Browsing the "Hedge Funds" Tag

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.

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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.

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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…

Buying Bitcoin? Hedge Funds Will Use Blockchain, Too

| Mona El Isa

The future of tokenized monies calls for a tokenized investment fund. The road there is being paved, but it's not so cut and dry.