Billionaire Steven Cohen invests in crypto hedge fund: Bloomberg

|By:, SA News Editor

Steven Cohen, who runs Point72 Asset Management, has invested in a hedge fund focusing on cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based companies, Bloomberg reports, citing a person familiar with the matter.

An investment in Autonomous Partners was made through Cohen Private Ventures, which invests on behalf of Cohen. Autonomous was started last year by Ariana Simpson.

Previously: BlackRock looking into cryptos; Bitcoin up more than 3% (July 16)

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