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Mapping out Digital Currency Group’s Portfolio

by Steven Zheng

January 30, 2019, 6:14PM EDT  ·  6 min read

Quick Take

  • Digital Currency Group is an investment firm focused on the crypto and blockchain industry
  • Barry Silbert, told Reuters, that he plans to build Digital Currency Group into “a publicly traded conglomerate like Berkshire Hathaway”
  • Digital Currency Group has a portfolio of 100+ companies

by Steven Zheng

January 30, 2019, 6:14PM EDT  ·  6 min read

Take a look at the investor roster of major companies in the crypto space and you’ll notice a certain firm that frequently appears: Digital Currency Group (DCG). Founded by Barry Silbert in 2015, DCG was originally made up of two bitcoin businesses, Genesis Global Trading, a cryptocurrency OTC trading firm, and Grayscale Investments, a cryptocurrency asset management firm combined with a few of Silbert’s personal seed investments.