Investment company Barry Silbert Grayscale Investments is reported that in the first six months of this year, her clients have invested in the cryptocurrency products of the company $million 248,39

BREAKING: We are excited to share our first-ever Digital Asset Investment Report! Highlights for the first half of 2018 include: pic.twitter.com/3bdZ0BEmX0

— Grayscale (@GrayscaleInvest) 18 July 2018

According to the report, this is a record amount in the previous six-month time periods since inception Grayscale Investments in September 2013.

“As you know, the investment community, over the past six months, the market of digital assets has experienced one of the largest price reductions since the advent of bitcoin in 2009. However, what is even more interesting and somewhat paradoxically, the rate of attraction of investments in products made up of Grayscale levels, which previously we have not observed”, — the document says.

Currently Grayscale cryptocurrency Investments offers seven investment funds, the oldest and largest of which is the Bitcoin Investment Trust. The second – Ethereum Classic Investment Trust. Other funds represented by such cryptocurrencies as zcash for, Ethereum, Bitcoin, Cash, Litecoin, and Ripple.

07/18/18 UPDATE: Holdings per share and net assets under management for our investment products$BTC $BCH $ETH $ETC $LTC $XRP $ZEC pic.twitter.com/x7JGboEXLV

— Grayscale (@GrayscaleInvest) 18 July 2018

The first cryptocurrency in the last six months had 63% of all investments in products Grayscale Investments.

As can be seen in the chart below, despite the lower prices and the overall pessimistic mood in the market, investing in bitcoin was growing up almost every week:

Interestingly, 56% of all involved during this period of capital have on institutional investors – a very convincing argument against the allegations that the big players are not in a hurry to enter the market of cryptocurrencies. The average size of the contribution an institutional investor amounted to $848 000.

For accredited individual investors accounted for about 20% of borrowed capital, each of which on average made $300 000.

Meanwhile, the head of the Grayscale Investments and its parent company, Digital Currency Group is Barry Silbert spoke on Wednesday at the Delivering Alpha Conference in new York, where he expressed a positive view on future developments in the market.

“I think this year we probably have seen the bottom. I even invested in bitcoin last week. As an asset class it will remain… I am 100% sure that Nepeta decentralized form of money will continue in the future,” he said.

Recall that the value of cryptocurrency assets under management Grayscale Investments exceeded one billion dollars in October 2017.

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