TORONTO, ONTARIO, Canada, December 9, 2021 – Cypherpunk Holdings Inc. (CSE: HODL) (OTC: KHRIF) (“Cypherpunk” or, the “Company“), a sector leader for cryptocurrency, privacy and cryptography-focused investments, is pleased to announce the outcome of its strategic review and its investment focus for the coming 12 months.
Following the appointment of Jeffrey Gao as CEO and Tony Guoga as Executive Chairman, the Company has worked to redefine its mission, its vision and what it stands for. The outcome of that strategic review resulted in the distillation of its lines of effort into three key areas of focus. These areas of focus represent what the Company believes to be the central organs of value and alpha generation across the crypto ecology.
The areas of focus are:
1. HODL metaverse – The Company plans to assess and pursue opportunities for making private equity investments, in areas such as utility tokens and NFTs, gaming, entertainment and social re-engineering to discover and collaborate with projects that the Company believes fundamentally demonstrate their positive economics and depth of value.
2. HODL staking – Engaging in (1) treasury risk-management via carefully vetted third party vendors, and (2) actively managing the Company’s cryptocurrency portfolio to generate yield through staking and liquidity provisioning.
3. HODL mining conduit – Cypherpunk seeks to become the bridge between blockchain networks and energy-efficient mining outfits. The Company plans to grow its blockchain networks through investments in cost-effective mining pools and jointly-operated business arrangements. The Company’s strategic prerogatives for mining are: (1) innovations in energy efficiency per unit value generated, and (2) building end-to-end verticals that link blockchain ecosystems with ESG-compliant mining solutions.
With these areas of focus, Cypherpunk is evaluating an active pipeline of potential deals.
About Cypherpunk Holdings Inc.
Cypherpunk is an actively managed crypto investment company with a focus on blockchain technologies, applications within the metaverse and privacy-centric cryptographic security protocols. The Company is investment purview includes deploying cryptocurrencies to generate alpha, making strategic placements with innovative startups within the blockchain ecosystem and managing operationalized assets to complement our blockchain investments. Current equity investments include Samourai Wallet, Wasabi Wallet, Chia, NGRAVE, and Animoca.
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|Jeffrey Gao||Veronika Oswald|
|Chief Executive Officer||Investor Relations|
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