Sound DeFi Podcast

The narrative of blockchain – all things crypto, digital assets, and Web3 – is being written from the front edge of decentralized finance. The  Sound DeFi Podcast is the place where this story will unfold, in real-time. Join us each week for the interviews, insights, conversations, research, individuals, and companies that are driving the growth of today’s decentralized ecosystem.

#023: Key Insights on Broker-dealer Infrastructure & ATSs in Private Market Digital Securities

#023: Key Insights on Broker-dealer Infrastructure & ATSs in Private Market Digital Securities

Rialto Markets is a Finra-registered broker-dealer and SEC-registered Alternative Trading System (ATS) focused on private market digital securities. In this episode, Rialto Markets, CEO & Founder, Shari Noonan talks about the ways in which Rialto Markets is providing greater value, liquidity, and infrastructure for retail-facing issuers.

Drawing on over 20 years of experience in the financial service industry, Mrs. Noonan is able to effortlessly move between detailing Rialto Markets’ story and speaking to the impact that her company’s innovation is having within the larger market narrative.

Some topics covered, include:
•Assessing risk in today’s market
•The evolution of capital markets crowdfunding
•Overview of Rialto’s value prop and process
•Discussion on ATSs
•The expanding Private Market landscape
•The importance of having real-time access to data associated with securities

#022: The Journey to a Better DeFi–Building on What Works

Episode 22 Jeannette Spaulding

Drawing on a wealth of professional experience across TradFi, DeFi, and BlockFi, Inveniam Asset Management, CEO, Jeannette Spaulding reflects on the state of today’s market and shares her insights on projects, innovations, and ever-evolving technologies that continue to shape and drive opportunities in decentralized finance.

Some topics covered, include:
•Assessing risk in today’s market
•Discussion on project momentum in DeFi space
•Continuing to harness the best attributes of blockchain and DeFi
•Understanding the value of an asset in DeFi environment

#021: Inveniam “IT”–How Trusted Data Architecture is Transforming Private Markets

#021: Inveniam "IT"--How Trusted Data Architecture is Transforming Private Markets

Inveniam, Managing Director, Real Estate Services, Samuel Grossman walks through the key client benefits offered by Inveniam.io. From solving workflow inefficiencies and taking friction out of transactions to utilizing trusted blockchain technology and supporting the tokenization process, Mr. Grossman walks through the data operating system that is creating better data, better value, and better decisions for asset owners across real estate, private markets, and the DeFi ecosystem.

#20: How Tokenization works in DeFi

#20: How Tokenization works in DeFi

Daniel Coheur, Co-Founder & COO of Tokeny Solutions, shares his insights and expertise on all-things tokenization. Drawing on years of experience building Tokeny’s business and working with digital assets, Mr. Coheur is able to break down large tokenization and DeFi themes into easy-to-understand real-world applications and examples.

Some of the topics covered:
•Overview of blockchain and tokenization concepts
•Bridging TradFi & DeFi
•Regulation in decentralized finance
•The evolution from Web 2 to Web3
•The role of trusted data in tokenization and DeFi ecosystem

#019: Inflation vs Innovation across Crypto and Decentralized Finance

#019: Inflation vs Innovation across Crypto and Decentralized Finance

Inveniam, Chairman & CEO, Patrick O’Meara provides insights on the current inflation and recessionary pressures and the role that tech innovation, and tokenization play in creating new growth opportunities in digital assets and decentralized finance.

#018: Pat O’Meara on partnership with Rialto Markets & the making of a DeFi ecosystem

#018: Pat O'Meara Rialto Partnership Announcement

Inveniam, Chairman & CEO, Patrick O’Meara speaks to the announcement of Inveniam’s capital investment in Rialto Markets, and how this partnership illustrates the essential components of a decentralized ecosystem that is being built via companies from across all disciplines and services sectors of decentralized finance and private markets.

Mr. O’Meara speaks to several factors relating to current economic conditions and highlights many of the deeper economic opportunities that are being created through digital assets and paths to greater liquidity for private market assets.