Seoul & Hong Kong, August 17th, 2023 – Qraft Technologies, a leading invest-tech company specializing in artificial intelligence investing solutions, has formally entered into a strategic partnership with Hex Trust, the leading institutional-grade digital asset custodian licensed across global financial hubs. With the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”), Qraft will develop digital asset products based on its AI-driven asset allocation models for Hex Trust.
"We are thrilled to team with Hex Trust and combine our respective strengths to offer a groundbreaking investment solution," said Francis Oh, APAC CEO at Qraft Technologies. "This strategic collaboration represents a significant step forward in our mission to empower investors with AI-driven tools, helping them navigate the complex financial markets more efficiently and effectively."
Since 2016, Qraft has built a multi-year track record including the development and management of several ETFs. The enhanced risk management solutions specifically designed for Hex Trust are built upon Qraft’s successful cash allocation AI-powered risk model. Qraft’s AI technology will serve as a bridge between traditional asset management and digital asset management that will enable cryptocurrency investors to make data-driven and intelligent choices, optimizing their portfolios in an ever-changing financial landscape.
"We are excited about this joint-effort with Qraft," stated Alessio Quaglini, CEO & Co-founder of Hex Trust. "Their AI-powered risk models complement our vision of providing efficient access to decentralized markets. By combining forces, we aim to offer a new paradigm of investment opportunities to institutional investors, promoting a more inclusive and sustainable financial ecosystem."
Qraft is a fintech company aiming to drive growth in the asset management industry through its innovations in artificial intelligence (AI) and investing. Qraft offers a variety of AI-powered investment solutions, including a security selection engine, asset allocation engine, robo-advisory solution and an AI order-execution system. From data processing to alpha research and portfolio execution, Qraft has an established track record in developing cutting-edge AI solutions that have been adopted by over 20 financial institutions worldwide. In 2022, Qraft received a US$146 million investment from SoftBank Group, entering into a strategic partnership to accelerate AI in the asset management industry.
Hex Trust is a fully-licensed and insured digital asset custodian. Led by veteran banking technologists and award-winning financial services experts, Hex Trust has built Hex Safe, a proprietary institutional-grade platform that delivers solutions for digital asset protocols, foundations, financial institutions, and the Web3 ecosystem. Hex Trust has offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Vietnam, Dubai, Italy, and The Bahamas.