Past Issues of Crypto Futura Friday
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May 7, 2021
Goldman Sachs and Crypto Alpha
In May 2020, Goldman Sachs listed 5 reasons why bitcoin is 'not an asset class', nor 'a suitable investment'.
This week, Goldman Sachs Leads $15mm Investment in Crypto Firm Coin Metrics after restarting its cryptocurrency desk in March.
As my friend likes to say, “your doubt is my alpha.”
April 9, 2021
What Clients Expect from Financial Advisors
In yet another sign of growing mainstream interest in crypto assets, a new report from NYDIG finds that:
62% of clients now say they would switch financial advisors to one that offers advice about Bitcoin
82% of clients now expect their financial advisors to be a knowledgeable source about Bitcoin
21% of financial advisor clients have brought Bitcoin
March 19, 2021
Understanding NTF Art (and a 166X ROI) with Featured Contributor Joshua Rogers
A couple of years ago back in 2019, Jeremy [Jeremy Epstein, Co-Chief Investment Officer of Crypto Futura Fund) kept badgering me, telling me that the next big thing in the art world was going to be these 'digital only' artworks that would be traded like baseball cards on a blockchain called “Non-Fungible Tokens”. Hmm...
March 5, 2021
Crypto at Colorado's Oldest BBar with Featured Contributor Josh Rogers
Last weekend I visited my son Jackson, who is working as a lift operator at Copper Mountain in Colorado during his gap year before college. He is living in Leadville, CO, which is like a scene from Westworld. We went out for a beer at the oldest saloon in Colorado, The Legendary Silver Dollar Saloon. I paid for my Coors yellow jacket beer and a shot of Colorado whiskey in ETH from my Coinbase wallet (I didn’t want to part with my appreciating Bitcoin).
October 2, 2020
MicroStrategy (MSTR) is the 4 Minute Mile of Crypto
After purchasing $425 million worth of Bitcoin in lieu of holding cash, CEO Michael Saylor has launched an entire page on their corporate website dedicated to Bitcoin outlining his company’s commitment to the emerging crypto asset class. And they may be buying more.
September 18, 2020
Michael Saylor, the founder of MicroStrategy, said Tuesday his company acquired an additional $175 million in bitcoin (BTC) in a single purchase.
In what is the first, but likely won’t be the last, public company MicroStrategy (MSTR) has put nearly $500 million of their cash reserves into Bitcoin.
July 24, 2020
Insurance Takes Off
July 10, 2020
PayPal and Venmo Get In the Crypto Game
June 19, 2020
What Bitcoin Did: The Last 8 Years
June 5, 2020