Teneo, the liquidation agency dealing with Three Arrows Capital’s (3AC) chapter course of, has disclosed that it had taken possession of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) belonging to the embattled digital property hedge fund.
A Bloomberg report acknowledged that the NFTs had been associated to Starry Night time Capital, a fund created by 3AC co-founders. The report valued the holdings at round $35 million, a far cry from the $2.eight billion the agency owes its collectors.
Confirming that it was in possession of the digital collectibles, Teneo stated it could start promoting the NFTs at a good market worth. The fund was created by the trio of Su Zhu, Kyle Davies, and Vincent Van Dough (VVD) with the central goal of “investing in essentially the most desired NFTs.”
“We wish to clarify that VVD has cooperated with the joint liquidators in an effort to guard the worth of those property for the advantage of all related stakeholders and has sought to make sure that no Starry Night time Portfolio property could be disposed of improperly, or with out the sanction of the BVI Courtroom if required,” learn the report.
The NFTs in query exceed 300, and on-chain information agency Nansen confirmed that the digital collectibles embody extremely sought-after NFTs like Pepe the Frog NFT Genesis that offered for $3.5 million final 12 months.
NFTs beforehand collected by Starry Night time Capital are shifting to a Gnosis Protected tackle.
These NFTs embody:
– Pepe the Frog NFT Genesis, offered for 1,000 ETH (~$3.5M) on Oct 5, 2021
– Fidenza #718, offered for 240 ETH (~$1.1M) on Nov 13, 2021
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— Nansen 🧭 (@nansen_ai) October 4, 2022
Teneo was appointed by a British Virgin Islands courtroom to liquidate the hedge fund’s property, whereas a Singapore Excessive Courtroom conferred even higher powers to the liquidator. 3AC had been operating operations since 2012, reaching a peak of $18 billion in digital property earlier than issues fell apart in June after Terra’s collapse.
Collectors scan the horizon for hopeful eyes
Courtroom paperwork reveal that 3AC collectors exceed over 20 well-known firms within the business, a few of which have suffered tough monetary patches as a result of agency’s implosion. BlockFi, a digital asset lender, paused withdrawals for its clients and has opened discussions with FTX over a possible acquisition, whereas Voyager and Genesis lent $650 million and $2.36 billion, respectively.
Others embody Deribit, Blockchain.com, and Finblox, with money owed operating greater than $1 billion. 3AC filed for chapter within the British Virgin Islands and New York and has been horse-trading with liquidators since then.
“We stay optimistic that such events will present entry to finish information and all related data to allow us to discharge our tasks absolutely within the pursuits of the collectors,” stated a Teneo assertion again in Might.
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