The Zerocap Bitcoin Trust offers exposure to Bitcoin in a regulated unit trust, covered by market-leading insurance
100% exposure to Bitcoin
The most secure and sophisticated crypto custodian in Australia
Covered by market-leading insurance from Lloyd’s of London
A true hedge in a world where fiat currency is being devalued
Track the price performance of bitcoin through a traditional investment vehicle, without requiring self-execution and self-managed custody facilities
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Zerocap Bitcoin Trust
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The Zerocap Bitcoin Trust
Jonathan de Wet
CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER & FOUNDER
Jon is co-founder and Chief Investment Officer at Zerocap. Jon drives investment strategy and capital management, portfolio design and liquidity provisioning for Zerocap’s digital asset execution and yield strategies. After strategy roles including ANZ Bank, Jon worked as a trader at T4T Capital managing leveraged FX positions based on macroeconomic newsflow and market structure, event-driven macroeconomic analysis, discretionary trading strategy development and actively trading the firm’s proprietary book of capital with an absolute return strategy.
Before co-founding Zerocap, Jon also founded Vesper Capital, a risk-parity proprietary trading firm focused on leveraged FX and commodities strategies. Vesper Capital ran a portfolio of diversified trading strategies, ultimately building latency sensitive algorithmic trading into its approach – pulling economic data points, and executing against aggregated liquidity across multiple venues. His approach is top-down – understand the big drivers and paradigm shifts in investor sentiment to see the road ahead.
HEAD OF TRADING
Toby Chapple has an extensive background in tier-1 investment banking and hedge funds. He has held senior trading positions across proprietary trading and asset management including running the proprietary trading desk at Deutsche Bank that focused on fixed income, currency and commodity markets, senior portfolio manager roles at stand alone global macro hedge funds including Sequoia and Deutsche Bank.
Toby also designed and was global head of sales and trading for the Deutsche Banks Hedge Fund Replication suite of products. Prior to joining Zerocap, Toby was in charge of over $1 billion in investments within UBS.
Toby’s role at Zerocap is to have responsibility for the trading book; identifying opportunities across the whole digital asset realm, risk management, as well as design and implementation of structured products and solutions.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & FOUNDER
Starting his career as a self-taught software engineer he has worked around financial services since 2006, having designed and delivered complex risk and pricing engines for top-tier insurance companies including IAG, Marsh and Willis, and web applications for wealth managers and fund managers including Findex, Hyperion and Generation Life.
First learning about blockchain in 2016 through DLT and smart contracts, he now specialises in digital assets, initially responsible for the development and implementation of technology and IT security at Zerocap, as well as bringing a technical lens to the firm’s venture capital investments. With experience working across BA, solution architecture, strategy and delivery, Ryan is a digital generalist who specialises in bridging the gap between business and technical resources.
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