IG – Building a $6B Hedge Fund in Crypto with Joey Krug of Pantera Capital

Joey Krug is Co-CIO at Pantera Capital and Cofounder at Augur and Eco. In this episode, Joey and Daniel discuss investing in volatile markets, perspectives on risk, and the future of prediction markets.
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January 14, 2022
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Joey is an adviser for multiple blockchain projects, including 0x and Numerai.
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“When you're investing and you have a position that you think you have conviction in, where you think it's very high odds that you're right, take a big swing at it.” – Joey Krug

Joey Krug (@joeykrug) is Co-CIO at Pantera Capital, a crypto-focused asset management firm. He is Cofounder of Augur, a global betting platform, and Cofounder of Eco, a personal finance app utilizing USDC. Joey is also an advisor at 0x and Numerai.

To listen to Joey's quick interview on habits, routines, and inspirations, click here.

For more, explore the transcript of this episode



Chapters

  • Joey's daily work at Pantera, Augur, and Eco
  • Joey's start in mining Bitcoin
  • Joining Pantera and investing
  • Lessons learned as an investor in volatile markets
  • Pantera's active trading and early stage venture bets
  • Perspectives on risk
  • On scaling Ethereum
  • DeFi and the future of prediction markets
  • A peek into Eco
  • Branding in crypto
  • Technical analysis in trading

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