The end of the first great cryptocurrency boom is a good time to assess the operational due diligence of the first wave of Asian cryptocurrency funds, say industry experts.
The very manner of existence of cryptocurrencies is causing investors and regulators some headaches. Would-be buyers should consider them before investing their money.
The trials and tribulations of cryptocurrency valuations have raised their profile, but yet to convince institutional investors of their merit. AsianInvestor investigates why.
The region is set to see more active ETFs and more product choice in 2018. ETF Connect could also be a game changer, but bitcoin ETFs are unlikely, say industry players.
Initial coin offerings are banned in China as the authorities seek to avoid any financial issues during the Party Congress next week. But rules regulating ICOs may be introduced soon.
Some feel bitcoin-supported ICOs could become the new obsession of yield-hungry investors.