Bitcoin’s adoption as a financial asset is reaching institutional investors, and products targeted to the investment management community are experience strong growth, adding demand for the asset. This trend was helped by shifts in perception, as bitcoin has been gradually earning legitimacy. Growing trading and custody solutions were also a key driver, and we expect the tools available to institutional investors to continue to develop and demand to keep growing.
Do commodities have a place in your portfolio? Historically, commodities have been an interesting “inflation hedge” type of investment. We know worrying about inflation has not been fashionable for the last five years, but going forward, we think it is important to consider that inflation may not be nonexistent forever.