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The subsequent story I imagine and it is about which in a model new issued I Guess yesterday says that it holds 604 Million {{dollars}} of of purchaser crypto Most of it between eth and with A bit of various stuff mixed in there as Well comes with some additional Reporting requirements that had been set Forth by a contemporary uh protection change and Now we get to see uh the extent to which PayPal prospects are getting in on this Crypto stuff so fascinating amount to See that's as you're you that's as of The end of 12 months Um everybody is aware of that the tip of ultimate 12 months Was pretty robust for the crypto markets And it'd be fascinating to see Um the place that amount ends up this 12 months But I'm going to toss it to Adam on PayPal's numbers Yeah I indicate I imagine that we proceed to See that PayPal you acknowledge has had a lot Of by providing a quite simple to Use service as soon as extra like one in all many Interesting Parts about their service is That it connects to their service supplier Network in a signifies that's pretty distinctive in The home PayPal has a great deal of retailers That have built-in it and normally you're having a look at you acknowledge like hey I have to spend some crypto then that's Something that really is kind of Difficult because of not a great deal of who Are in the marketplace take it so there's I

Think a great argument for why of us Are holding their crypto with PayPal uh As with all of this completely different stuff that We've been talking about as soon as extra giving Your your uh you acknowledge giving your tokens To anybody carries counterparty hazard With it so I imagine that's an fascinating Kind of parallel in opposition to that it's not Too loads I imagine as soon as extra you acknowledge like I Was anticipating a number of most likely Closer to a billion {{dollars}} nevertheless I Suppose with valuations the place they're You such as you acknowledge in two years or So that exact same amount of crypto winds up Being way money nevertheless yeah not too Much to say on this one fascinating Story a little bit of bit nevertheless not stunning at All Jen Yeah I I believed this was fascinating I Thought about Canada I'm going to hold It once more to Canada as soon as extra so as an illustration If you've got gotten a coinbase account in Canada You can solely withdraw to a PayPal to a PayPal account and so I imagine presumably some Partners Partnerships like that get People onto PayPal and interacting with Their crypto product what I imagine will Be fascinating is to see what happens With PayPal and crypto as we switch Forward so is Retiring in 2023 they solely launched That that they had been going to place off 2 000 People I actually really feel like they've been a little bit of Bit gradual to get into the crypto sport and

That's not positively not a nasty issue But they solely simply these days allowed prospects To take crypto off of the platform and So I merely shock given the state of the Industry given the monetary State And the uh enterprise changes that are Coming up if they're going to proceed down This crypto path or if we might see them Pause until the next full cycle Zach What do you suppose I imagine PayPal was a market chief on This one correct they kind of kick-started That preliminary like crypto the place It was like oh no wow the Really are proper right here like we've kind of Forget how large a deal it was that PayPal Added this service even in its first Highly custodial sort they subsequently Acquired a crypto custody company I contemplate Was often called Curve no e they normally've made Transferring these funds off of purchaser Accounts into exterior wallets So it is slightly little bit of this that I Think you acknowledge we discuss it a lot Right this journey that these Companies go on and uh you acknowledge they Start with one factor that's extraordinarily Comfortable to them and their prospects and They start so as to add a bit additional of that Real crypto down the road Um I imagine sooner or later presumably there's a method That D5 works alongside together with your PayPal account And that'd be great cool Are We There Yet fully not nevertheless I I imagine the

History does counsel that presumably there's Some Um March in the direction of decentralization inside The Contours of these enterprise Empires That does give prospects that efficiency Should they they choose to utilize it I Think most likely they've the tech to Support it with the Curve acquisition From at any time when that was so anyway I I'd Be curious to see as soon as extra what the next Thing PayPal does with crypto I imagine to Their credit score rating that they had been a bit early Relative to quite a few the completely different fintech Players that jumped in Um nevertheless yeah I assume they could on a regular basis be Doing additional and Jen's eyes a minimal of huh Jen properly I indicate you acknowledge 2020 I forgot We're in 2023 so yeah I was like 2020s Yesterday I actually really feel like that's You know what about 2017 the place had been they That's precise precise monitor Good Stuff