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Skyhook Capital and InWara partner to produce digital asset research for Institutions

Press release July 17, 2019

Skyhook Capital, the Singapore based Fintech company focusing on distribution of investment grade digital assets for institutional investors, has entered into a partnership with Inwara – a premier market intelligence platform for digital assets.

As part of the collaboration Inwara will incorporate their premium market data into Skyhook Capital’s “Digital Assets Wealth Network” or DAWN™, to provide investors with cutting edge analytical tools that helps navigate them to the right choice of “investment grade” digital assets suitable for their portfolio objectives.

Regarding the partnership, InWara CEO, Nirmal Lekshminarayanan said, “We’re extremely happy to collaborate with Skyhook Capital and the DAWN™ initiative. The space needs less noise and more sound data-based decisions and this is a step in the right direction. Skyhook has all the right ingredients and we would love to share our mission as we look forward to a long partnership.”Said Lawrence Grinceri, CEO of Skyhook Capital: “The signing of our partnership with Inwara forms an important milestone in the evolution of the DAWN™ ecosystem.  Combining our blockchain and AI technology with the high quality data and research from Inwara, institutional investors will benefit from greater clarity in their decisions.   As digital assets continue to expand the choice of  alternative investment opportunities into the future, we look forward to improving our service in collaboration with premier partners such as Inwara’s.   

Skyhook Capital at Hubbis Digital Wealth Asia Forum 2019

Skyhook Capital was present at the 10th annual Hubbis event in Singapore for the Digital Wealth Management Community, where Skyhook CEO Lawrence J. Grinceri participated in a lively panel discussion on the real implications of blockchain and AI for the wealth management industry. Besides Lawrence the panel consisted of Alexandre Kech, CEO of Onchain Custodian, Antony Lewis, Director Digital Assets of R3 and Julian Kwan, CEO of Investacrowd.

More than 300 CEOs, COOs, Independent Asset managers and other senior practitioners attended the Hubbis event– from a mix of local and international Private Banks, Retail Banks, Insurance Companies, Independent Firms & Family Offices, Asset Management Companies, and IFAs.

June 19, 2019

Skyhook Capital chairs round table discussion on blockchain

I was privileged recently to moderate a discussion on AI & Blockchain Convergence hosted by J. Safra Sarasin. The private event held at the members club 1880 in Singapore, was attended by both sophisticated investors seeking clarity on emerging opportunities in technology and practitioners in related fields across regulatory law,  blockchain/ AI and
wealth advisory.

What made the event a truly rewarding experience for all was the depth and breadth of expertise in the panel. This consisted of Dr Ayesha Khanna, Co-Founder and CEO of ADDO.AI, Matt Dibb founder of Astronaut Capital, Justin Chow, Head of Business Development in Asia at Cumberland, Dan Liebau, Founder of Lightbulb Capital and Dr Juzar Motiwalla, Co-Founder of Anquan Capital and Chairman of Zilliqa, one of the leading blockchain companies globally.

The audience witnessed a lively discussion on a range of topics from where blockchain and AI technology is heading to how to find value in the myriad of emerging fintech opportunities in the market today. Many thanks to the team at Sarasin for putting together a memorable event.

Lawrence J. Grinceri, June 28 2018