Day: 28 February 2018

Genesis Launches Crypto Lending Service

Genesis Trading, which offers two-sided liquidity for digital currencies, has today launched a new affiliate, Genesis Global Capital, an institutional digital currency lending business. 

Genesis Capital will allow institutional investors the opportunity to borrow bitcoin, ether and other digital currencies in large quantities over fixed-terms.

“Having been incubated by our affiliated company, Genesis Trading, we feel we’re in a great position to truly understand the pulse of the market and identify evolving industry needs quicker than most. We believe now is a great time to offer an institutional-focused lending service because it will increase general li

Van Wyk-Allan to Head AIMA in Canada

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has appointed Claire Van Wyk-Allan as its new head of Canada.

Van Wyk-Allan, who takes over on April 2, joins AIMA from RBC Global Asset Management, where she served as business development manager, advisor channel sales.

Prior to joining RBC in 2013, she worked for Arrow Capital Management, where she spent almost four years as regional manager, covering advisors across Ontario.

She has been an active member of AIMA for almost a decade, including serving as a member of the AIMA Canada board since 2014. She has also been a two-time co-chair for Help for Children’s Hedge Funds Care Canada Gala.