The Art of Portfolio Construction in Crypto: Insights from Matt Hougan
    Matt Hougan

    whether you like crypto or not. Over the last 10 years, it's been an amazing thing to own. It's been the best performing asset class in the world.

    It's not correlated to stocks and bonds, Institutional investors love non-correlated assets, and so we just show them the data. Look, if you had 99% of your portfolio and what you already invested, but you added 1% to crypto, look how much better you would've done over the last three years, over the last five years.


    Hello and welcome to Defire your ski goggles in the crypto blizzard. I'm Jonas as your guide. And today we're joined by Matt Hougan, the chief investment officer of Bitwise. asset management. The creators of the world's first crypto index fund.

    Matt is a crypto believer and he's betting his career on a future where crypto is the norm.

    And he's not just talking about Bitcoin, but also Ethereum Cosmos Solana UniSwap Avalanche. You name it.

    If you have been awhile in crypto, you may have heard the chatter about the institutions are coming. The institutions are coming. Matt serves these institutional players and he understands their needs and ways of thinking. Today's conversation offers a deep insight into the minds of the big players. And while none of the discussed is financial advice. I'm sure there are many valuable lessons in his episode, that you can apply to your crypto journey.

    So strap in listeners as you're diving deeper into the crypto cosmos. By the end of this episode, you'll have fresh insights and strategies to whether to crypto blizzard. But before we start a quick word from our sponsor.

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