Barry Silbert News

Barry Silbert is the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group, a venture capital firm that focuses on the cryptocurrency market and the blockchain technology industry. Barry Silbert started investing in Bitcoin startups in 2013 as a venture capitalist and provided funding for such companies as BitPay, Coinbase and Ripple. Barry is also the creator of Bitcoin Investment Trust, which is a private, open-ended trust, that enables investors to profit from the price jumps of Bitcoin without the having to worry about buying and storing Bitcoins. Prior to founding Digital Currency Group, Silbert established Secondmarket Holdings, Inc., and worked as its Chief Executive Officer. Barry is also famous for his publications about trading illiquid assets in such journals as The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Fortune and Forbes.

Opinion
Genesis CEO Barry Silbert should have come clean after FTX imploded. Instead, he’s still deflecting responsibility for his company’s bankruptcy.
Opinion: Barry Silbert keeps quiet as Genesis goes down in flames
Daniele Servadei
2023-01-26T19:22:08+00:00
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Amid Genesis going through its first bankruptcy hearings, a group of creditors have slapped the firm with a new class action lawsuit.
Genesis creditors file securities lawsuit against Barry Silbert and DCG
Helen Partz
2023-01-24T11:33:23+00:00
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A special committee of independent directors recommended and decided to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Genesis’ bankruptcy filing was decided by independent committee, according to DCG
Ana Paula Pereira
2023-01-20T20:45:00+00:00
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Opinion
Genesis, a subsidiary of Barry Silbert's Digital Currency Group, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Jan. 19. Its default could have big implications for the cry...
Opinion: Digital Currency Group's Genesis implosion: What comes next?
Joseph Bradley
2023-01-20T19:52:51+00:00
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DCG has reportedly received offers for CoinDesk exceeding $200 million in recent weeks, which at a purchase price of $500,000 would be a 39,900% return on its i...
CoinDesk could be up for grabs as parent company DCG scrambles for funds
Luke Huigsloot
2023-01-19T05:40:47+00:00
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Digital Currency Group, a venture capital firm that owns a stake in more than 200 crypto projects, announced the dividend halt while one of its subsidiaries is ...
Digital Currency Group halts dividends in an effort to preserve liquidity
Luke Huigsloot
2023-01-18T05:44:27+00:00
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Newsletter
The public battle between Cameron Winklevoss and Digital Currency Group CEO Barry Silbert continues to rage.
Crypto Biz: DCG’s ‘carefully crafted campaign of lies’?
Sam Bourgi
2023-01-13T21:15:00+00:00
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Barry Silbert’s letter to shareholders came just hours after Cameron Winklevoss wrote an open letter accusing him of defrauding customers.
DCG chief Barry Silbert pens letter to shareholders, community reacts
Prashant Jha
2023-01-11T12:03:20+00:00
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