– This week’s episode of Cointelegraph’s Market Talks features Alvin Xu, the co-founder and CEO of Maverick Protocol, discussing decentralized finance (DeFi) infrastructure.
– Xu shares insights from the Ethereum Community Conference in Paris and discusses the issue of capital shift in DeFi.
– He explains how his protocol plans to create sustainable products in a market driven by yield chasing and airdrops.
– The episode explores the source of yield in DeFi and Xu’s views on the Ethereum liquid staking derivatives market.
– Xu highlights the differences between Maverick Protocol and other DeFi platforms, as well as the distinctions between DeFi and centralized finance.
– He also shares his macro perspective on the crypto market in 2023 and whether he believes the bull market has already begun.
– Market Talks airs every Thursday, featuring interviews with influential individuals from the crypto and blockchain industry. Viewers are encouraged to subscribe to the Cointelegraph Markets & Research YouTube page for future videos and updates.