Founded in 2003, Pantera is an investment firm focused exclusively on opportunities in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Pantera has three venture capital funds and four cryptocurrency hedge funds. Investments in Pantera funds are available for accredited investors only.
Total assets under management: around $450 million.
Minimum investment in a Pantera fund: $100,000
Pantera’s senior management has extensive experience in financial markets and quantitative strategies, holding senior positions in institutional asset management and capital markets trading. Before founding Pantera, the CEO and Chief Investment Officer (CIO), Dan Morehead, was head of macro trading at Tiger Management and global head of Foreign Exchange Options at Deutsche Bank. Bill Healy, Pantera’s President, co-founded Deutsche Bank’s Hedge Fund Priority Client group and was head of Emerging Market institutional debt sales at ING Barings.
Pantera provides the only occasional piece of research on its website, with an emphasis on thought pieces and industry overviews, but each piece is professionally researched, well written, and we recommend investors interested in Cryptocurrency and Blockchain investing subscribe. In December of 2018 they provided a “Market Update” [https://medium.com/@PanteraCapital/market-update-pantera-blockchain-letter-december-2018-f48ad020f9d6] which covers both an industry update and a market outlook.