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Amberdata acquires Genesis Volatility

Amberdata, a provider of digital asset data, has acquired Genesis Volatility (GVol), a provider of institutional-grade crypto-options data analytics and research. Further details of the transaction were not disclosed.

Galaxy Digital Partners is serving as the exclusive financial advisor to Genesis Volatility.

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