Intelligence ahead

Quantitative Research & Development for Digital Asset Investment

Our intelligence delivers various investment solutions

Data Distribution

Provide crypto-asset data platform with strong coverage of  global crypto-asset exchanges collaborating with CryptoCompare since 2019

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Crypto-Asset Index/Reference Prices

NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index Family has been distributing crypto-asset index and refrence prices with Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.(NRI)  for financial institutions

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Investment Products

Develop crypto-asset investment products based on our quantitative strategy to capture the long term growth of crypto-asset market

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Intelligence Unit : About Us

Intelligence Unit(IU) was established in 2018 to provide the various investment solutions to the crypto-assets for Japanese financial institutions. IU has developed three different type of business (data distribution, crypto-asset index and investment products) together with group companies and business partners worldwide.

We developed the Japanese crypto-asset exchange’s database framework with CryptoCompare, one of the leading crypto-asset data&information providers and has been providing the crypto-asset database to Japanese financial companies. IU, MV Index Solutions(MVIS) and Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.(NRI) embarked on the crypto-asset index project based on the IU’s quantitative methodology and have distributed the NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index to financial institutions worldwide since January 2020.

IU Asset Management Co., Ltd. is the first Japanese management company specializing in the crypto-asset investment and plans to establish crypto-asset index funds and index derivative products, etc.

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Latest News/Announcements

Launch NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Reference Price

Tokyo, August 7, 2020 – Intelligence Unit LLC(IU) has developed and provided price estimation for crypto-assets, called the “NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Reference Price, in coordination with Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI),[…]

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QUICK to Distribute NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index for Japanese Financial Institutions

Tokyo, April 8, 2020 – Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI), a leading provider of consulting services and system solutions,Intelligence Unit(IU), quantitative research and development of digital asset investment solution, and[…]

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Launch of NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index

31 January 2020- Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI), a leading provider of consulting services and system solutions, starts to distribute NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index to domestic and overseas institutional investors, financial[…]

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