Skybridge's CEO Anthony Scaramucci to Advance Institutional Crypto Adoption with $250M Fund: Details
A legendary hedge fund manager shares that Anthony Scaramucci is launching the UNLOX initiative to expand cryptocurrencies adoption by businesses.
SkyBridge Capital's Anthony Scaramucci partners with NAX platform, launches $250 million fund
According to a CNBC article, Mr. Scaramucci has entered into a partnership with trading platform NAX.
This is exciting got all of us. Will be speaking about on stage tomorrow with @stevekokinos and @Jeffschumacher4 @Algorand$ALGOScaramucci's SkyBridge speeds move into crypto with blockchain deal https://t.co/kaxbzVijIV— Anthony Scaramucci (@Scaramucci) September 13, 2021
Within this partnership, he will launch and curate the UNLOX fund. Partners will raise funds in a number of rounds: the first one is set to secure $250 million.
The new fund will be largely focused on businesses' interest in asset tokenization in the spheres of property, corporate securities and VC initiatives.
Also, UNLOX will support early-stage projects in the sphere of digital collectibles (non-fungible tokens, NFTs).
Algorand (ALGO) is chosen as the technical basis for the collaboration
The partners will leverage Algorand (ALGO) as a platform for their activity. Mr. Scaramucci stresses the technical supremacy of this blockchain as smart contracts hosting:
Algorand is going to be the winner in building the backbone for what institutions need and financial services companies need.
Scaramucci's Skybridge was among the first hedge funds to buy Bitcoin.
Also, he is highly enthusiastic about Ethereum (ETH) and Cardano (ADA), as U.Today reported previously.Source