The Seven Pillars of ICO Investing

Tim Enneking is managing director at Crypto Asset Management. Robert Brauer and Andrew Kang are members of the Crypto Asset Management ICO Analysis team. The number of initial coin offerings (ICOs) is growing rapidly, having raised an…


The Basics of the Bid-Ask Spread

You’ve probably heard the terms spread or bid-ask spread before, but you may not know what they mean or how they relate to the stock market. The bid-ask spread can affect the price at which…



Crypto Hedge Funds Face Tough Choices on Tax Day

Jon P. Brose is a partner and Brett R. Cotler is an associate in the blockchain and cryptocurrency practice at the law firm of Seward & Kissel. The following article is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s Crypto and Taxes 2018 series. Like so much…


Cryptocurrency Exchange Kraken to Shutter Services in Japan

San Fransisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has announced it is shutting its doors for investors in Japan. According to a statement released on Tuesday, the company said it will cease to provide exchange services to Japanese residents,…