taken seriously. Edan Yago and the rest of the team at Sovryn are ready to …

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