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$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, a hedge fund with $41 billion in assets under management, has added bitcoin to its balance sheet, The Street reported earlier today. According to The Street, GoldenTree purchased bitcoin to diversify from the conservative, debt-based […]

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CFO of World’s Largest Hedge Fund Joins Institutional Bitcoin Firm NYDIG

NYDIG, a leading bitcoin financial services firm, has announced that it will welcome the CFO of Bridgewater Associates John Dalby to its team. Dalby joins NYDIG as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in what represents one of the biggest personnel shifts from the mainstream financial industry to the crypto world. Contributing to the Greater […]

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Why You Shouldn't Hedge Against Bitcoin With Stocks

Measuring assets’ value in terms of time can help us understand why Bitcoin’s potential upside is so much greater than that of stocks. Written April 11, 2021 Why would someone go all in on bitcoin as opposed to diversifying into other asset classes, particularly stocks? Why not hold an index tracking fund like the S&P […]

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World’s Largest Hedge Fund Founder Says Government Outlawing Bitcoin is a Good Thing

Ray Dalio, the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates believe Bitcoin would have a similar impact as gold in the 1930s. Dalio suggested that just like the 30s when people started investing in gold as the return on bonds and cash diminished due to the war. Bitcoin today is attracting similar investment […]

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JPMorgan report endorses 1% allocation to Bitcoin as a hedge

Bitcoin would serve as a hedge against fluctuations in traditional assets. Strategists at Wall Street banking giant JPMorgan have suggested that a one percent portfolio allocation to Bitcoin would serve as a hedge against fluctuations in traditional asset classes such as stocks, bonds, and commodities. A small percentage allocation was advised to mitigate the risk […]

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Bitcoin: A Hedge Against The Dystopian Present

In a recent interview with Bloomberg, when asked about the potential of Bitcoin, Kenneth Rogoff, an economist and Harvard faculty member, conceded that the cryptocurrency has a future…. but only if the future is “dystopian” in nature. But what if the dystopian future is already here? Without wishing to engage in linguistic inflation, let us […]

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Crypto Long & Short: Bitcoin Gets Ready for a New Type of Hedge

Traditional 60/40 portfolio allocations to equities and bonds is doing a disservice to savers. It’s time for a new type of hedge.

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Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Paul Tudor Jones: A Bet on Bitcoin Is a Bet on Human Ingenuity

A recap of an exceptionally bullish week for bitcoin and crypto as a whole.

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CME Bitcoin Futures Open Interest Soars, Institutions Look at BTC as Inflation Hedge

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Bitcoin: More Than an Inflation Hedge

In May, billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones of Tudor Investment Corp. announced in a letter to investors that his fund is buying bitcoin futures as a hedge against “The Great Monetary Inflation.” In his letter, he argued that the $3.9 trillion (6.6 percent of global GDP) printed by central banks since February has […]

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Bitcoin Hedge Narrative Strengthens as Fed Plans More Fiat Injection

Bitcoin can still be a hedge against failing fiat. This is especially true in the face of the latest fiat injection plans put forward by the Fed.  FED to Inject Double Crypto Market Cap by Year-End The US central bank is ramping up is repo operation efforts with billions more planned to enter the financial […]

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Mainstream News Trumpets Bitcoin, Gold as Global Recession Hedge

By CCN Markets: As the fear of an upcoming global recession is continuously surging, the interest in safe haven assets, like bitcoin and gold, is growing too. And now a major Australian news publication deems the two decent investments to hedge against turbulent world market. The dreadful case of stock market selloffs & negative-yielding bonds […]

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Bitcoin Could Hit $100K in the Next Bull Run: Hedge Fund CIO

Crypto hedge fund executive, Murad Mahmudov this morning added his voice to the growing song of experts calling for $100k a bitcoin. The CIO of Adaptive Capital weighed in on the technical debate observing that the current choppy price action is most likely just a “steady accumulation” phase. At first glance this looks like a […]

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As Macro Economy Weakens, Is Bitcoin Emerging as a Global Hedge?

On January 9, 2009, Bitcoin was born on the precipice of the worst global economic downturn since the Great Depression. As the subprime mortgage crisis triggered a series of bank bailouts and tumbled international markets into the Great Recession, Satoshi bootstrapped Bitcoin as an ostensible alternative to the system that precipitated this crisis. Forged as […]

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Bitcoin & Beauty Products Powered This Hedge Fund’s Insane 46% Surge

Bill Miller, a former Legg Mason executive and a respected hedge fund manager, has recorded a 46 percent return year-to-date in 2019, with bitcoin and beauty product company Avon as key picks. Miller Value Partners Investors Score 46% Return in 2019 Despite the decline in the price of bitcoin from $14,000 to $9,700 in the […]

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Should Hedge Fund Managers Try Bitcoin? Bill Miller Thinks So

In December 2017, veteran investor Bill Miller took a risky decision to allocate half of his hedge fund to bitcoin. One and a half year later, the risk is paying off well. Miller Value Partners registered 46 percent profits in the first half of 2019, reported Bloomberg. The top performers in the hedge fund were […]

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Gold Skyrockets as Bitcoin Price Plummets, Which Wins Battle for Economic Hedge?

Bitcoin price in recent days has started a long-overdue correction following a powerful multi-month, parabolic rally that took the price of the crypto asset from a trading range between $3,000 and $4,000, to local highs of over $9,000. But as the cryptocurrency dubbed as digital gold’s bullish momentum begins to fade, the price of Gold […]

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Bullish Hedge Funds Speculate on US Stock Market with an Insane Bet

By CCN: The number of U.S. hedge funds betting on more stock market volatility has reached lows not seen in months. Hedge funds and other investors speculate on volatility by purchasing Volatility Index options (VIX) from the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). Ironically the Volatility Index is looking pretty volatile itself. VIX flew up the […]

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Bitcoin Consolidating Above $5K a ‘Positive Sign,’ Says Crypto Hedge Fund

It’s safe to say that Bitcoin has had a good Q1 2019, gaining upwards of 30 percent of its value since January 1st. Now, a new report has it that if the price consolidates above $5,000, this could lead to further increases throughout the year.  Bitcoin Price $5K Consolidation a ‘Positive Sign’ According to a […]

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2019 Dow Doom Will Slam Stocks, not ‘Awesome’ Bitcoin: Hedge Fund Manager

It’s a perfect storm for the U.S. economy, one that won’t end well for the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Mark Yusko, Morgan Creek Capital Management CEO and CIO, painted a grim picture for the foreseeable future, advising investors to run as fast as they could away from U.S. equities. In a webinar entitled “You Ain’t […]

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Fund Manager: Bitcoin Becoming a Hedge Against ‘Irresponsible’ Banks

Fund manager Travis Kling believes that more people are becoming open to the idea of Bitcoin being a haven from central banks’ “irresponsible” monetary policy. Bitcoin is Becoming a Safe Haven Travis Kling, chief investment officer at Ikigai Asset Management, believes that more people are becoming open to the idea of Bitcoin being a haven […]

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Bitcoin Price Yet To Bottom Out, Says Crypto Hedge Fund Manager

Alex Sunnarborg of Tetras Capital says that Bitcoin has bottomed out yet. The hedge fund manager also believes that the cryptocurrency industry needs a comprehensive cleanup to remove ‘bad actors’ and enhance mainstream investor confidence in the fledgling market. Bitcoin Price Yet to Bottom Out Since falling from an all-time high of $19,700 in mid-December […]

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Bitcoin is Not Only a Hedge Against Inflation, But a Cashless Society Too

Bitcoin (BTC) may have lost over 80% of its value over the past 13 months, but many have argued that its underlying value proposition has only become more and more apparent. Hasu and Three Arrows’ Su Zhu, two crypto researchers, touched on the subject matter on Tuesday, when they released a collaborative blog post outlining […]

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