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A weekly tastytrade podcast from Tom Sosnoff and Dylan Ratigan covering everything from investment approaches, to politics, to technology, to world news.

 

Apr 28, 2021

There was a time when monopolies were a legitimate threat. There are those who today see Facebook and Amazon as monopolies. If you’re going to break them up then Dylan thinks it needs to be done in a way benefitting user. However, Tom doesn’t think monopolies exist anymore given the speed of technology combined with...


Apr 21, 2021

Speculative success, whether it was in cryptocurrencies, meme stocks or SPACs created the momentum bringing in a new generation of market participants. Whether or not they’ll stick around once the bubble bursts is this week’s focus of discussion. One the one hand, Tom doesn’t care how people got invited to the...


Apr 14, 2021

Coinbase went public today with a valuation of nearly $100B. However, all you can do with Coinbase is buy crypto for a fee. Eventually, that fee will come down as all fees eventually become commoditized. Once that happens, it becomes harder to justify a $100B valuation. It’s really a matter of time before the...


Apr 7, 2021

The tax system is broken and needs fixing. It’s not because we need taxes to pay for infrastructure. It’s because the playing fields globally and domestically needs leveling. By design or not, we’ve adopted Modern Monetary Theory to pay for programs. There’s no need to raise income taxes for that. But we do need...