Most Crypto Hedge Funds Aren’t Really Hedge Funds

CryptoLux Capital's co-founder Sina Nader and Pactum Capital's CEO Daniel Cawrey explained why most crypto hedge funds aren't really hedge funds......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 11th, 2019

Crypto Funds, Lending and Market Manipulation

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......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 25th, 2019

Crypto Hedge Funds’ Average AUM Grew Three Times in Q1

The average assets under management (AUM) of global cryptocurrency hedge funds increased three-fold in the first quarter of 2019, new research from PwC and Elwood indicates......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 14th, 2019

Lack of Wall St back-office deters mainstream crypto investments

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Mundane back-office concerns are giving pause to potential investors in digital currency hedge funds who have otherwise warmed up to the volatile asset class......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2018

One of the largest bitcoin hedge funds killed it in April - but it still got showed up by passive funds

David Ryder / Stringer  Pantera Capital made a big comeback in April, thanks to a boom in the crypto m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2018

Consensus frenzy highlights crypto’s growth and diversity

As hedge funds have moved closer to crypto assets, many are realizing there's more to cryptocurrency than just magic Internet money. Consensus, the blockchain industry’s conference of th.....»»

Category: blogSource: TradestreamingMay 16th, 2018

Crypto Funds Launches Outpacing Hedge Fund Starts For Second Straight Year

Crypto Funds Launches Outpacing Hedge Fund Starts For Second Straight Year.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 4th, 2018

A crypto trader setting up a hedge fund apologised for making so much money

REUTERS/Erik De Castro Lawyer John Lore advises hedge funds and has seen a spike in specialist crypto funds asking for help. He said the background of his crypto clients is much more diverse than traditional fund managers. Some people .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2018

The NYSE Bitcoin Index (.NYXBT) excellent means of storing value

The NYSE Bitcoin Index (.NYXBT) excellent means of storing value The recent bitcoin price decline and subsequent bear market put a severe dent in profit projections for hedge funds that invest in crypto.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 27th, 2018

Numerai Opens Crypto-Powered Stock Betting Market to the Public

Numerai's decentralized Erasure marketplace has publicly launched, targeting hedge funds with its stock market predictions......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 4th, 2018

Crypto Volumes Tumble To 17-Month Low As "Bitcoin Becomes Boring"

All of those new crypto-focused hedge funds hoping to extract profits from vola.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 6th, 2018

Crypto Hedge Fund Launches Are Soaring to Record Levels This Year

Despite the bear market in cryptocurrencies, crypto hedge funds are expected to comprise 20% of all hedge fund launches this year, research indicates......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 10th, 2018

Fidelity Launches Company to Help Hedge Funds and Other Big Investors Trade Crypto

The move amid reports that institutional investors have supplanted individuals as the top bitcoin traders. Fidelity Investments is launching a new company for institutional clients that .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 15th, 2018

Cryptos: How bitcoin’s meltdown is ravaging hedge funds

What seemed like a bottomless pot of gold has been anything but that in 2018 for crypto funds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2018

From hedge funds to start-ups, industry feels crypto pain

This time last year, bitcoin was cruising to $20,000. Fast forward 12 months, and bitcoin is trading around $3,300 while other cryptocurrencies have reversed course, weighing heavily on investor confidence and the industry......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 18th, 2018

Banks Say Volatility Is Hurting Trading Revenue, Not Helping

The buy side aren't the only ones struggling to cash in on the explosive market volatility that has made this year one of the worst for markets since the Nixon era.  While hedge funds are on track to post their worst annualized returns sin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 22nd, 2018

The Next Wave Of Technology: Are Crypto Hedge Funds Pivoting To VC?

A discussion with FuturebackslashPerfect Ven.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 20th, 2019

Even With The Market Up By Double Digits, Hedge Funds Are Bleeding Cash

As we noted last month, even though hedge fund performance has rebounded .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 23rd, 2019

Hedge-fund emerging-market assets hit fresh high

Emerging-market assets managed by hedge funds hit a fresh high and performance was solid.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 22nd, 2019

Which Hedge Funds Are Making A Killing As Yields Collapse

There's no question that, when it comes to analyzing massive droves of data at lightning speeds, computers are far superior to humans. But when it comes to other deeply complicated skills like, say, composing a symphony .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 18th, 2019

GE was the most popular industrial stock for hedge funds last quarter. Here are 9 firms that likely took a beating after the stock tanked on fraud claims. (GE)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 2019