Meltem Demirors, chief strategy officer at CoinShares, discusses her role in developing crypto-asset investment vehicles for institutional investors. In this interview with Real Vision’s Justine Underhill, Demirors shares how her diverse background in commodities trading, corporate treasury, and supply chain management informs her approach to investing in bitcoin and altcoins. She also speaks about potential systemic risks in the crypto space, the drivers of the boom-bust cycle in bitcoin, and what it will take for large investment to flow into cryptocurrencies. Finally, Demirors touches on the the hidden purpose behind Facebook’s coin. Filmed on June 17, 2019 in New York.