CRYPTALGO Strengthens Crypto-Trading and Investment Advisory Team with New Appointments


CRYPTALGO Strengthens Crypto-Trading and Investment Advisory Team with New Appointments

Ed Mount and Jon Matonis Join Advisory Board

//ZUG, SWIZERLAND, June 14 2018//

CRYPTALGO, the institutional crypto-trading and brokerage firm, has appointed Ed Mount, the Co-Founder of Elysium Technology Group and crypto expert Jon Matonis to its Advisory Board.

Ed Mount joins as Chief Adviser, Trading Technologies. Prior to launching Elysium Technology Group, Ed was Managing Director and Global Head of Electronic FX Trading at Nomura and Royal Bank of Scotland. He specialises in automated database technologies, including distributed ledgers/blockchain and their application to foreign exchange, futures and cryptocurrency trading, risk management and workflow processing.

Jon Matonis is Former Executive-Director and Co-Founder of the Bitcoin Foundation and served as Special Adviser on Cryptocurrency Market Intelligence. As an economist and e-Money researcher focused on expanding the circulation of non-political digital currencies, Jon is a prominent expert within the crypto sphere. He serves as an independent board director to companies in the Bitcoin, Blockchain, mobile payments and gaming sectors.

Ed and Jon join a growing team of senior advisers on CRYPTALGO’s Advisory Board, whose members include John Winter, former CEO of Barclays Corporate Banking, and Michael Huttman, Executive Chairman of Millennium Global Investments.

CRYPTALGO develops crypto brokerage, algo-trading, custody, investment and white-label solutions for financial institutions. Its Galaxy ‘backbone’ platform connects global cryptocurrency exchanges and consolidates liquidity to offer financial institutions “best price” and “best execution” solutions for high-volume trading.

Francisco Portillejo Hoyos, CEO of CRYPTALGO, commented: “For us, 2018 has been a year of successful partnerships and significant appointments which underpin CRYPTALGO’s success and demonstrate to institutional investors the years of expertise and experience behind our offering. Jon and Ed are prominent leaders of  their respective industries – having them on board enforces investor interest in the cryptocurrency and blockchain market and continues to align the high standards of practice that CRYPTALGO provides with that of our clients. They are a strong and welcome addition to a team that aims to provide investors with robust, compliant and institutional-grade tools for crypto trading and investments.”

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About CRYPTALGO

CRYPTALGO Holdings AG is a Swiss-based fintech company developing crypto brokerage, algo-trading, custody, investment and white-label solutions for Financial Institutions.

Led by Francisco Portillejo Hoyos, former Head of Derivatives Distribution for EMEA & LATAM at UBS AG, CRYPTALGO is building a best-in-class global cryptocurrency trading platform. This secure Crypto Gateway facilitates the maturity of the crypto market and enable financial institutions to enter it using the trading tools they require.

To address fragmentation issues within the crypto market, the firm has developed its Galaxy ‘backbone’ infrastructure which connects global cryptocurrency exchanges and consolidates liquidity to offer financial institutions solutions, such as “best price” and “best execution” uniquely designed for high-volume trading.

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Website: https://www.cryptalgo.com/

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