Browsing the "Hedge Funds" Tag

crypto, fiat

Crypto Funds Are Outperforming – You Shouldn’t Be Surprised

| Josh Gnaizda

Josh Gnaizda of Crypto Fund Research looks into possible reasons behind the relative performance of crypto funds vs bitcoin since Q1 2017.

US Firm Launches Hedge Fund With Holdings in Coinbase, Bakkt

| Daniel Kuhn

The NYCQ Fund is a tokenized venture fund with holdings in Coinbase, Bakkt, Nomics, and Tagomi.

Crypto Hedge Funds’ Average AUM Grew Three Times in Q1

| Yogita Khatri

The average assets under management (AUM) of global cryptocurrency hedge funds increased three-fold in the first quarter of 2019, new research from…

Emberfund Turns Your Phone Into a Crypto Hedge Fund

| John Biggs

Emberfund is a new mobile app that lets anyone buy into an index of cryptocurrencies that automatically balances itself over time.

Numerai to Cut Token Supply by 10 Million to Become ‘Decentralized as F*ck’

| Brady Dale

Numerai, a next-gen hedge fund, plans to decentralize its platform by destroying the keys to the smart contract controlling its token supply.

Northern Trust Is Helping Hedge Funds Invest in Cryptocurrencies

| Nikhilesh De

U.S.-based custody bank Northern Trust is helping traditional "mainstream" hedge funds expand into cryptocurrencies, says Forbes.

Hedge Fund Billionaire Steven Cohen Is Getting into Crypto

| Muyao Shen

Billionaire Steven Cohen, once dubbed the "Hedge Fund King," has reportedly invested in a crypto hedge fund.

bears, toys

Bank of America Is Closing My Three-Year-Old’s Account Over Crypto

| Tim Enneking

My daughter is 3 years old. Bank of America is closing her account because of her “risk profile” and a highly indirect “connection” to…

Report: 9 Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Have Closed in 2018

| Nikhilesh De

Bloomberg reported Monday that nine cryptocurrency hedge funds have shut down in the first quarter of 2018.

Sina Nader

Wall Street Vets Raise $50 Million for Crypto Fund of Funds

| Michael del Castillo

Sia Nader's Cryptolux, a cryptocurrency fund-of-funds, aims to take advantage of lessons he drew in the 2008 crash – including the value of…