Ep 99 – A Look into the Evolving Landscape of Traditional Finance with Tony Saliba

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This week on the Alternative Investing Advantage podcast, host Alex Perny welcomes Tony Saliba, CEO of Liquid Mercury, for a discussion on understanding the fast-changing landscape of traditional finance with the adoption of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Tony is a well-known global business leader and is also the CEO of Option Technology Solutions.

During this episode, Tony gives an overview of the evolving landscape of traditional finance. He discusses the potential benefits of distributed ledger technology, blockchain, and tokenization, particularly in the context of cryptocurrency. Tony explains the issues with stablecoins and securities lending in the US market. Additionally, he touches on the US government’s plans to introduce a treasury coin, which is a digital version of the dollar.

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About Our Guest Tony Saliba

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Tony is an internationally renowned business leader, multi-faceted serial entrepreneur, option trading pioneer, shareholder, operator, and investor in nearly 100 companies. He is a master trader at CBOE and served on the Board of Directors. Tony is the only options trader to be featured in the seminal work “Market Wizards,” showcasing the world’s best pro traders. He is also the founder of the International Trading Institute, which pioneered training pro traders and market makers worldwide for 25 years.

About Our Host Alex Perny, CISP

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Alex Perny is a business development specialist and host of Advanta IRA’s podcast, the Alternative Investment Advantage. He is a self-described policy geek who loves learning the rules and technical aspects of SDIRAs, employer plans, and IRS regulations.

For more than a decade, Alex has helped thousands invest in alternative assets. These include precious metals, real estate, private stock, notes, and countless others. Additionally, he has spoken to investors across the country about using retirement plans to invest outside the stock market. Alex also believes so strongly in self-direction that he invests his own IRA and HSA in real estate and private equity.