Dubai: Private equity firm Berkeley Assets has acquired global investment and advisory service Cryptech, a blockchain organisation which provides investment opportunities to individuals and institutions who want to explore the technology.

The acquisition comes at a time when Cryptech has expanded its reach globally, attracting interest from investors across the world who are eager to explore opportunities to achieve substantial short-term growth in the technology, in addition to trading in cryptocurrencies and investing in innovative start-up firms that are creating blockchain technology solutions to revolutionise businesses globally.

With offices in Dubai and London, Cryptech invests in ideas and start-ups utilising blockchain, and actively trades the top four cryptocurrencies in the world — Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin — utilising a two-pronged strategy to deliver consistent gains across cryptocurrencies and blockchain.