Quant fund aims to tame bitcoin, and 39 other digital assets

Ex-Morgan Stanley, Winton vets reimagine institutional risk management for volatile crypto markets

bitcoin fire

To adapt a well-known expression: when Elon Musk sneezes, bitcoin catches a cold.

A series of tweets from the Tesla tycoon have contributed to a plunge in the value of cryptocurrencies in recent weeks. Bitcoin has shed around half a trillion dollars from its notional market capitalisation since its April peak.

Cambrian Asset Management, a quantitative investment manager with $160 million in assets, is one firm trying to build a systematic trading strategy and risk management process to handle

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