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Michael Sonnenshein Replaces Barry Silbert as CEO of Grayscale, Silbert to Remain in Charge of Digital Currency Group

Michael Sonnenshein, Managing Director of Grayscale Investments, will take over as CEO of the digital asset firm. Barry Silbert, founder of Grayscale, will step down as CEO but remain CEO of the parent company Digital Currency Group. In a release, Silbert commented on the change… Read More

Bitcoin Reaches $24,000 as Institutional Adoption Continues, Raoul Pal Predicts $1 Million Per Coin in 5 Years

Bitcoin (BTC), the leading cryptocurrency, has entered uncharted territory. The digital asset recently managed to break record highs by surpassing the $24,000 mark. Bitcoin is trading at just below $24,000 at the time of writing. John Lee Quigley, who’s focused on building Bitcoin media and… Read More

Digital Assets: Grayscale Says it Now Has Over $10 Billion in AUM, Crypto Firm Took in Over $262 Million Last Week Alone

Grayscale Investments, a digital asset management firm that offers retail investors the ability to invest in crypto via listed funds, says it has topped $10 billion in assets under management (AUM). In fact, the investment firm says that last week it experienced an inflow of… Read More

Digital Asset Manager Grayscale has Acquired Over 100,000 Bitcoin (BTC) Since June 2020

Kevin Rooke, a digital asset analyst who’s well-known for his insightful tweets, recently noted that Grayscale, one of the largest institutional investors in the crypto space, is “on fire.” Rooke revealed that Grayscale’s Bitcoin (BTC) Investment Trust now holds around 506,000 BTC, which is about… Read More

Grayscale Ethereum Trust is Now an SEC Reporting Company as it Files Form 10

Grayscale Ethereum Trust (OTCQX: ETHE), part of Grayscale Investments, has filed a Form 10 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) thus becoming a reporting company – like any other public company that trades on an exchange. The Trust’s shares are now registered pursuant to… Read More

Grayscale Investments Is Buying 1,190 Bitcoin Per Day, on Track to Control 10% of BTC Supply by Next Halving in 2024

Grayscale Investments, a subsidiary of the Barry Silbert’s Digital Currency Group, has now acquired nearly $500 million in Bitcoin (BTC), since the cryptocurrency went through its third block reward halving on May 11, 2020 – a critical even that effectively reduced the BTC supply by… Read More

Singapore’s Three Arrows Capital Is First Qualified Investor to Hold Over 5% of Grayscale’s Multi-Billion Dollar Bitcoin Trust Shares

Singapore-based Three Arrows Capital, a digital asset hedge fund, has reportedly become the first qualified investor to hold over 5% of Grayscale’s Bitcoin Trust (OTC:GBTC) shares. According to Grayscale, its Bitcoin Trust’s shares are the first publicly quoted securities “solely invested in and deriving value… Read More

Deep Dive: Is the Upcoming Bitcoin (BTC) Halving Priced In?

The Bitcoin (BTC) halving event, when the pseudonymous cryptocurrency’s supply will be cut in half, is approaching. It should take place on May 11, 2020, which is when 210,000 blocks of BTC transactions will have been processed since the last halving event that took place… Read More

Over Half a Billion Dollars in Cryptocurrency Raised by Grayscale Investments During Q1 2020

Grayscale Investments, a subsidiary of the Digital Currency Group (DCG) and the largest institutional holder of Bitcoin (BTC), reportedly raised over half a billion dollars in cryptocurrency investments during the first quarter of this year. According to a release, Grayscale raised a total of $503.7… Read More

Grayscale Investments’ Ethereum Trust (ETHE) Is Trading at a 515% Premium

Digital asset investors are reportedly paying a significant 515% premium in order to purchase Ether (ETH) via the Grayscale Ethereum Trust. It currently costs $90.55 to acquire a share in Grayscale Investments’ Ethereum Trust (ETHE). This, despite its Ethereum (ETH) holdings per share being valued… Read More

Grayscale Investments Releases Educational Report on Privacy-Preserving Digital Currency Horizen

Grayscale Investments, a subsidiary of Barry Silbert’s Digital Currency Group (DCG) and the largest institutional holder of Bitcoin (BTC), recently published its educational report, titled Grayscale Building Blocks: An Introduction to Horizen. The firm’s report covers Horizen, which offers a “privacy-preserving” digital currency and decentralized… Read More

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Becomes an SEC Reporting Company

Grayscale Investments has announced that the world’s largest digital currency asset manager Grayscale Bitcoin Trust has become an SEC reporting company following the approval of a filing with the SEC. Grayscale notes that this is the first-ever digital currency investment product to become a reporting… Read More

Grayscale Records “Most Significant Asset Raising Year” with Total Investments Valued at $607.7 Million for FY 2019

Grayscale Investments, a subsidiary of the Digital Currency Group (DCG) and the largest institutional holder of Bitcoin (BTC), has published its Digital Asset Investment Report, which highlights the firm’s record-setting investment activity from last year. The report also includes important information about Grayscale’s activity during… Read More

Women Investors Represent a “Significant Market Share” for Bitcoin (BTC) as Investors: Grayscale’s Report

Grayscale Investments, a subsidiary of the Digital Currency Group, a venture capital firm focused on providing services in crypto-asset industry, has released a new report which reveals that women represent a “significant market share” for Bitcoin (BTC) as investors. Grayscale’s latest report about female investors’… Read More

Grayscale Posts Record-Breaking Quarter, Attracts Over $250 Million into its Investment Products

Digital Currency Group (DCG) subsidiary Grayscale Investments, the largest institutional holder of Bitcoin (BTC), has published its Digital Asset Investment Report for third quarter 2019. The firm’s report highlights its record-breaking quarter. During Q3 2019, Grayscale attracted $254.9 million into its investment products, which is… Read More

Grayscale Receives Regulatory Clearance from FINRA to Offer Publicly-Traded Digital Currency Fund

New York-based Grayscale Investments has obtained regulatory approval from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) to list the first publicly-traded digital currency index fund. According to a press release, the company’s Digital Large Cap Fund (DLC) will be listed on over-the-counter (OTC) markets and trade… Read More

Digital Currency Investing Firm Grayscale Investments Launches Single-Asset Investment Vehicle “Zen Investment Trust”

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Grayscale Investments, LLC, a digital currency investing authority, announced on Thursday the launch of Zen Investment Trust, a single-asset investment vehicle solely comprised of ZEN, a privacy-focused digital currency. Grayscale reported that Zen Investment Trust is its eighth single-asset investment product and the first security solely invested… Read More

NYSE Arca Yanks Application to List Bitcoin Investment Trust

NYSE Arca has withdrawn the application that was pending before the Securities and Exchange Commission seeking approval to list shares of the Bitcoin Investment Trust. Grayscale Investments, LLC, is the sponsor of the Trust that currently trades on OTC Markets (OTCQX:GBTC). Grayscale said that earlier this… Read More

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