It could be make it or break it time for Bitcoin.
Watch a recap of Ikigai CIO Travis Kling's 2018 media appearances predicting the continued bear market.
June 7, 2018 - Crypto Bobby
June 26, 2018 - ICOAlert
August 16, 2018 - The Crypto Craze
September 16, 2018 - Off the Chain
October 1, 2018 - Long Reads Live
December 7, 2018 - The Base Layer
Amid the peak of crypto’s 2017 rally, Travis Kling, a portfolio manager at Steven A. Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management, jumped ship from his institutional tenure, subsequently downing the red pill that is Bitcoin. And while Bitcoin (BTC) has sold-off massively since his initial foray, Kling has maintained that he sees long-term potential in cryptocurrency and technologies pertaining to this budding asset class.
Bitcoin (BTC-USD) retreated once again Monday to kick off a fresh week of losses after the cryptocurrency suffered its biggest weekly decline since January.
Bitcoin, along with other major cryptocurrencies ripple (XRP), ethereum, bitcoin cash, stellar, and litecoin, have fallen again over the last 24 hours as investors and traders fret over a flood of warnings on the future of cryptocurrencies.
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.
Hedge funds aren’t giving up on cryptocurrencies just yet.
Bitcoin tumbled below $6,000 for the first time since August and reached its lowest level in over a year, breaking the recent stretch of tranquility exhibited by the notoriously volatile digital alternative to cash.
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.