Lawrence Lewitinn

Lawrence Lewitinn

Formal First Name

Lawrence Lewitinn is Managing Editor for Global Capital Markets at CoinDesk, a media outlet specializing in digital currencies. He is also the Co-Host of First Mover, CoinDesk TV's flagship show that gives investors the top stories impacting digital assets. Lewitinn is a well-respected financial journalist who has worked at leading publications throughout his career, including CNBC, TheStreet, and Yahoo. Before his current role, he was the Editor-in-Chief at Modern Consensus, an online publication covering everything about cryptocurrency and blockchain space.

Professional Experience

Academic History


MQS Management

  • Traded over 50 securities for a quantitative-oriented hedge fund
  • Executed multifactor quantitative global macro trading strategy utilizing proprietary models during Asian and European market hours.
  • Analyzed price data and trading recommendations.

Blumberg & Freilich Equities

Millennium Management


  • Lewitinn holds no cryptocurrencies.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.