Cryptocurrency Investing 101: Key Investment Trends in 2018


The Dartmouth Club of Hong Kong invites you to join us for a fun and engaging Friday Happy Hour with our alumnus Michael Wu, CEO of Amber.AI, a Global Top 5 Cryptocurrency asset management platform with over USD 1B monthly volume.

(And yes, it won't be a proper HH without free flow Leffe and pizza!)

Michael will speak on the topic of investing and managing crypto assets. In this talk, he will share with you:

  • Current industry landscape for crypto asset investing and management
  • Key existing players
  • Popular investment strategies
  • Current industry challenges
  • Ongoing paradigm shifts
  • Changing regulatory environment


The session will be moderated by Bonnie Cheung, Venture Partner at 500 Startups as well as a Dartmouth Alumnus. Focused on blockchain and health tech, Bonnie leads 500 Startups' operations from HK. 500 Startups is one of the most active seed investors globally with over 1800+ portfolio companies and an active investor in blockchain projects including Lightyear (Stellar), Omise (Omisego), Unikrn etc. Bonnie is an avid speaker on blockchain and cryptocurrencies and an early backer on projects including Nebulas, Republic Protocol etc. Bonnie is a chartered CFA and holds a double major B.A. in Engineering & Economics from Dartmouth College


18:30 - 19:00 Registration
19:00 - 19:45 Talk
19:45 - 20:00 Q&A
20:00 - 21:00 Networking

Ticket includes free flow (self-serve) Leffe Belgian Beer and Pizza.

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Amber AI is a leading AI-based investment firm with over $1bn+ monthly turnover. By combining cutting-edge machine learning with sophisticated quantitative research, we aim to continuously identify and deploy best-in-class scalable systematic strategies across all asset classes. At Amber AI, we invest, trade and market-make in equities, futures as well as digital assets. As technology is always at the core of how we approach investing, our advisors include leading scientists and pioneers from Google Brain, China National Supercomputing Center (TH-2), China Academy of Sciences, UC Berkeley, Dartmouth College, and Zhen Fund.

500 Startups

500 Startups is an early-stage venture fund and seed accelerator. Some of our companies include Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), Credit Karma, Grab, Wildfire (acquired by Google), Makerbot (acquired by Stratasys), Viki (acquired by Rakuten), Simple (acquired by BBVA), Sunrise (acquired by Microsoft), Behance (acquired by Adobe), Ipsy, Udemy, Smule, Styleseat, SendGrid, Angellist and many other great companies.


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