• NewsBTC launched a Crypto Holiday Special to provide perspective on the crypto industry and to look into the past, present, and future of the industry.
• Wei Zhou, former CFO at Binance, was interviewed and discussed the biggest moment of 2022 and the fundamentals that will keep crypto alive.
• He believes that Bitcoin, just like the Internet, will survive any storm that comes its way.
As the year 2022 comes to a close, NewsBTC decided to launch a Crypto Holiday Special to provide a retrospective of the crypto industry. This special will look into the past, present, and future of crypto and provide a more in-depth look into the industry. To this end, NewsBTC has reached out to multiple guests to understand the highs and lows of the industry over the past year.
In the spirit of Charles Dicken’s classic, “A Christmas Carol,” we will explore different perspectives of the industry in order to understand how it might support the future of finances. One of the figures we interviewed was Wei Zhou, the Chief Financial Officer of the largest crypto exchange in the world, Binance. During his three-year tenure at Binance, Zhou has seen the industry go through many changes and believes that the days of commingling users and the exchange’s assets are long gone.
When asked about the most significant difference for the crypto market from Christmas 2021, Zhou noted that Bitcoin, just like the Internet, will survive any storm that comes its way and that he has no inkling of doubt about that. He also discussed the biggest moment of 2022 from his unique perspective and the fundamentals that will keep crypto alive and on track to fulfill its destiny.
Overall, Zhou believes that the crypto industry is in a better place than it was a year ago and that the future is bright for the industry. He believes that the industry will continue to grow and that exchanges will need to evolve in order to keep up with the changing landscape. He also noted that crypto will continue to be a key driver of innovation and that it will likely be a key factor in the future of finance.
We thank Wei Zhou for his insight and look forward to seeing how the industry continues to evolve in the coming years. As we look back on the past year, we can only hope that the industry will continue to make positive strides in the future.