SFOX Raises $22.7 Million for Its Institutional Crypto Asset Management PlatformSeries A funding round led by Tribe Capital and Social Capital PALO ALTO, Calif., August 16, 2018-- SFOX, a cryptocurrency prime dealer for high-volume traders and institutional investors, announced today that it has raised $22.7 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Tribe Capital and Social Capital, with participation from Y Combinator, Khosla Ventures, DHVC, Blockchain Capital, Upside Partnership, SV Angel, DCG, Mark Britto, and Airbnb Co-Founder Nathan Blecharczyk.
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#audit--AuditBoard, a leading cloud-software platform for automating and transforming the way enterprises handle critical risk, audit and compliance work, announced a $40 million Series B investment led by global investment firm Battery Ventures. As part of the transaction, Battery General Partner Michael Brown will join AuditBoard's board of directors. AuditBoard, which was founded in 2014 by former PwC and EY auditors Daniel Kim and Jay Lee, will use the financing to sup.
It is no secret that the vast majority of investors, including hedge funds managers, have underperformed market indices over time. However, some managers have distinguished themselves generating very strong risk-adjusted returns.
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Risksense Raises $12m To Prioritize Security Risks - Like Safeguarding Midterm Elections | Venturebeat
RiskSense has raised $12 million in a second round of financing to help customers prioritize cybersecurity risks. It's also helping several U.S. states reduce cyberthreats related to the upcoming midterm elections. Spring Mountain Capital and NightDragon Security led the round, with participation from UL Ventures, Paladin Capital Group, Sun Mountain Capital, EPIC Ventures, and Jump [...]
Riskrecon, Third-party Cyber Risk Management Provider, Secures $25m In Series B Funding, Led By Accel | Business Wire
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RiskRecon today announced it has raised $25 million in Series B financing. : Investment will accelerate adoption of RiskRecon's industry-leading SaaS platform that dramatically improves the third-party cyber risk process SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RiskRecon, the fastest-growing company transforming management of third-party cyber risk, today announced it has raised $25 million in Series B financing.
By Don Steinbrugge, CFA - CEO, Agecroft Partners - It is no secret that the vast majority of investors, including hedge funds managers, have underperformed market indices over time. However, some managers have distinguished themselves generating very strong risk adjusted returns.
Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Orchid Asia Group is reopening its China alternative investment offering to external investors, according to an email seen by Opalesque. The Orchid China Master Fund ($), which has a track record of 10 years and manages $265m, had up until May annualised 12.8% since inception, with a YTD return of 14.3% - compared to the Hang Seng index' 1.8%. In May, the fund was up 9%, during "a relatively calm month for Chinese equities."
Q&A with Cedric Dingens, a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst, who oversees risk management and quantitative analysis at Notz Stucki and is also a member of the Portfolio Management & Hedge Fund Selection team.