Episode: Insuring DeFi with Nexus Mutual Founder Hugh Karp


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Insuring DeFi with Nexus Mutual Founder Hugh Karp

Nexus Mutual is an insurance protocol for DeFi that covers financial loss resulting from hacks and unintended code usage. Nexus paid out its first claim following one of the bZx hacks early this year. In this conversation, founder Hugh Karp details how he thinks about platform risk, particularly in the context of Ethereum’s migration to ETH 2.0, and sheds light on creating a decentralized alternative within one of the most regulated industries in the world. 

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