Bitcoin News #51 – Are banks afraid of Bitcoin, Segwit Status, Conservative Dev

Bitcoin news for the week of Sep 18th with special guest @AriDavidPaul, CIO & Managing Partner of BlockTower Capital!

Recently a wealth advisor from Singapore stated that 'Banks are Afraid of Bitcoin. Do regular banks, or central banks or both have to fear bitcoin?

Segwit Status: With segwit now reaching over 4% of tx's is it holding up to it's promises?

Ariel Deschapell recently wrote an article entitled "The Economic Case for Conservative Bitcoin Development". Do we think of bitcoin's dev process as being "conservative" and what are the benefits/downsides to this that we've seen so far?