On Wednesday, October 25, Jeff Schumacher – Digital Ventures’ Founder and CEO – appeared live in New York on CNBC’s “Power Lunch,” one of the primary daytime news programs for business leaders worldwide.

Jeff discussed the negative impacts of regulation, and how it could force innovation to happen elsewhere, as well as potential outcomes of the reduction in corporate tax rate. He also discussed where innovation is coming from—and that jobs will ultimately come from early stage growth, which DV is focused upon.

The conversation then led to blockchain technology, one of our biggest areas for investments, and how, unlike 90% of the companies out there focused on the currency side, we are focused on blockchain 3.0 around platforms, identify management and asset tracking.

Watch the full interview below: