Valuation Models for Cryptocurrencies and Digital Assets

Thought Leadership Webinar: With many cryptocurrencies and digital assets experiencing price volatility of over 100% per year, or five times the volatility of stocks, there is substantial disagreement on how to value these assets. While many of these assets will have zero value in the long run, others may achieve substantial levels of valuation.
 
  Date:
November 9, 2022

  Time:
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. EST
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. GMT
 

  Presented By:
Keith Black, Ph.D., CAIA, CFA, FDP 

 Session Length:
60 minutes

 

About This Webinar

With many cryptocurrencies and digital assets experiencing price volatility of over 100% per year, or five times the volatility of stocks, there is substantial disagreement on how to value these assets. While many of these assets will have zero value in the long run, others may achieve substantial levels of valuation.  Due diligence techniques will be discussed to assist in separating the winners from the losers.  Valuation models will also be discussed, including those derived from commodities markets, equity markets, and the technology sector.

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Keith Black is an award-winning author and course designer who specializes in making complex topics accessible to audiences of varying sophistication.  Teaching, writing and public speaking topics have included cryptocurrencies and digital assets, investments, public and private equity, economics, alternative investments, hedge funds, commodities, options, futures, and real estate.

His thirty years of experience are split between time as an academic and as a trader and consultant to institutional investors. In his previous role as Managing Director of Content Strategy at the CAIA Association, he was a co-author of the second, third, and fourth editions of the level I and II CAIA curriculum on alternative investments.

At Ennis Knupp + Associates, Keith advised foundations, endowments and pension funds on their asset allocation and manager selection strategies in hedge funds, commodities, and managed futures. Prior experience includes commodities derivatives trading, stock options research and Cboe floor trading, and building quantitative stock selection models for mutual funds and hedge funds.

Dr. Black previously served on the faculty of the Illinois Institute of Technology and is currently an adjunct faculty member at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where he teaches courses on investment consulting and investing in cryptocurrencies and digital assets.

He has published sixteen refereed journal articles and contributed to eight books.  He has contributed to the CFA Digest, and has published in The Journal of Wealth Management, The Journal of Trading, The Journal of Investing, and The Journal of Alternative Investments, among others. Dr. Black was named to the Institutional Investor magazine’s list of “Rising Stars of Hedge Funds”.

Dr. Black earned a BA from Whittier College, an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, and a PhD from the Illinois Institute of Technology. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and was a member of the inaugural class of both CAIA and FDP Charterholders.

 

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When
11/9/2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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