Central bank digital currencies are seen as more stable than Bitcoin, but they are not likely to be traded the way cryptocurrencies or forex are.
Despite some evidence of rising asset owner interest in the likes of Bitcoin, two large institutional investors have their doubts about investing directly into such assets.
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 rise of cryptocurrencies has led to more consideration of them as a genuine investment class. But they pose a myriad of problems for serious institutional investors.
While institutional investors are proving leery of cryptocurrency investments, some experts argue they make for good diversification investments.
The trials and tribulations of cryptocurrency valuations have raised their profile, but yet to convince institutional investors of their merit. AsianInvestor investigates why.