Crypto arbitrage hedge fund firm Tyr Capital launches long-only fund Submitted 12/04/2021 - 3:39pm Tyr Capital Partners, the team behind crypto arbitrage hedge fund, Tyr Capital Arbitrage SP, is setting up an actively managed long-only fund to launch next year, following increasing demand from investors. Read the full story at Institutional Asset Manager... Like this article? Sign up to our free newsletter Tags Digital Assets Funds Launches & Fundraising.
Cryptocurrency hedge fund BKCoin Capital's evolving arbitrage strategy soars amid bitcoin surge Submitted By Hugh Leask | 04/03/2021 - 6:09pm Since launching in late 2018, BKCoin Capital, a New York-based digital asset-focused hedge fund firm, has built an impressive track record with its market neutral, arbitrage-based approach to cryptocurrency trading. Established by founding principals Carlos Betancourt and Kevin Kang, the BKCoin Digital Asset Fund aims to capitalise on price inefficiency and volatility within cryptocurrencies using an algorithm-based trading model that fuses elements of statistical arbitrage and multi-strategy long/short investing.
As much more hedge money pile into cryptocurrencies, current market inefficiencies and selling price dispersion are bringing clean arbitrage prospects for supervisors. Bitcoin's sustained rally above the previous yr saw the cryptocurrency roar to a file higher of more than USD41,000 in early 2021, with quite a few investors ever more applying it as a hedge in opposition to slipping genuine yields and inflation hazards stemming from central lender quantitative easing.
Bitcoin's inefficiencies are creating arbitrage trades for crypto hedge funds Submitted By Hugh Leask | 19/01/2021 - 9:15am As more hedge funds pile into cryptocurrencies, market inefficiencies and price dispersion are bringing fresh arbitrage opportunities for managers. Bitcoin's sustained rally over the past year saw the cryptocurrency roar to a record high of more than USD41,000 in early 2021, with many investors increasingly using it as a hedge against falling real yields and inflation risks stemming from central bank quantitative easing.
Glafka Capital Launches Starboard Digital Strategies, An Institutional Grade Crypto Arbitrage Hedge Fund, Available In A Few Clicks On Its Valk Digital Platform
Glafka Capital, the first FCA-authorised alternative investments fund manager to create and manage a digital currency arbitrage fund, will be hosting it on a VALK Corda powered platform offering unprecedented investor onboarding experience. Glafka's Starboard Digital Strategies investors will benefit from a fully institutional grade hedge fund, with a strategy that taps on the opportunities generated by the extreme volatility in digital currencies and transforms them to uniquely high market neutral returns with low standard deviation.
Glafka Capital launches crypto arbitrage hedge fund Submitted 14/01/2021 - 10:58am Glafka Capital, an FCA-authorised alternative investments fund manager, has launched a digital currency arbitrage hedge fund which will be hosted on a VALK Corda powered platform. Investors in Glafka's Starboard Digital Strategies will benefit from a fully institutional grade hedge fund, with a strategy that 'taps on the opportunities generated by the extreme volatility in digital currencies and transforms them to uniquely high market neutral returns with low standard deviation'. The fund draws on the expertise of Glafka's Digital Assets Group, ranging from derivatives trading, blockchain development, risk management and regulatory compliance.
Accelerate's hedge fund and arbitrage ETFs added to RBC Dominion Securities A+ Platform Submitted 27/10/2020 - 10:00am Accelerate Financial Technologies' (Accelerate) suite of institutional-calibre alternative ETFs, inclduing the Accelerate Absolute Return Hedge Fund (HDGE) and Accelerate Arbitrage Fund (ARB), have been added to the RBC Dominion Securities A+ platform. Read the full story at ETF Express... Tags Funds ETFs.
Edhec-risk Alternative Indexes: Hedge Fund Strategies Consolidate Their Performances In A Context Of Market Recovery
Click here to download the latest performance update of the EDHEC-Risk Alternative Indexes. In August, as in July, the stock market experienced a month of strong performance. The S&P 500 registered a 7.19% profit, not only erasing all its losses since the beginning of the year, but also registering a 9.74% profit over this period. Market implied volatility increased to 26.46%, a value higher than its long-term average (around 20%), but below its year-to-date average level (around 32%).
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Dubbed 'Nickel Arbitrage Fund,' the new vehicle has raised $50 million under the stamp of approval from UK regulators. : London-based hedge fund manager Nickel Asset Management has officially launched an actively managed crypto investment fund that is geared towards experienced investors who are looking to capitalize from volatility in the cryptocurrency markets. Dubbed 'Nickel Arbitrage Fund,' the new vehicle has raised $50 million and became one of the few investment funds focused on cryptocurrencies to win the stamp of approval from UK regulators.