As centralized entities such as banks continue to abandon communities that strive for trustworthy financial freedom, the need for an accessible, transparent, and secure system becomes increasingly clear. Decentralized Finance (DeFi) provides greater transparency and more robust security, replacing the current outdated processes that can lead to a truly decentralized and democratized financial ecosystem.

Centralization of finance refers to the point of centralized control by credit institutions. Centralized exchanges are often the first port of call for most cryptocurrency users, and it makes sense: they are specialized financial services designed to channel orders for purchase and sale through a central…


We are a group of software developers, finance professionals, DeFi experts, and legal scholars focused on the convergence of value-investing principles and crypto-investing.

Created in 2021, The Arkenstone DeFi Index Fund is designed to provide investors with exposure to the entire cryptocurrency market, including small, mid, and large-cap growth and value positions. The fund’s key attributes are its low costs, broad diversification, and the potential for tax efficiency.

Investors looking for a low-cost way to gain broad exposure to the cryptocurrency market, and who are willing to accept the volatility that comes with this nascent, yet innovative, market investing may…


LOS ANGELES, April 2, 2021 — Arkenstone Capital (“Ark” or “Arkenstone”), a Los Angeles-based crypto fund focused solely on digital asset investing in decentralized finance applications, is pleased to announce the launch of its new actively managed crypto exchange-traded fund (cETF), the Arkenstone DeFi Index Fund (ADIF) on TokenSets, effective Tuesday, April 2, 2021.

ADIF employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the largest weighted percentage possible for the Decentralized Finance cryptocurrency market or DeFi market, a calculation similar to the widely recognized benchmark of U.S. stock market performance, the S&P 500. …

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