Private Equity

Deus X CEO Tim Grant (Deus X)
Crypto Investment Firm Deus X Capital Launches With $1B in Assets
The family office backed investment and operating company begins with an initial $1 billion of assets.
Deus X CEO Tim Grant (Deus X)

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StepStone VC Raises $97M for Two Blockchain Funds
SEC filings show pooled investment figures for the two private equity funds.
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SEC Proposal Could Make It Harder for Hedge Funds to Work With Crypto Firms: Report
SEC Proposal Could Make It Harder for Hedge Funds to Work With Crypto Firms: Report
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is planning to propose rule changes that would make it harder for hedge funds, private equity firms and pension funds to work...
SEC Proposal Could Make It Harder for Hedge Funds to Work With Crypto Firms: Report

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 15: Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, on Capitol Hill, September 15, 2022 in Washington, DC. The Committee met to hold an oversight hearing on the SEC. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)
SEC to Make It Harder for Hedge Funds to Work With Crypto Firms: Bloomberg
The rule change would make it harder for crypto firms to become "qualified custodians," according to the report.
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 15: Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, on Capitol Hill, September 15, 2022 in Washington, DC. The Committee met to hold an oversight hearing on the SEC. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

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Crypto Miner Pow.re Raises $9.2M Series A at $150M Valuation
Montreal-headquartered mining firm specializes in operating from locations with stranded power.
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Update on Crypto Investments in the Private Market
Update on Crypto Investments in the Private Market
Joseph Borda, SVP and Head of Americas Research and Data Operations at Preqin, joins I.D.E.A.S. 2022 with an update on crypto activities in the private equity market including...
Update on Crypto Investments in the Private Market

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Crypto Infrastructure Firm Blockstream Seeks to Raise Funds at 70% Lower Valuation: Bloomberg
The under $1 billion valuation is a far cry from the $3.2 billion valuation Blockstream had received in 2021.
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Anchorage Digital will be Apollo's crypto custodian. (Jason Dent/Unsplash)
Apollo Global Hires Anchorage Digital as Crypto Custodian
The private-equity giant, which has $513 billion in assets under management, will place a "significant portion" of its digital-assets holdings with Anchorage.
Anchorage Digital will be Apollo's crypto custodian. (Jason Dent/Unsplash)

Crypto Doesn’t Have Same Level of Ethics as Private Equity, Billionaire Says
Crypto Doesn’t Have Same Level of Ethics as Private Equity, Billionaire Says
The Financial Times reports that billionaire co-founder of Thoma Bravo, Orlando Bravo, said he was disappointed that some ethical standards in parts of the crypto industry are...
Crypto Doesn’t Have Same Level of Ethics as Private Equity, Billionaire Says

KKR has joined the ranks of traditional finance firms entering the blockchain world. (Sophie Backes/Unsplash)
Investment Giant KKR Puts Portion of Private Equity Fund on Avalanche Blockchain
The firm hopes that a tokenized fund will increase accessibility to individual investors.
KKR has joined the ranks of traditional finance firms entering the blockchain world. (Sophie Backes/Unsplash)