How to Install and Set-Up a MetaMask Wallet

How to Install and Set-Up a MetaMask Wallet In Your Internet Browser / Mobile Device To participate in 3iQ’s Metaverse initiatives, an Ethereum-based Web 3.0 ready wallet will be required. While the following instructions are to create a MetaMask wallet, other Web 3.0 ready wallets such as Coinbase Wallet are also supported. Please follow the […]

3iQ Corp. Unveils Metaverse Headquarters in Voxels

3iQ Corp. Unveils Metaverse Headquarters in Voxels Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile – May 13, 2022) – Today, 3iQ Corp (3iQ), Canada’s largest digital asset fund manager, unveiled its new virtual headquarters (HQ) located in the Voxels (formerly known as Cryptovoxels) metaverse. The Voxels metaverse is a virtual world in the metaverse, powered by the Ethereum blockchain. In […]

Metaverse HQ Primer

3iQ Metaverse HQ Visit 3iQ at its Metaverse HQ in Voxels, one of the first virtual worlds built on the Ethereum blockchain. 3iQ is proud to have accomplished several key features which involved innovative techniques and firsts: ● The first Metaverse property to script and bridge real stock market data (3iQ funds and ETFs) ● […]

March 15, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

El Salvador may reportedly be the first country to ever issue debt backed by bitcoin (BTC) this week. The issuance could mark a major milestone for bitcoin adoption both inside the country and around the world. The bond will be issued by El Salvador’s state-owned energy company LaGeo through the Liquid Network, created by the […]

February 25, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

The Role of Digital Assets in RRSP Season Investors are increasingly relying on ETF products to gain exposure to certain asset classes, such as digital assets. IFIC reported that ETF net sales in January rose to $5.1 billion CAD from just over $4 billion CAD last year. (Source: Advisor’s Edge, February 22, 2022.) The deadline for contributing […]

February 18, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

Incremental Allocation to bitcoin (BTC) Over the last five years, traditional 60/40 equity and bond portfolios which had allocated to bitcoin (BTC) performed well compared to those that didn’t allocate to BTC. Despite nearly a three-year bear market from 2018-2020, where the USD value of BTC incurred a maximum drawdown of nearly 74%, diversified portfolios which […]

January 12 – January 18, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

January 12 – January 18, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

OCC Chief: Bank Regulation Can Put ‘Stable’ in Stablecoins January 14, 2022 – Speaking at an executive roundtable on “The Future of Crypto-Assets and Regulation” at the British American Business Transatlantic Finance Forum, Acting Comptroller Michael Hsu said, “Bank regulation would give credibility to the ‘stable’ part of stablecoins.” Read the report here. Rio De […]

January 05 – January 11, 2022 | North iQ Newsletter

Federal Documents Warn of Sweeping Implications if ‘digital loonie’ Adopted January 03, 2022​​​​ – ​​​​Internal government documents show Finance Department officials believe there could be sweeping implications for the economy if the Bank of Canada ever issued its own cryptocurrency. The Bank of Canada has spent years looking at whether to introduce a digital currency, […]

March 10 – March 16, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter

GOLD: BlackRock Says Gold ‘Failing’ as Equity Hedge, Faces Risks March 11, 2021 – Gold is proving to be a less effective hedge against moves in other assets, such as stocks, as well as inflation, according to Russ Koesterich, portfolio manager for BlackRock’s Global Allocation Fund. Read the report here. SURVEY: Nearly 10% of the […]

Fred Pye

Frederick T. Pye


Frederick T. Pye is the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director of 3iQ Corp. He is also the Chairman and Director of 3iQ Digital Holdings Inc. Mr. Pye is recognized for creating and promoting creative and unique investment products for the investment industry.

Mr. Pye has managed private client portfolios with Landry Investment Management and various other investment dealers. Prior to this Mr. Pye was Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer of Argentum Management and Research Corporation, a company dedicated to managing and distributing quantitative investment portfolios including the first long-short mutual fund in Canada.

He was also Senior Vice-President and National Sales Manager of Fidelity Investments Canada and an integral part of the team that saw assets rise from $80 million to over $7.5 billion in assets under management during his tenure. He also held various positions with Guardian Trust Company, which listed the first Gold, Silver and Platinum Certificates on the Montreal Exchange.

Mr. Pye obtained a Masters in Business Administration from Concordia University.