Unconfirmed: FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Gives the Tom Brady/Gisele Bundchen Backstory - Ep.251

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Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO and founder of FTX, explains FTX’s sports-centric advertising model and talks about what is on his regulatory wish list going forward. Show highlights:

  • why Sam is so excited to bring Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen onto the FTX team
  • how FTX decides on who to sponsor
  • why so many of FTX’s sponsorship are targeting US customers
  • what makes the sports industry such an attractive place to advertise for FTX
  • how FTX’s tokenized stocks work
  • what Sam learned from the GameStop/Robinhood situation
  • what makes FTX’s tokenized stocks different from Binance’s offering
  • how FTX is dealing with regulatory obstacles
  • what item is on the top of Sam’s regulatory wishlist
  • whether FTT is a security

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