January 11, 2021 (Source) —
- Customer Account growth up 4x vs December
- Average number of trades per day have increased to 22,000 from 6,700 in December
Voyager Digital Ltd. (“Voyager” or the “Company”) (CSE: VYGR) (OTCQB: VYGVF) (FRA: UCD2), a publicly-traded, licensed crypto-asset broker that provides investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets, today announced that Assets Under Management (AUM) have surpassed USD$350 million, a 52% increase from USD$230 million at year end. The Company is also updating stakeholders with the following key metrics as of January 10, 2021:
- Average daily net deposits exceed USD$5 million, up from approximately USD$1 million per day in December
- Average daily new funded accounts have grown 4x vs the December run rate as the Company has increased its funded accounts by 25% since December 31
- Principal Value Traded has increased 4x to USD$20 million per day from USD$5 million per day in December
- Trading velocity has increased to approximately 1.25x-1.5x AUM on a monthly basis vs a historic turnover rate of .75x-1x AUM
- Trading spreads to date continue to track above 50 basis points
“We are extremely excited at the expedited growth in our business over the last few weeks, as indicated by our January to date metrics,” said Steve Ehrlich, Co-founder and CEO of Voyager. “As mainstream adoption of digital assets continues to accelerate, Voyager gains market share through customer acquisition, international expansion and product expansion, driving shareholder value. Additionally, in times of volatile markets, as can happen with this asset class, we see an increased amount of trading which increases many of the key metrics. Voyager is well-positioned in this dynamic, rapidly growing industry.”
About Voyager Digital Ltd.
Voyager Digital Ltd. is a crypto-asset broker that provides retail and institutional investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets. Voyager offers customers best execution and safe custody on a wide choice of popular crypto-assets. Voyager was founded by established Wall Street and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who teamed to bring a better, more transparent and cost-efficient alternative for trading crypto-assets to the marketplace. Please visit us at https://www.investvoyager.com for more information and to review the latest Corporate Presentation.
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