Kain Warwick is the founder of Synthetix, a synthetic asset issuance platform built on Ethereum. Synthetix specializes in minting and creating synthetic tokens and it is one of the biggest ecosystems in decentralized finance (DeFi). He is also the Co-Founder and CEO of blueshyft, a retail payment network of over 1200 locations across Australia. blueshyft has become the largest cryptocurrency payment gateway in Australia, processing tens of millions of dollars in transaction volume.
- Participated in the funding round of 1inch Protocol in Sep 2020
- Synthetix released decentralized asset management platform dHedge in Jul 2020
- Added synthetic tokens of real-world assets like Brent oil and the Nikkei stock index in Mar 2020
“The promise of fintech over the last ten years has run up against all of these impediments and barriers to entry, and Ethereum really removes those.” (As reported by Cointelegraph)
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