Investment without Banking

Investment without Banking

Imagine, for a moment, you were a new member of China's growing middle class, and looking to invest your savings. You'll soon discover that without political connections, your investment opportunities are limited to a filtered selection of domestic companies; lucrative companies are listed elsewhere, and only available to foreigners, state officials, and their friends. If that's the case, Cryptor Trust might be just the opportunity for you. Cryptor Trust is not the first investment vehicle in the Bitcoin space. The Winklevoss have discussed plans to involve mainstream investors for some....

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