Aptius Student Venture Investments was a privately run, part-time student investment group, comprised of Sidcot School students. The group was a ‘cryptocurrency start-up project’ for like-minded students, who all had a passion for trading digital currency whilst they studied. The group operated fromThe group was run independently of the school on weekends as ‘hobby-start-up’ for like-minded students with a passion for financial markets and the world of cryptocurrency. The group diversified into a variety of cryptocurrency investments over a period of nearly 2 years, as a part time initiative during academic studies. The venture investment group produced significant returns for its associated students and helped to develop the member students understanding of financial markets and the rise of digital currencies, in particular: Bitcoin, Ethereum Z-cash, Doge-coin, Ripple and Moreno.