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Privacy is undervalued. Many people are
waking up to its importance. As they
do, technology and finance with strong
privacy will have increased market
demand.

Our Thesis

  • Cryptocurrencies and privacy tech is backed by cryptography
  • Attitudes are changing. Many are waking up to the importance of crypto
  • Many people will pay a premium to protect their financial and personal privacy
  • Cypherpunk invests in cryptocurrency, privacy and cryptography technologies

Privacy products and technologies we value through our investments:

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cyperpunk Holdings?

Cypherpunk Holdings is a publicly-traded Canadian company traded on the Canadian Securities Exchange which has a portfolio of bitcoin, ether as well as many other crypto or privacy-based investments.

What is HODL Stock?

HODL is Cypherpunk Holdings’ stock, as the company is traded on the Canadian Stock Exchange (CSE) under the symbol “HODL” (CSE:HODL).

What does HODL mean?

“HODL” is a misspelling of the word “hold”, which describes a buy-and-hold long-term strategy among many cryptocurrency enthusiasts.

The phrase is a psychological tool to help investors stay clear of losses from the volatility that exists in the cryptocurrency market as well as gain returns over time. Although this position could be considered less high-risk than activities such as daytrading, cryptocurrency investors must still contend with the downside risk of market conditions, such as bear markets. 

The significance of HODL is, simply put, that investors are not selling cryptocurrency holdings, no matter what. Therefore, the term “HODL” could be used to define other investment types, such as stocks or bonds, but it usually refers to cryptocurrencies.

What is HODL mean in investing?

HODL in investing means “hold on for dear life. HODL is when an investor does not sell an investment, usually in cryptocurrency, because they believe its price will rise much higher in the future.

What is a HODLer?

A HODLer is an individual who holds onto their cryptocurrency for a long period of time. A HODLer, which is a misspelled version of “holder,” is someone who won’t sell their cryptocurrency regardless of price volatility or whatever occurs in the cryptocurrency market.  These investors are insensitive to other market opportunities, sticking to cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.

I don't get this HODL stuff, what is the definition of HODL?

“HODL” is a misspelling of the word “hold”, which describes a buy-and-hold long-term strategy among many cryptocurrency enthusiasts. 

The phrase is a psychological tool to help investors stay clear of losses from the volatility that exists in the cryptocurrency market as well as gain returns over time. Although this position could be considered less high-risk than activities such as daytrading, cryptocurrency investors must still contend with the downside risk of market conditions, such as bear markets.  

The significance of HODL is, simply put, that investors are not selling cryptocurrency holdings, no matter what. Therefore, the term “HODL” could be used to define other investment types, such as stocks or bonds, but it usually refers to cryptocurrencies.

What is FUD in crypto?

FUD stands for “fear, uncertainty, and dread”. FUD is an approach by which people share negativity in the hopes of convincing others not to invest in cryptocurrencies. Individuals hesitant about crypto are frequently described as “FUDsters”. Therefore, it could be said FUDsters engage in the activity of spreading FUD about cryptocurrencies.