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The SA Crypto podcast brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe, check out website, and follow us on Twitter! www.twitter.com/sacrypto_


Newsletter 26: New Market Analysis πŸ“Š Facebook Enlists Uber πŸš™ Binance Banned In US πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
Jun 15 • 7 min
In this week’s Newsletter, we look at Facebook enlisting Uber, PayPal & VISA to fund their Libra Coin. Binance blocks USA users, and VALR launch ZAR trading. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s leading blockchain industry newsletter right here, and receive…
Market Analysis E12: Bitcoin Looking For Another Move Up? Or Bearish Ascending Wedge?
Jun 14 • 13 min
In Episode 12 of Market Analysis, Graeme looks at more overall bullish signs on the Bitcoin chart, but it also weary of a potential ascending wedge which often results in a spill to the downside. We also analyse the BTC market dominance, which has dipped…
Interviews at Binance Meetup Johannesburg - 06 June 2019
Jun 7 • 16 min
Binance held its first community meetup in South Africa on Thursday evening, 06 June. Hosted by “Binance Angels”, it was held at the Impact Hub in Rosebank, and produced quite a turn out! After the meetup, James got out on the floor and spoke to some of…
Newsletter 26
Jun 7 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 25
May 31 • 3 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 24
May 23 • 3 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Helghardt Avenant, CEO of Stellar-backed REHIVE #BAC19
May 21 • 18 min
Helghardt Avenant is an incredible young man. Helghardt started his Tech journey as an Industrial Engineering student at the University of Stellenbosch, where he began experimenting with Bitcoin wallet designs. This led him to pitching his product to VCs…
BTC Holding, ETH, BNB & XLM Analysis: Market Analysis E11
May 21 • 8 min
In Episode 11 of Market Analysis, we look at why Graeme didn’t buy BTC at $8000 (it bounced off resistance hard), and then look at the bullish charts of Ether (ETH) and Stellar Lumens (XLM) - as well as a look at Binance Coin (BNB), despite it not looking…
Newsletter 22: SARB & a Crypto “Rand”? 🏦 Cryptopia Closing 🚧 Satoshi Still Not Found 🀷‍♂️
May 18 • 6 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 21: The Binance Hack | Spotting A Bull | The Facebook Coin
May 10 • 1 min
The Binance Hack This week’s world-shaking news, of course, centres around the Binance Hack. 7070 BTC was withdrawn, amounting to more than $40 million during a complex hack that involved stealing 2-factor authentication codes and API keys. During a live…
Newsletter 20: Land-Rover and Crypto 🚐 Square Announce Bitcoin Earnings πŸ’° Singapore & Canada Make Crypto Payment πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¬
May 2 • 8 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
The Bottom Could Be In: Market Analysis E09
May 1 • 11 min
The bottom looks like it could be in! In this episode, SA Crypto’s Financial Analyst Graeme Tennant shows us a classic “bottoming pattern” on the Bitcoin chart, and while still remaining cautious, believes we could be in for bullish times ahead. Follow…
Interview with CEO of Linum Labs about ETHCapeTown
May 1 • 12 min
Linum Labs were recently involved in hosting “ETHCapeTown”, the first ETHGlobal hackathon on the African continent. We spoke with the co-founder and Chief Ecosystem Officer of Linum Labs about what went down. Linum Labs are a software development company…
Newsletter 19: Nike try trademark “Cryptokicks”, NY AG comes after Bitfinex, Samsung build a Blockchain!
Apr 26 • 4 min
Here is this week’s regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! Also, we’re now on Instagram! https://instagram.com/SACryptoZA Twitter: https://twitter.com/SACrypto_ Graeme on Twitter:…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 18: Bitcoin SV Delistings, AltCoinTrader Speak Out, Shrem Case Over…
Apr 18 • 8 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with Matthew Arnett: “Tokenizing sunken treasure!” - #BAC19
Apr 18 • 13 min
Matthew Arnett is a remarkable individual, with a history and CV mirroring that of some of the world’s leading tech entrepreneurs. A leading student from the Bahamas, he joined the Tsinghua-MIT MBA program in China where he was one of their top students.…
AltCoinTrader Hacked: Follow Up Interview With CEO Richard de Sousa
Apr 16 • 27 min
In the early hours of Friday 12 April, one of South Africa’s leading exchanges, AltCoinTrader, was under attack by hackers. We published a story as it broke on our website here: https://sacrypto.co.za/breaking-altcointrader-wards-off-hackers/ But we…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 17: AltcoinTrader Security Issue, Coinbase VISA Card, China To Ban Mining, & More
Apr 12 • 9 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with JP Fabri, Former Economic Advisor to Malta’s Government - #BAC19
Apr 12 • 12 min
JP Fabri is the current Managing Director of ARQ Group, a consulting firm in Malta. But his expertise includes working as an economist in the private cabinet of the Maltese government, as well as consulting economist to 9 different governments around the…
Botswana’s “Bitcoin Lady”, talks about Bitcoin in Africa - #BAC19
Apr 11 • 21 min
Alakanani Itireleng is a remarkable woman. Her son fell ill a few years ago, and on a teacher’s salary, getting adequate treatment was immensely difficult. She began experimenting with the world’s first borderless digital currency: Bitcoin, in order to…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 16: Price Pump, SAP Signs First Blockchain Client, EU Launch Blockchain Body
Apr 4 • 7 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Time to Get Bullish? SA Crypto Market Analysis E07
Apr 2 • 8 min
Only 2 days after our last Market Analysis, where Graeme outlined an Ascending Triangle formation, the Bitcoin price jumped 20% in a single hour. So here is a follow up on where we stand, and whether we are now in bullish territory! Follow Graeme, and SA…
Market Analysis E06: Ascending triangle forming? (29 Mar ‘19)
Mar 29 • 9 min
This week’s Market Analysis explores the similarities between the descending triangle of 2018 and a newly forming ascending triangle - but Graeme still says that while this is slightly promising, his bias is still bearish. Give this a watch to find out…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 15: New Ethereum? Apple Does Blockchain, SEC And Ethereum, etc.
Mar 20 • 10 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with Farzam Ehsani, CEO of VALR: How he got to where he is now - #BAC19
Mar 19 • 11 min
Farzam Ehsani is the co-founder and CEO of VALR, an exciting new cryptocurrency exchange for South Africans, whereby they can trade and invest in over 50 cryptocurrencies. In this interview, Farzam takes us through his journey to blockchain, and what he…
Interview with Beverley Schäfer, Minister of Economic Opportunities in Western Cape - #BAC19
Mar 15 • 8 min
Beverley Schäfer is the Minister of Economic Opportunities, Tourism & Agriculture in the Western Cape Province, and she was invited to speak at Blockchain Africa 2019, Africa’s leading conference for the Blockchain and DLT industry. Minister Schäfer is…
Interview with Premier Helen Zille - #BAC19
Mar 15 • 5 min
While at Blockchain Africa 2019, James Preston caught up with Premier Helen Zille. In her keynote address at the Cape Town conference, Premier Zille outlined the remarkable innovation that Blockchain is, and its opportunity to eradicate corruption and…
Interview with Richard de Sousa, Founder of AltcoinTrader - #BAC19
Mar 14 • 7 min
The 7th interview from Blockchain Africa 2019 (#BAC19) was with founder and CEO of one of SA’s oldest crypto exchanges, Richard de Sousa. Altcoin Trader was one of the first exchanges on the African continent to offer direct purchasing and trading of…
Interview with Eugéne Etsebeth, COO of ICE3x: An update on how the industry is treating him
Feb 25 • 36 min
James caught up with the new COO of ICE3x crypto exchange over skype to find out what they’re up to. Eugéne Etsebeth is a significant influencer in the South African crypto space, having been a technologist at the South African Reserve Bank, and writing…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 13: Elon Musk Talks Bitcoin, Shift Shuts Down, & More
Feb 20 • 11 min
We are now introducing our weekly Blockchain Newsletter as a podcast to allow for those who don’t get a chance to read it to listen instead. This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain African 2019, you can get your tickets at:…
Market Analysis E04 - Where Do We Stand Now? (16 Feb ‘19)
Feb 16 • 15 min
THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BLOCKCHAIN AFRICA 2019. Get your tickets to the Jo’burg conference, 28 Feb-1 March, here: http://blockchainafrica.co/blockchain-africa-conference-johannesburg/#Tickets Get tickets to the Cape Town conference on 6 March here:…
Price Update, Financial Analyst & Blockchain Africa. Market Roundup: 01 Feb 2019
Feb 1 • 11 min
SA Crypto is back in 2019! Looking at the price action over the last month, and analysing what is possible in the coming weeks, along with how some of the altcoins are looking as well. We also touch on the upcoming Blockchain Africa conference happening…
6 December: Market Analysis E03: Consolidation?
Dec 6, 2018 • 8 min
We’re back, looking at the health of the market, primarily the Bitcoin price, after what seems to be a bit of consolidation. Don’t forget to follow Graeme, and SA Crypto, on Twitter and Facebook. And subscribe to Africa’s leading blockchain industry…
Interview with Tim Lea, author of “Blockchain: Down The Rabbit Hole”
Nov 22, 2018 • 22 min
Tim Lea is one of the leading blockchain entrepreneurs in Sydney, Australia. Originally from London where he was an economist at HSBC bank and an investor in tech startups in the late 90’s, Tim is now an investor and advisor in blockchain. He is most…
Market Analysis Ep 02 - Where Is The Bottom?
Nov 20, 2018 • 11 min
The price just keeps on dropping and people want to know “where is the bottom!?” So James has a chat with SA Crypto’s Financial Analyst and asks him about what to do from here, and where could the bottom possibly be? Don’t forget to subscribe to our…
Market Analysis Episode 01: Support Broken!
Nov 16, 2018 • 17 min
SA Crypto brings you one of South Africa’s leading market analysts with extensive experience in the cryptoasset landscape. In this inaugural episode of the fortnightly Market Analysis, Graeme Tennant sits with James and explains the significance of the…
Interview with Luno’s Head of SA & Africa Expansion
Nov 9, 2018 • 18 min
Africa’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Luno, recently released the results of an independent survey across 10 different countries to see the state of digital asset knowledge and adoption. SA Crypto was at the media release of these results, and James…
Market Update 02 Nov ‘18 - BTC Whitepaper voice notes, market analysis, Blockchain headlines
Nov 2, 2018 • 19 min
πŸ‘†πŸŽ™ This week’s Market Roundup was recorded & produced between King Shaka & Joburg airports, and it features… πŸ—ž Short headlines on price action. πŸ—ž Voice notes from some of the team about how they got into crypto. πŸ—ž Analysis from SA Crypto’s financial…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 28 Oct ‘18
Oct 28, 2018 • 7 min
The SA Crypto podcast brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups.
Did we break to the downside? Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 12 Oct ‘18
Oct 12, 2018 • 5 min
After a $300 Bitcoin selloff on Thursday morning, we’re down 7.45% across the board in the cryptoasset markets. We ask our Financial Analyst, Graeme Tennant, if we’ve finally “broken to the downside”; while taking a snapshot across the markets for the…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 05 Oct ‘18
Oct 5, 2018 • 6 min
This week we see that 61% of the Top 100 are down, we analyze the CMC16 (16 coins above $1 billion), and we hear from the Prime Minister of Malta! Be sure to subscribe to the SA Crypto newsletter as well, a weekly roundup of all blockchain news from South…
Interview with Eugéne Etsebeth, formerly of SARB, fintech specialist, now COO at ICE3x
Oct 5, 2018 • 17 min
James had an opportunity to sit down with Eugéne Etsebeth, who is one of the thought leaders of digital assets on the African continent. Having done some incredible work at the South African Reserve Bank, and operating in fintech throughout the many years…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 28 Sept
Sep 28, 2018 • 5 min
This week we look at Ether regaining its position as the number 1 altcoin (ie. number 2 behind Bitcoin), how shortlived the XRP flippening really was, and just how thin the ice is for the current Bitcoin support zone.
SA Crypto - Weekly Market Roundup - 21 Sept
Sep 22, 2018 • 6 min
In this week’s market roundup, we talk about XRP flippening ETH (albeit at time of recording - has changed since publishing) and we look at which cryptoassets gained the most in this short but exciting rally.
$1000 in 12 hours? WTF Happened?
Sep 6, 2018 • 10 min
Our Technical Analyst Graeme Tennant Gives Us His Thoughts
Tech Talk 01: 22Seven Budgeting App & Samsung S10e
Sep 3, 2018 • 8 min
In this edition of Tech Talk, we look at App of the Week: 22Seven. A budgeting app with an incredible User Interface, and incredibly intuitive AI that will pick up your spending habits, and help you create a working budget! We also answer the question of…
Interview with Ethereum Developer Jevon Coffin-Grey
Aug 31, 2018 • 53 min
We chatted to local Ethereum developer Jevon Coffin-Grey who gives into some insight into the world of Ethereum Development
Inteviews at BECSA Durban 30 August
Aug 31, 2018 • 21 min
We interviewed some of the Blockchain thought leaders at the BECSA event in Durban on the 30th August. We also give some details about new exciting website launch
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 24 August
Aug 28, 2018 • 7 min
Join us as we take a a look at this weeks Crypto News & Market Round up.
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 17 August
Aug 17, 2018 • 4 min
Join us as we take a a look at this weeks Crypto News & Market Round up.
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 3 August
Aug 3, 2018 • 7 min
Join us on our first weekly roundup podcast where we take a a look at some of the latest news in Crypto and whats in store over the next couple of days.