Tag: blockchain news

Apr 15 2021

Cathie Wood led Ark Investment’s $250M $COIN Share Purchase Send its Pre-Market Value Above $400

Coinbase ($COIN) made its official public debut yesterday on Nasdaq with an opening price of $381 and reached a daily high of $429.54 before closing the day...

Apr 14 2021

Just-In: Coinbase CEO Responds to Peter Thiel’s Concerns of Chinese Dominance Over BTC

Coinbase Inc, the cryptocurrency exchange is all set to make its public debut on Nasdaq today in the next few hours. Brian Armstrong, the co-founder, and CEO of the cryptocurrency exchange appeared on CNBC for an interview and said that the listing of Coinbase would be a landmark moment for the crypto ecosystem. During the interview, The post Just-In: Coinbase CEO Responds to...

Coinbase Listing on Nasdaq Could Prove Make or Break Event For Crypto

Coinbase Inc. is all set to make its public debut on Nasdaq later today in what many would call a historic feat for the...

Apr 10 2021

Biggest Blockchain Patent Holder Alibaba Faces $2.8B Fine Amid Growing Fallout With Gov

Alibaba, the largest e-commerce company in China and the biggest blockchain patent holder was fined $2.8 billion for anti-trust activities by the Chinese government. The fine was imposed after the market monopoly investigation which indicated that Alibaba was punishing retailers for selling the same goods on other platforms. Alibaba is believed to be one of The post Biggest Blockchain Patent Holder Alibaba Faces...

Apr 09 2021

Binance Smart Chain (BSC) Daily Transactions Reach New All-Time High, 4x of Ethereum

The Ethereum-competitor Binance Smart Chain (BSC) is making new records every single day! As per the latest update, Binance Smart Chian (BSC) has attained a new all-time high of 5 million daily transactions. This is huge as it is nearly 300%...

Apr 07 2021

Coinbase 2021 Q1 Report Highlights $1.8 Billion in Revenue and 56 Million Registered Users

Apr 07 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

Coinbase Inc. updated investors on its first-quarter performance of 2021 just a...

[Updated] All-In-One Crypto Platform Atani Closes Funding Round From Top European VC Firms

Apr 07 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  atani blockchain news

To upgrade the investing services infrastructure and seize upon a commitment to putting the end-user at the center of the ecosystem, crypto startup Atani has fundraised a $6.25 million seed round to realize these...

WhatsApp Competitor Signal Tests In-App Peer-to-Peer Crypto Payments

Signal App, the recently popular WhatsApp competitor, and end-to-end encrypted messaging app is pushing up the envelope and planning to test in-app crypto payments. The new feature called Signal Payments is currently in the beta...

Apr 06 2021

All-In-One Crypto Platform Atani Closes Funding Round From Top European VC Firms

Apr 06 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  atani blockchain news

To upgrade the investing services infrastructure and seize upon a commitment to putting the end-user at the center of the ecosystem, crypto startup Atani has fundraised a $6.25 million seed round to realize these...

Mar 31 2021

ICE’s Bakkt Takes On PayPal In A Race to Dominate Crypto Spendings Market

ICE's Bakkt is all set to take on payments giant PayPal when it comes to promoting crypto use in daily purchases. On Tuesday, when PayPal...

Mar 26 2021

Mar 24 2021

Funding Alert: Blockchain.com Raises $300M in Series C Funding Round

Blockchain.com, a crypto wallet, and exchange platform has raised $300 million in a Series C funding round taking their overall valuation to $5.2 billion. The funding round was led by DST Global, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and VY Capital along with several existing investors. The recent fundraising by the crypto firm was also the third-largest in The post Funding Alert: Blockchain.com Raises $300M in...

Mar 17 2021

Just-In: Rapper Ja Rule Enters NFT Mania, Auctions Fyre Festival Artwork as NFT

Mar 17 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Famous Rapper Ja Rule today announced that he is selling Fyre Festival's corporate logo as a Non-Fungible token (NFT). The Fyre Festival artwork will be available for sale at FlipKick, a platform to sell part digital and part physical NFTs....

Breaking: Coinbase Registers 114.9 Million Shares For Direct Listing on Nasdaq

Coinbase has registered 114.9 million of its shares for a direct listing on Nasdaq as per a report from Reuters. The cryptocurrency exchange announced its plans of making a public debut towards the end of last year and filed the S1 Form with the SEC in the last week of February revealing its plans of The post Breaking: Coinbase Registers 114.9 Million Shares...

Mar 16 2021

Breaking: eToro Set For Public Listing With a $10.4 Billion SPAC Merger

Mar 16 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

eToro, the stock and crypto trading app is all set to go public by merging with SPAC FinTech Acquisition Corp V. The trading platform is a Robinhood rival, and rumors about its public debut was rife in the recent past. The SPAC merger deal would include a $650 million common share private placement from leading The post Breaking: eToro Set For Public Listing...

Mar 15 2021

Tesla’s 8-K Filing With the SEC Reveals Elon Musk’s New “Technoking of Tesla” Title

Tesla, the electric car makers in an unusual 8K Filing with the SEC revealed that the official titles of CEO Elon Musk and CFO Zach Kirkhorn have changed to Technoking of Tesla and Master of Coin, respectively. The official filing read, Effective as of March 15, 2021, the titles of Elon Musk and Zach Kirkhorn The post Tesla's 8-K Filing With the SEC...

Mar 13 2021

Who Is Beeple? Story Behind World’s Most Expensive Digital Art & Non-Fungible Token(NFT)

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) are currently the rage of the crypto town with the latest digital artwork called “Everyday's — The First 5000 Days" made by Mike Winkelmann popularly known as Beeple, was sold for a whopping $69 million. The artwork is a...

Mar 11 2021

Breaking: Beeple’s “First 5,000 Days” NFT Collection Sells For $69 Million

In an exciting crypto news today, “Everyday: The First 5,000 Days” a Non- fungible token (NFT) art collection by Beeple has sold for whooping $69 Million making it the most expensive NFT ever sold. Beeple is a 41 year...

Feb 27 2021

Breaking: Robinhood Faces 46 Lawsuits Over GameStop Stock Blockage

Robinhood, a brokerage firm that offers trading services for traditional stocks as well as the crypto asset is currently facing nearly 46 lawsuits for blocking trades of Gamestop (GME) stocks at their price peak. The firm in a regulatory filing on Friday revealed that it is facing at least “46 putative class actions and three The post Breaking: Robinhood Faces 46 Lawsuits Over...

Feb 26 2021

Kraken Following Coinbase’s Footsteps, Planning to Raise Funds With a Valuation of $10B

Feb 26 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Kraken Digital Exchange, one of the oldest crypto exchanges founded in 2011 is in talks with Fidelity, Tribe Capital, and General Atlantic as lead investors in a new funding round with a target valuation that could go upwards of $10 billion as per a Reuters report. The news comes right after Coinbase SEC's S-filing for The post Kraken Following Coinbase's Footsteps, Planning to...

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