As U.S. investors have been looking for ways to invest in digital currencies, fund managers have started to grapple with how to fit this new asset class into older, ill-fitting structures and rules.

Join us for a discussion on industry trends and how fund managers have been dealing with these issues, including:

  • Background on Digital Currencies, ICOs and the Related Ecosystem
  • Overview of General Regulatory Environment (including tax issues)
  • Existing Publicly Known Investment Vehicles and SEC’s Rejections of Exchange Listing Applications
  • Existing vs. New Fund Issues (including discussion of the Custody Rule under the Investment Advisers Act)
  • Regulatory and Practical Issues Associated with Holding Digital Currencies