Liaoyuan, a US-based service platform operator for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital, and Crypto trading providerTradeterminal organised the event named as Crypto Hedge Fund Summit in New York.
The event was taken place at The New York Marriott Downtown in late July.
The summit primarily focused on the current industry trend for cryptocurrency secondary market trading, with topics including Crypto vs traditional Equity Hedge Fund, regulatory update and exchange development, and opportunities for professional fund managers in crypto secondary market among others.
Global institutional investors, such as Blackrock, J.P.Morgan, and Lone Star Capital were invited, while cryptocurrency related companies such as coindesk and coinbase were also named as guests.
Coindesk’s Director of Research Nolan Bauerle delivered a keynote speech. ICO funding at the end of Q2 reached over USD 19bn, investors prefers regulated security tokens rather than utility tokens as a current tendency, he noted. US dominates crypto fund market rather than other countries such as UK, Singapore and Hong Kong, he added.
The number of attendees in this summit was up to around 200.
by Genta Nakanishi