Browsing the "Funds" Tag

What It’s Like Being CIO of a Crypto Fund

| Jeff Dorman

Jeff Dorman of Arca Funds shares his experience of what it’s like being a CIO of a cryptocurrency fund.

Asset Manager Stone Ridge Files SEC Prospectus for Bitcoin Futures Fund

| William Foxley

The firm's SEC prospectus details a cash-settled bitcoin futures fund offering 100,000 shares at $10 apiece.

UK Fund That Aims to Capitalize on Crypto Volatility Raises $50 Million

| Daniel Palmer

U.K.-licensed Nickel Asset Management says it has raised $50 million for a fund aimed to make profits off the volatility of cryptocurrencies.

Ex-R3 Exec’s New Mission: Run $100 Trillion Fund Trade on Private Blockchains

| Ian Allison

Former R3 executive Brian McNulty has launched a blockchain startup aiming to streamline fund management.

Billionaire Investor Henry Kravis Makes First Crypto Investment

| Daniel Palmer

Billionaire businessman Henry Kravis has reportedly made an investment in a crypto fund started by an ex-employee.

Crypto Funds, Lending and Market Manipulation

| Noelle Acheson

The growing practice of asset lending by crypto hedge funds could add systemic risk to the sector if we are not vigilant, argues Noelle Acheson.

Bitfury, Swiss Investment Firm Launch Regulated Bitcoin Mining Fund

| Yogita Khatri

Bitfury and Swiss investment firm Final Frontier have launched a bitcoin mining fund after it was authorized by an EU regulator.

Pennsylvania’s State-Backed VC Firm Is Tokenizing an Investment Fund

| Anna Baydakova

Ben Franklin Technology Partners, a Pennsylvania-funded VC provider, is tokenizing shares in one of its funds.

New $50 Million Fund Makes First Investment in Blockchain ID Startup

| Yogita Khatri

A new $50 million VC fund set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta has invested in its first startup, blockchain identity project Trusted Key.

Galaxy Digital Raising $250 Million to Offer Loans to Crypto Firms: Report

| Yogita Khatri

Michael Novogratz's crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital is raising $250 million to build a credit fund, according to Business Insider.