Bitcoin: Winner Takes Most, or Winner Takes All: Part 1 of a 3 Part Series

February 6, 2019 | by Yassine Elmandjra This series, will explore how winner-takes-most or winner-takes-all applies to the cryptocurrency market. In Part I, we will discuss the evolution of monetary systems, including cryptocurrencies, with a focus on the limitations of previous forms of money. In Part II, we will explain why the clear winner, likely bitcoin, should capture most, […]

Tether’s Issues are Driving a Premium for Bitcoin on Bitfinex

Tether’s Issues are Driving a Premium for Bitcoin on Bitfinex This past week, the price of Tether (USDT), a “stablecoin” which is supposed to be tied to the value of the US dollar with a 1:1 ratio, has fallen approximately 2%. Stablecoins, as their name suggests, are designed to be used as a pairing against […]

Investment Executive: Why Bitcoin regulation ‘should be now’

3iQ Receives Receipt for The Ether Fund Preliminary Prospectus A leading wealth management figure has expressed his frustration that regulators have so far failed to establish a secure framework for crypto assets. 3iQ Corp has released a whitepaper titled Why Canadian Retail Investors Need a Bitcoin Fund, highlighting how investors are being exposed to the risks of investing […]

CJAD 800 Tooney Tuesday: Bitcoin Explained

CJAD 800 Tooney Tuesday: Bitcoin Explained Visit the original radio interview here: CJAD 800 TOONIE TUESDAY: BITCOIN EXPLAINED Fred Pye, CEO of 3iQ, and Andrew Carter, host of the Andrew Carter Morning Show on CJAD 800 Montreal, discussed what bitcoin is and the recent launch of the 3iQ Global Cryptoasset Fund. Share This Story! Share on […]

Bitcoin: A compelling alternative asset class | Jack Tatar

Bitcoin: A compelling alternative asset class | Jack Tatar Read Jack Tatar’s full article “Bitcoin: A compelling alternative asset class” here It seems as though everyone is talking about bitcoin these days. To put its current price in perspective, back in January of 2017, it was trading at $1,000 a bitcoin. Clearly, anyone who put […]

Investment Executive: Investors and advisors should go “beyond the headlines and the hype”

Investment Executive: Investors and advisors should go “beyond the headlines and the hype” While regulators recommend that investors and advisors “go beyond the headlines and hype” to understand cryptocurrencies, Frederick Pye, President and CEO of 3iQ, thinks investors should take the long view on cryptocurrency investments. “People have to keep their eye on the long-term […]

The Street: Should You Add Bitcoin to Your Investment Portfolio? Experts Disagree

The Street: Should You Add Bitcoin to Your Investment Portfolio? Experts Disagree Read the full article by Annie Palmer here The Street In this article Jack Tatar, a member of the 3iQ the Independent Advisory Committee, is quoted “I really believe that financial advisers should not be afraid of bitcoin being put into a portfolio,” said […]

Huffington Post | The Bitcoin Market Continues to Be Shaken Up by Ethereum

Huffington Post | The Bitcoin Market Continues to Be Shaken Up by Ethereum Here is the link to the full article Huffington Post This Huffington Post Article Cryptocurrencies: The Bitcoin Market Continues to Be Shaken Up by Ethereum agrees with a summation that “Bitcoin is disrupting currency, Ethereum is disrupting equity.” Share This Story! Share on twitter Share […]

Fred Pye

Frederick T. Pye

CHAIRMAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & DIRECTOR

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.