#SoundDefi Podcast

The narrative of blockchain – all things crypto, digital assets, and Web3 – is being written from the front edge of decentralized finance. The #SoundDefi 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.

#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.

#017: A Security Tokens Overview

#017: A Security Tokens Overview

The future of security tokens is now. INX, Chief Business Officer, Douglas Borthwick brings a wealth of knowledge, insights and firsthand experience to an extremely informative conversation that explores the various roles and potential applications of digital securities in secondary markets.

Themes covered:

The importance of educating the market on new products and the ability of what the new products represent.

Fractionalized ownership of assets

24/7, 365 trading of assets

The democratization of finance

#016: Leveraging Observable Data for High Yield Bonds & Real Estate-The Path Forward

#016: Leveraging Observable Data for High Yield Bonds & Real Estate-The Path Forward

Deloitte, Audit & Assurance Partner, Ashok Parmar; Vertalo Real Estate, President, Gary Brandeis; and Inveniam, Managing Director of Public Policy, Clifford A. Lipscomb discuss themes around reclassifying real estate assets from Level 3 to Level 2, and how credentialed and verified data is seeking bringing cohesion between appraiser valuations and how that relates to the accounting work that leads to audited financials.

#015: How Valuations Unlock the Digital Trading of Private Market Assets

#015: How Valuations Unlock the Digital Trading of Private Market Assets

Cushman & Wakefield, Executive Managing Director and U.S. Lead, Valuation and Advisory, Robert and Skinner and Inveniam, Managing Director, Real Estate Services, Sam Grossman share insights on the multiple ways in which new technologies like the Inveniam.io data operating system are creating greater efficiencies, transparency, and paths to liquidity.

An interesting conversation that explores how an industry is transitioning from excel spreadsheets to a new standard of trusted data architecture that is facilitating the tokenization of assets and moving in the direction of digitally trading private market assets, 24/7, 365.

#014: The DeFi Ecosystem and Tokenization

#014: The DeFi Ecosystem and Tokenization

Tokeny Solutions, Co-Founder & CCO, Daniel Coheur, Sphereon, CEO, Sebastian Boender, Juliet Media, CEO & Founder, Michael Barrell, and Inveniam, Global Head of Business Development, Frank Walczak expand the conversation around tokenization by speaking to the larger ecosystem that is not only supporting tokenization but new paths to greater liquidity.

From compliance and self-sovereignty in blockchain to the importance of valuations and price discovery in the tokenization process, this episode delivers great insights from a diverse group of industry innovators.

#013: Demystifying DeFi-implementing strategies and tactics

#013: Demystifying DeFi--implementing strategies and tactics

With each guest representing a varied and unique aspect of decentralized finance, Inveniam, Chief Product Officer, Jeff Guillot; MineralAnswers.com, Founder & CEO, Jeff Chambers; Oasis Pro Markets, CEO, Pat LaVecchia; Crownpeak, Chief Strategy, Walter Leicher; and Vertical Equity, Founder & CEO, Shannon Robnett deliver a comprehensive view of the strategies and tactics that are driving success in today’s Web3 ecosystem.

Drawing on a wealth of experience and success, this group looks at decentralized finance in practical business terms and starts to demystify much of the rhetoric around decentralized finance.

It further points to the reality that if you want to understand decentralized finance, it’s best to talk with the business professionals who are thriving in the space.