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On The Perils Of Passive Investments

By Justin Chan / October 11, 2017

Weapons of mass destruction. “But what have WMDs got to do with passive investing?” you might ask. Well that’s exactly how exchange-traded funds (ETFs) – the most common type of passive investment instrument – were described by some fund managers earlier this year. According to Arik Ahitov and Dennis Bryan who run the $800 million fund […]


A New Breed of Hedge Funds May Push Bitcoin to New Highs

By Justin Chan / October 8, 2017

The price of bitcoin has rallied by over 400 percent since the start of the year to hit an all-time high of over $5,000 in early September, while the price of one bitcoin started out at less than $0.01 only eight years ago. These exuberant returns have not gone unnoticed by the institutional investment community. […]