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Valkyrie Investments collaborates with Cornerstone Global Management on its Bitcoin partnership with Nashville SC

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Valkyrie Investments, a leading digital asset-focused investment manager, is delighted to announce that it is working with Cornerstone Global Management, Inc (Cornerstone) to enable the recently announced Bitcoin partnership with the Major League Soccer (MLS) team Nashville SC.

The cornerstone is a Nashvillea digital asset services company with holding companies, including Paydrop, that offers employers and workers the flexibility to execute payments seamlessly with easy tax reporting tools for end-of-term tax filing ‘year ; and Hedge, a versatile crypto conversion platform that allows users to automatically convert any amount and type of income (W2, 1099, etc.) from fiat to Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum, and vice versa.

Valkyrie’s partnership with Nashville SC will be executed using the Hedge platform.

“When looking for a transparent and easy-to-use way to make our partnership with Nashville SC possible, Hedge was the obvious choice,” said the CEO of Valkyrie Investments. Leah Wald. “We are delighted to work with them and look forward to expanding this relationship further.”

Valkyrie and Cornerstone, both Nashville based companies, with one of Cornerstone’s main partners, ChattanoogaTranscard-based Transcard LLC is quickly helping transform the city (and state) into a booming global crypto hub. Additionally, Nashville SC star forward CJ Sapong is paid in crypto through Hedge; and in Jackson, TNthe mayor is actively advocating for city employees to have the ability to convert any portion of their salary into bitcoin.

“We are proud to help Nashville pave the way for digital asset and blockchain innovation,” said David Schwartz, CEO and co-founder of Cornerstone. “As more and more people and businesses want to be paid in Bitcoin, we look forward to helping them make it possible.”

Tennessee is part of a number of states, including Wyoming, Arizonaand Florida who are increasingly looking to leverage the benefits of digital assets and cryptocurrencies as a payment solution.

About Valkyrie Investments

Valkyrie Investments Inc. (“Valkyrie Investments”) is a leading financial services company specializing in digital assets. Based at Nashville, the Valkyrie team combines deep technical expertise in this emerging asset class with decades of experience launching investment vehicles for a wide variety of market participants. The firm is led by financial industry veterans with decades of experience at companies such as Guggenheim Partners, UBS, Chicago Chamber of Commerce, Chicago Mercantile Exchange and World Bank.

About Cornerstone Global Management, Inc.

Cornerstone Global Management, Inc. is a 3rd layer cryptocurrency focused fintech company that aims to provide the interoperability bridge between fiat and crypto. Its services focus on enabling consumers and businesses to seamlessly convert between fiat currencies and cryptocurrencies in the revenue and payment sectors. With over 50 years of combined experience in the human resources, banking, and enterprise-level payments industries, Cornerstone is well positioned to become a leader in the cryptocurrency and payments space. Visit cornerstoneglobalmgt.com to learn more.

Media contact
Ryan Gorman
Head of Communications
Valkyrie Investments
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SOURCE Valkyrie Investments