Unlike other private funds, complex analysis is required to determine registration considerations for the manager of a crypto fund. This is because, unlike other asset categories such as securities and futures, cryptocurrency investments are not […]
Investments in initial coin offerings (ICOs) and private investments in blockchain initiatives would almost certainly be deemed investments in securities (per the SEC) and thus trigger either SEC or state investment adviser registration. Certain exemptions […]
Once shares have been allocated, the smart contract immediately deploys investor capital to a BitVestTrader-registered account at an approved cryptocurrency exchange such as KRAKEN, GDAX or Gemini. The fund manager has trading authority over this […]
A smart contract that operates a fund that may exist for 10 or more years requires a different design than a one-time ICO contract: Security:We only expose selected functions to external investors. Administrative functions such […]
Compared to other sectors like payments, the fund administration world is slow and expensive. Hedge funds typically allow new subscriptions and redemptions once per month, and monthly operational costs are typically $50–100k per month. Relative […]
No. An investment in our fund requires a high degree of trust placed in the fund manager. This is by design. Fund investors want their capital to be managed by a centralized professional manager, not […]
Unlike an ICO in which the proceeds are used to build a project of uncertain value, our fund’s investment proceeds can only be invested in a limited portfolio of liquid cryptocurrencies, marked-to-market on a daily […]
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