Browsing the "Funds" Tag

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.

Hong Kong’s Securities Watchdog to Regulate Crypto Funds

| Yogita Khatri

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission says it will bring crypto funds under its securities regulations to improve investor protection.

Crypto Fund Wins License From Swiss Markets Watchdog

| Wolfie Zhao

Switzerland's financial markets regulator FINMA has issued an asset management license to a crypto investment fund.

Yale University Said to Invest in $400 Million Paradigm Crypto Fund

| Daniel Palmer

Has Yale University just plunged into the turbulent waters of the cryptocurrency space? A new Bloomberg report suggests it has.

$1 Billion Blockchain Fund Founders Plan Japanese Yen Stablecoin

| Wolfie Zhao

Founding partners of the $1 billion blockchain fund backed by a Chinese city government are planning to roll out a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin.

World Bank Bond Blockchain Offers Key Insights

| Michael J Casey

Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank's "blockchain bond" success has reinvigorated that question.