Grayscale launches Stellar Lumens investment trust

Grayscale Investment, a cryptocurrency asset management firm, announced the launch of its Grayscale Stellar Lumens Trust on Thursday, which provides investors with exposure to Lumens (XLM), the native asset of the Stellar network.


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This investment product is the ninth single-asset product launched by Grayscale. The firm also sponsors products that provide exposure to bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, ethereum classic, horizen, litecoin, XRP, and zcash.

Stellar is a distributed remittance platform connecting financial institutions, payment systems, and individual users. Stellar's native asset, Lumens, enables users to move money quickly and reliably at little to no cost.

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