BREAKDOWN: What Billions in Crypto Fund Raises Tells Us About the State of Markets

Steve Cohen, Jump Trading, Bain Capital among those increasing their exposure to crypto. 

This episode is sponsored by NYDIG.

On this episode of “The Breakdown,” NLW looks at an array of recent fund announcements, including:

  • Dan Tapiero and 10T’s $750 million
  • Pantera raising a $600 million fund 
  • Jump Capital announcing a new $350 million fund with more focus on crypto and Jump Trading launching Jump Crypto 
  • Mets’ owner Steve Cohen investing in a high-frequency trading firm
  • Bain Capital Ventures launching a dedicated crypto fund

What does it say about the state of the crypto markets? Listen to find out. 

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