Blockchain Investments & Co. acquires Cryptotrader.org and partners with original founder
Cryptotrader is the world’s oldest algorithmic trading marketplace for crypto assets, founded by Alex Chizhov in 2013 and has over 120 thousand registered users.
Blockchain Investments & Co. is founded by a former employee of the European Central Bank (ECB), collaborates with Nasdaq and is a member of INATBA, the International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications, launched by the European Commission in April, 2019. The company distinguishes itself by taking an in-depth, high-quality, knowledge based approach on the financial aspects & technological fundamentals of crypto and digital assets.
The new partnership continues to allow investors to choose an automatic trading strategy that fits their portfolio best and optimizes their results. In the coming months, it will also result in a fully updated UI, a continuously compliant platform and exposure to all major exchanges and trading pairs. The founder remains active as an equal partner and will stay active in and responsible for the strategic and day to day development.
“We look forward to working together with Alex on providing automated trading solutions for crypto assets to all people embracing this new asset class. Bringing easily accessible and customizable strategies to every type of investor is fun, challenging and allows for stronger growth of the sector as a whole. It is a vital catalyst for improving the financial foundations on which we can build the digital society of tomorrow”, said Alfred Prevoo, founder and CEO of Blockchain Investments & Co.
Cryptotrader is a leading global provider of fully automated trading bots in the cloud, supporting all major exchanges and offers a marketplace where algorithmic strategies can be bought and sold. Developers can build their own strategies and users are able to perform customized backtesting to ensure they get the best performance for their portfolio. Cryptotrader is the world’s oldest algorithmic trading marketplace for crypto assets and serves more than 120 thousand registered users. To learn more, visit cryptotrader.org .
Nasdaq’s Quandl Institutional Data Platform adds Fundamental Crypto Rating and Price Forecasting Data
Blockchain Investments & Co. , a globally active thesis-driven crypto investment management fund and data provider, adds descriptive, rating, correlation, forecasting and sentiment crypto asset data to Nasdaq’s Quandl, the leading data platform.
The new data products will enable (institutional) investors greater insights, to make better and more informed decisions and boost their confidence in understanding and investing in this upcoming asset class. Nasdaq’s Quandl platform will source the qualitative and quantitative data from Blockchain Investments & Co. , enabling a wide variety of in-depth crypto asset data to support purposes such as research, investment and regulatory, amongst others.
Blockchain Investments & Co. is founded by a former employee of the European Central Bank (ECB) and is a member of INATBA, the International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications, launched by the European Commission in April, 2019. The company distinguishes itself by taking an in-depth, high-quality, knowledge based approach on the financial aspects & technological fundamentals of crypto and digital assets.
Quandl, owned by Nasdaq, Inc., delivers financial, economic and alternative datasets to over 400,000 users, which include analysts, traders and portfolio managers worldwide. Subscribers will be able to access Blockchain Investments & Co. data in various ways, including via the Quandl API and through tools for Excel, R and Python. This access allows Quandl users deeper insight into the crypto asset landscape.
“We are honoured and delighted to collaborate with Nasdaq on both qualitative and quantitative granular information regarding crypto and digital assets. Bringing knowledge and understanding to this sector is vital for further improving and building the digital economy and will remain relevant for years to come,” said Alfred Prevoo, founder and CEO of Blockchain Investments & Co.
Nasdaq’s Quandl provides institutional investors such as hedge funds, asset managers and investment banks with financial, economic and other datasets. “Quandl’s global large client base, including investment banks, asset managers and hedge funds, and highly flexible platform make them a great institution for us to collaborate with. We are proud to play a contributing role in providing market solutions to our industry, and that includes giving people the information they need to research and invest in crypto and digital assets”.
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a leading global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 100 marketplaces in 50 countries. Nasdaq is home to over 4,000 total listings with a market value of approximately $14 trillion. To learn more, visit business.nasdaq.com.