Tag: hedge funds

Aug 11 2022

SEC Will Demand Hedge Funds To Report Crypto Exposure Post Terra Collapse

The SEC and CFTC look to mitigate the risks establishments pose due to crypto exposures. This is due to the contagion spread by the Terra debacle and the crash of the crypto markets. The events majorly impacted several entities, costing...

Jun 28 2022

Traditional hedge funds consider regulatory uncertainty biggest barrier to entry in crypto

There have never been more traditional hedge funds investing in crypto, but around two-thirds are still hesitant to enter the market, according to PwC's 2022 Global Crypto Hedge Fund Report. Those on the fence said they were waiting for the market to mature and more regulations to be set in place. The report offers...

Jun 25 2022

Crypto hedge funds are bullish on Bitcoin and knee-deep in DeFi

The volatility that has become synonymous with the crypto industry hasn't deterred institutions from participating in it, as hedge funds investing in crypto are at an all-time high, according to PwC's 2022 Global Crypto Hedge Fund Report. The annual report surveys both traditional hedge funds and specialist...

Jul 30 2021

$41 Billion Hedge Fund GoldenTree Has Added Bitcoin To Its Balance Sheet

GoldenTree, with $41 billion in assets under management, is one among a growing number of traditional hedge funds purchasing bitcoin.GoldenTree, run by Founder and Chief Investment Officer Steven Tananbaum, has added bitcoin to its balance sheet, The Street reported earlier today.GoldenTree, with $41...

Jul 06 2021

Jun 16 2021

Cryptocurrency Assets Are Getting Popular among Hedge Funds

A recent study shows that 98% of surveyed CFOs expect their hedge fund to invest in cryptocurrencies by 2026.

Jun 15 2021

May 25 2021

PwC Survey: Bitcoin Price Will Hit $100,000 By End Of Year

May 25 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitcoin price hedge funds markets pwc

The latest cryptocurrency hedge fund report by PricewaterhouseCoopers found respondents predicting a $100,000 bitcoin price by end of year.PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), one of the “big four” accounting firms, has released its “3rd Annual Global Crypto Hedge Fund Report 2021” in conjunction with the...

Feb 06 2021

Bill Miller-Run $2.25B Fund May Buy GBTC to Gain Bitcoin Exposure of Up to 15%

Feb 06 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bill miller business gbtc hedge funds news

The fund noted that it would not expose more than 15% of its $2.25 billion in assets to bitcoin.

Feb 05 2021

Crypto Hedge Fund Founder Pleads Guilty to $90M Fraud

Feb 05 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  crime doj hedge funds news policy & regulation

Virgil Capital founder Stefan Qin lied to investors and siphoned off millions to fund a lavish lifestyle.

Feb 01 2021

Have the Hedge Funds Infiltrated Reddit’s WallStreetBets?

The media keeps saying WallStreetBets is going after silver; WallStreetBets members say it’s a campaign to co-opt and divide them.

Robinhood Can’t Democratize Finance Using Old Tools

Feb 01 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  gamestop hedge funds opinion reddit robinhood

Robinhood saw the ire of traders last week because it promised to be different. It turned out to be fancy app on top of an antiquated system.

Jan 30 2021

The Small Guys Rebel Against their Big Brother Hedge Funds

What the GameStop stock market chaos can teach crypto and why the Bank of International Settlements is pitching central bank digital currencies (CBDC) instead of crypto. Also the privacy concerns around China’s digital yuan.

Jan 04 2021

SkyBridge’s Bitcoin Cache Rises to $310M

SkyBridge's bitcoin investment has already climbed to more than $300 million, mostly due to price appreciation in the past couple of months.

Dec 09 2020

World’s Top Hedge Fund Manager Compares Bitcoin with Gold

Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates termed bitcoin as a good tool for portfolio diversification.

Dec 08 2020

How BitGo Is Getting Into the Events Business

BitGo has added cap intro services, a kind of marketing activity carried out among hedge fund investors, to its crypto brokerage offering.

Nov 16 2020

Scaramucci’s $9.2B SkyBridge ‘May Seek Exposure to Digital Assets’

Nov 16 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  anthony scaramucci hedge funds news

SkyBridge Capital is giving itself an opening to indirectly invest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Nov 15 2020

Crypto Long & Short: What We’re Getting Wrong About Druckenmiller and Bitcoin

Stanley Druckenmiller’s comments about bitcoin were blown out of proportion. They were positive for crypto, but not for the reasons most believe.

Nov 12 2020

Bitcoin Breaches $16K as (Committed) Holders Diss Dalio’s Diss

Nov 12 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin ethereum first mover hedge funds markets

Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio says bitcoin could be due for a reckoning. It didn't bother bitcoin: Prices rallied, and holders are holding on.

Nov 11 2020

Bridgewater’s Dalio Sees Governments Banning Bitcoin Should It Become ‘Material’

Nov 11 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin hedge funds markets news people

The founder of the world's largest hedge fund said he sees three main problems with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

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