Coinbase has hired Anthony Bassili, a former director at asset-management giant BlackRock, to serve as its head of pensions, according to a report from Institutional Investor . The hiring demonstrates how Coinbase is looking to tap into a growing appetite for crypto among pension funds, a significant subset of institutional capital that until recently has been skeptical about investing in...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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