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  • What Is An ETF? Bitcoin Investment, Companies, News, News teaser

    Two Ex-BlackRock Managers to Launch Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund

    Two of BlackRock’s fixed-income managers have resigned from the world’s largest asset manager to launch a cryptocurrency hedge fund. The two BlackRock ex-managers are Adam Grimsley, who was a fixed income specialist for eight years, and Michael Wong, who was the senior portfolio manager and head of fixed income asset allocation, are launching a cryptocurrency hedge fund called Prime Factor Capital. Grimsley and Wong are partnering with Nic Niedermowwe, an Oxford Maths PhD. He will serve

    · February 3, 2018 · 5:00 am
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    Bitcoin Now Accounts For 50% Of Miller’s MVP1 Hedge Fund

    Bill Miller’s MVP1 fund now holds 50% of its total asset value in Bitcoin – but not for long. Ask someone with a bit of Wall Street savvy to list some of the top contrarian investors in the US and you’ll almost certainly hear Bill Miller’s name. He’s known primarily for applying this approach to his trades while at Legg Mason, the US investment management firm with close to three-quarters of a trillion dollars under

    · December 18, 2017 · 5:30 pm
  • Novogratz Sets Next Target Price for Bitcoin at $40,000 Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, Bitcoin Investment, Companies, News, News teaser, Trending

    Macro Trader Mike Novogratz Says Wall Street Nearing Bitcoin Adoption

    Former hedge fund manager turned cryptocurrency investor Mike Novogratz just said he believes institutional investors are only weeks away from adopting Bitcoin and Ethereum en masse. Novogratz also said this Wall Street “migration” will cause crypto prices to surge.  Fortress Investment Group alumni Mike Novogratz once again offered his bullish opinions on the crypto space in new comments from the first day of New York’s Reuters Global 2018 Investment Outlook Summit. “The institutionalization of this space

    · November 14, 2017 · 5:00 am
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    Hedge Funds Are Investing Big Sums Into ICOs

    According to reports, new hedge funds are now investing millions of dollars into Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs: The New Way to Make Quick money? In the last couple of months, Initial Coin Offerings have received a lot of attention from investors worldwide. According to data from Coinschedule, 153 projects were able to raise the impressive amount of $2.3 billion through ICOs. Experts believe that hedge funds are the main contributors of these ICOs. A recent

    · October 5, 2017 · 11:00 am
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    The Secret Hedge Fund That is Outperforming Bitcoin

    This ‘stealth’ cryptocurrency hedge fund is being backed by the top venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Choosing instead to let its performance numbers speak for themselves, the fund has shied away from the spotlight and never even announced its recent fundraising round. The Way Forward MetaStable Capital, is a hedge fund in ‘stealth’ mode that primarily focuses on cryptocurrencies and ICOs. One of hedge funds founders is the well-known CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant. This unique hedge

    · July 29, 2017 · 11:00 am
  • Wall Street's Old Guard Has A Double Standard When It Comes To Bitcoin Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Investment, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    Investors see ICO as the Future of Venture Capitalism

    This year has been a very profitable for cryptocurrency investors. More and more people are investing in ICOs (Initial Coin Offering) in hope to get in the next Bitcoin or Ethereum. ICO the Future of Venture Capitalism? Any way you look at it, 2017 has been a record setting – and record breaking – year for cryptocurrencies and ICOs. Over 40 different projects have managed to raise an impressive $1.2 billion USD in funding through token sales.

    · July 15, 2017 · 12:30 pm
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    Bitcoin Interest Soars in the World’s Hedge Fund Capital

    Interest in “Bitcoin” according to Google search data shows that the the world’s hedge fund capital tops all other places in the Tri-State area. Hedge Funds Paying Attention The latest stats from Google trends reveal that most of the interest in Bitcoin for the Tri-State area (NY, NJ, CT)  is coming from the greater Greenwich area of Connecticut. While the global uptick in Bitcoin interest was already covered, it appears to be in an upswing particularly in regions commonly associated with hedge funds and

    · January 9, 2017 · 7:00 am