Mining for Opportunity: A New Way to Invest in Crypto

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Dara and Randy Rivera of FinTEx talk to Jimmy Odom, co-founder of Bit Capital Group, to discuss crypto markets and Qualified Opportunity Zones. 2021 is arguably the year of cryptocurrencies going mainstream. But there’s still pushback from legacy financial institutions and a learning curve for consumers. Jimmy Odom, co-founder of Bit Capital Group, is confident that crypto is the future of economic growth. His new fund is raising capital to finance cryptocurrency mining and cloud computing businesses in Qualified Opportunity Zones, which allow qualified partners to offset capital gains taxes by investing in underdeveloped areas. Jimmy shares his take on…...

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Dara Tarkowski I'm Dara Tarkowski. Innovator, entrepreneur, attorney and podcast host. I am FinTech and RegTech enthusiast passionate about responsible innovation and exploring the intersection of law, technology and highly regulated industry. I'm the Managing Partner at Actuate Law, Chief Innovation Strategist at quointec, and the Host of the Tech on Reg podcast, recently named one of the top 10 RegTech podcasts. I was also named to the 2019 Women in FinTech powerlist by Innovate Finance.