Peter Thiel

South Korean Wealth Management Firm: Cryptocurrency Can be a Safe Haven Asset

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on South Korean Wealth Management Firm: Cryptocurrency Can be a Safe Haven Asset
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Jeong Ki-wook, a former executive at Cisco and the founder of TrustVerse, a South Korea-based wealth management platform, said that cryptocurrency assets like bitcoin and ethereum can evolve into safe haven assets in the long-term. Reaching Stability In an interview Read More

Founders Fund Unveils US$15-20 Million Investment in Bitcoin; Price Rises 13%

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Founders Fund Unveils US$15-20 Million Investment in Bitcoin; Price Rises 13%
Image via Pixabay The price of Bitcoin rose 13% on Wednesday following reports that Founders Fund, the San Francisco-based venture capital firm co-founded by Peter Thiel, has been buying the cryptocurrency since 2012, totaling no more than US$20 million. Those bitcoin holdings are now worth several hundred million dollars, people familiar with the matter told Read More

Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund is Holding Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Bitcoin

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund is Holding Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Bitcoin
Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. One of Silicon Valley’s most respected venture capital firms has stockpiled hundreds of million dollars in bitcoin. Citing several people familiar with the matter, The Wall Street Journal reports that Founders Fund is sitting on several thousand bitcoins, spread across several Read More

Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with star accelerator Y Combinator

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with star accelerator Y Combinator
It happened quietly, almost without notice. A 2015 blog post titled “Welcome Peter,” which announced the investor’s arrival as a part-time partner at accelerator Y Combinator (YC), gained an addendum: “Edit: Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with Y Combinator.” The change was first noted on Nov. 16 in a tweet from social networking company Read More

Seeking eternal life, Silicon Valley is solving for death

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Seeking eternal life, Silicon Valley is solving for death
For years now, the luminaries of Silicon Valley have been putting their minds, money, and machines behind an all-out effort to solve for death. Full of futurists who don’t have enough time in the day to achieve their lofty goals, the Valley has long looked for ways to make those days never-ending. After all, there Read More