Kevin O’Leary: The Opportunity With Bitcoin’s Sustainability Issues

Kevin O’Leary, Released on 6/19/21

I sat with Yahoo Finance’s Zack Guzman and talked about bitcoin’s sustainability issues, & what made me change my tune about crypto.

00:32 – Bitcoin sustainability issues
03:00 – Fixing the Environmental Impact of BTC
05:09 – Not owning BTC that is mined unsustainably
06:10 – ESG Criteria for businesses
07:40 – The impact of other cryptocurrencies
08:41 – Ethereum
10:21 – DeFi
12:37 – Why I’m not into dogecoin
13:30 – Crypto for the average investor
14:18 – Coinbase
15:51 – NFTs
18:36 – What changed my mind on crypto
19:53 – Making Crypto institution friendly
22:54 – End

Kevin O’Leary is a Canadian businessman, investor, and television personality. From his basement, he launched SoftKey Software Products and In 1999 Kevin sold his company to the Mattel Toy Company for a staggering 3.7 billion dollars, one of the largest deals ever done in the consumer software industry. To keep his money working hard, he took control of his wealth from his lackluster money managers and founded his own mutual fund company, O’Leary Funds. He raised hundreds of millions of dollars from investors who share his “get paid while you wait” yield oriented, value investing philosophy. He is a venture capitalist on the Canadian television show Dragons’ Den as well as a shark on the United States’ version of Dragons’ Den, Shark Tank, which airs on ABC. Kevin has authored 2 books: Cold Hard Truth: On Business, Money & Life and The Cold Hard Truth On Men, Women, and Money: 50 Common Money Mistakes and How to Fix Them.

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