The Context

The Context by YAP
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Created 05 Jan 2022
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  • #13 The Context: DeFi’s hackers and backers
    07 Apr 2022
    Hi, I hope you’ve had a good week. Our latest collation includes a look at the different kinds of challenges facing DeFi, how big VC investments not only impact DeFi, but are changing the strategies o...
  • #12 The Context: A Bridge (Hack) Too Far
    31 Mar 2022
    Hi, I hope you’ve had a good week. Ukraine is lower on our radar this week, although check out the reading section for an interesting dive into how sanctions evasion via crypto works, and how it is be...
  • #11 The Context: DeFi’s Big Boy Pants
    24 Mar 2022 1 0
    Hi, hope you’ve had a good week. Here’s our weekly newsletter on all things crypto, put together by a team at YAP Global. As ever, we try to provide a neutral context for the main stories of the week,...
  • #10 The Context: Innovation Begot by War
    17 Mar 2022 2 1
    Hi, hope you’re doing OK. This week we take in more surprises out of Ukraine, the travails of mining companies and another collection of NFT pieces. As usual, a disclaimer: This newsletter collates th...
  • #9 The Context 10.03.2022
    10 Mar 2022
    Hope you're well. This week's newsletter, as per its name, tries to collate the main stories of the week in DeFi/crypto/metaverse/web3/NFT-land and to offer some context. It’s aimed at anyone who want...
  • #8 The Context 04.03.2022
    04 Mar 2022
    Hi, hope you’re managing OK in these dark hours. It might seem irrelevant, misplaced even, to talk about DeFi and crypto right now, but we thought it might be worth looking at some aspects of crypto t...
  • #7 The Context 24.02.2022
    24 Feb 2022
    Hope you’re well. This newsletter collates the main headlines of the week in DeFi/crypto/metaverse/web3/NFT land and offers some context. It’s aimed at anyone who wants to keep an eye on the space but...
  • #6 The Context 18.02.2022
    18 Feb 2022
    Hope you’re well. This newsletter collates the main headlines of the week in DeFi/crypto/metaverse/web3/NFT land and offers some context. It’s aimed at anyone who wants to keep an eye on the space but...
  • #5 The Context 10.02.22
    10 Feb 2022
    Hope you’re well. In this week’s look at crypto trends, we attempt to pull together some threads involving a hack that happened nearly six years ago, some searching questions about what makes a DAO, w...
  • #4 The Context 03.02.22
    03 Feb 2022 • 4 min read
    Hope you’re well. In this week’s look at crypto trends, we attempt to pull together some threads involving Meta, regulation and CBDCs. We also add a section of early takes on things that might be of i...
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