Real World Assets (RWAs) as The Road to Mass Adoption in DeFi


In today’s episode of The Metaverse Podcast, Jamie is joined by two exceptional founders, both portfolio companies, to delve into the realm of Real World Assets (RWAs):

  • Jitendra Jaitawat of Helix, an accredited marketplace using blockchain technology to provide access to off-chain private credit in emerging markets.
  • Dave Sutter of Open Trade, providing treasurers, fintechs, and institutions access to on-chain structured financial products backed by investment grade financial assets.

If you’re a Web3 founder, investor, or DeFi enthusiast, this episode is essential listening. You will:

  • Explore the evolution and challenges of scaling in the crypto and RWA industry, focusing on advancements in technology and regulatory clarity.
  • Learn about the complex layers of the RWA ecosystem, concentrating on standards, infrastructure, and asset specialization, and how these elements interface with regulations to propel the industry.
  • Understand the modernized methods replacing traditional practices in managing counterparty risk, with a spotlight on progress in interoperability, legal alignment, and identity verification.
  • Gain insights into diverse go-to-market strategies for achieving product-market fit in the DeFi sector, with particular focus on balancing supply and demand for liquidity and yield products.
  • Find out what’s still missing to scale asset classes in the crypto space, dissecting the technical, regulatory, and financial barriers that lie ahead.

Want to be a guest on The Metaverse Podcast? Get in touch with Laura Stancescu by emailing!

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