COSIMO Ventures Launches Staking-Focused Risk-Managed Digital Yield Fund | Company


Cosimo Ventures (“COSIMO”), the venture capital investment firm that launched one of the world’s first evergreen venture capital funds that provides investors with access to high-potential blockchain projects, announces the launch of its latest investment vehicle, COSIMO Y. The Managed Risk Digital* Return Fund is designed to provide a turnkey solution for institutions and investors seeking tokenized return uncorrelated to traditional markets with a risk management approach. COSIMO is targeting a capital increase of $200 million.

The launch of the fund comes at the precipice of a major inflection point for the cryptocurrency as investors anticipate an Ethereum merger, which will take the second-largest cryptocurrency, by market capitalization, from proof of work. to a proof-of-stake network. . Staking is a process that helps secure a cryptocurrency network and receives coins from this protocol as a reward. It offers a way to generate a return from cryptocurrency with annual rates that could potentially exceed traditional fixed income products, while contributing to the efficiency of the blockchain network itself. COSIMO intends to execute a top-notch investment process in collaboration with institutional quality partners.

We are extremely excited to launch such an innovative fund at a time when investors are looking for ways to diversify their portfolios through a risk management strategy,” said Rob Frasca, Managing Partner of COSIMO Ventures. “Managed risk exposure to increasingly popular proof-of-stake networks opens up a new avenue for investors looking to supplement their portfolios with access to world-changing crypto technology and potential.”

Unlike other digital asset funds that implement tactics such as liquidity pool mining and yield farming, COSIMO Y will invest in a diverse group of PoS networks and use derivatives to help cover the risks. The fund will seek to accumulate tokens in a predictable manner, benefit from price appreciation, and mitigate losses through hedging strategies. This multi-strategy approach provides options for investors seeking aggressive, moderate or conservative exposure.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, and there will be no sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or territory. For more information on COSIMO and the new COSIMO Y fund, go to

About COSIMO Ventures

Cosimo Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on investing in and accessing emerging blockchain technologies through one of the world’s first tokenized evergreen funds, COSIMO Xand its Managed Risk Digital Yield Fund, COSIMO Y, using proof-of-stake networks for risk-managed exposure to crypto markets. Founded in 2014, with offices in Boston, New York and Dublin, COSIMO Ventures is pioneering the next wave of digital disruption. The company invests globally in high-level blockchain, crypto and deep technologies.

Forward-looking statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements relating to Cosimo’s expectations regarding a proposed securities offering and the expected structure, operation and performance of Cosimo Y. Such statements are subject to important risks and uncertainties and actual results could differ materially. of those projected. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements contained in this release. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties relating to the proposed securities offering or the structure, operation or anticipated performance of Cosimo Y and any potential returns. Cosimo assumes no duty or obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release as a result of new information, future events or changes in Cosimo’s expectations.

* Yield refers to new coins received periodically as a reward for staking original coins. The new parts are the numerator and the original parts are the denominator producing a percentage of “yield”.

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PUBLISHED: 09/13/2022 09:00 / DISK: 09/13/2022 09:02

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