Bitcoin: An insurance policy against the largest monetary and fiscal policy experiment in human history

Bitcoin: An insurance policy against the largest monetary and fiscal policy experiment in human history

More than a decade ago, on the back of the global financial crisis, the world began the largest monetary and fiscal policy experiment in human history: globally-coordinated quantitative easing while running massive deficits on top of increasingly untenable debt levels. That ‘experiment’ is now 10 years old and facing daunting challenges, because risk assets are now entirely reliant on cheap money.

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'I Didn't Sleep Well Last Night:' Analysts Predict Bitcoin Has Further to Fall

'I Didn't Sleep Well Last Night:' Analysts Predict Bitcoin Has Further to Fall

Bitcoin’s no longer boring.

After months of tranquility that became the envy of equity investors, The biggest cryptocurrency roared back into the public consciousness this week with the biggest sell-off since August, another fork and a cameo in a major semiconductor earnings report. Some digital asset industry pundits have already begun referring to it as the crypto winter.

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Crypto Hedge Fund Ikigai Bolsters Team with New Executive Hires

Crypto Hedge Fund Ikigai Bolsters Team with New Executive Hires

Ikigai Asset Management, the long/short multi-strategy cryptoasset hedge fund launched by former Point72 Portfolio Manager, Travis Kling, announced today the addition of three new executive hires. Christina Martin, of Plutos Capital Group, has joined as Partner. Daniel Heller of BitLumens and Oliver Zahn of Google have joined as Advisors.

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