Tag: capital raising

Nov 22 2021

Crypto payments infrastructure platform MoonPay closes $555 million Series A

Nov 22 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising crypto payments moonpay

MoonPay, a crypto payments infrastructure provider, today announced it has closed a $555 million Series A financing round led by Tiger Global Management and Coatue with participation from Blossom Capital, Thrive Capital, Paradigm, and NEA. The company’s fiat-to-crypto on-ramp powers more than 250 wallets,...

Decentralized options trading protocol Kibo closes $1.5M in seed round

Nov 22 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising crypto exchanges

Kibo Finance, a startup DeFi options trading platform, today announced the closing of a $1.5 million seed round. Participating investors in the round include Republic, Huobi, Gate.io, Fenbushi, AU21, Genblock, Kenetic, MGNR, GSR, DFG, Bitcoin.com, David Garcia of Borderless Capital, Sandeep Nailwal (Co-founder of Polygon), and Mirza Uddin (Co-founder of Injective Protocol). The Kibo Finance protocol allows buying and selling of options on...

Nov 18 2021

Cypher raises $2.1M to build out expiratory futures protocol on Solana

Nov 18 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising featured

Cypher, an expiratory futures protocol built on Solana, today announced it has raised $2.1 million in a seed round co-led by Sino Global Capital, SkyVision Capital, and Blockwall Capital. With this new capital, the company will launch a protocol designed to offer synthetic derivatives products. Cypher’s focus on futures-like products with a defined settlement date is an anomaly in the crypto world. The...

BetaBlocks gets $1.5M in seed funding to scale its white-label tokenization platform

Nov 18 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising

BetaBlocks, a Miami-based blockchain-asset infrastructure company, announced it has received $1.5 million in seed funding. The round was led by E3 Negócios, Ocean Azul Partners, and SaaS Ventures. Founded in 2018, BetaBlocks has helped companies such as Magic Leap, Ohm Health, and Blackdove navigate the world of crypto-assets and privacy. After concluding the Endeavor ScaleUp program, BetaBlocks decided to launch a white-label asset...

Decentralized options trading protocol Kibo closes $1.5M in seed round

Nov 18 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising crypto exchanges

Kibo Finance, a startup DeFi options trading platform, has announced the closing of a $1.5M seed round. Participating investors in the round include Republic, Huobi, Gate.io, Fenbushi, AU21, Genblock, Kenetic, MGNR, GSR, DFG, Bitcoin.com, David Garcia of Borderless Capital, Sandeep Nailwal (Co-founder of Polygon), and Mirza Uddin (Co-founder of Injective Protocol). The Kibo Finance protocol allows buying and selling of options on more...

Nov 08 2021

Meow raises $5M in seed funding to build bridge between corporate treasuries and crypto yield market

Nov 08 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising

Meow, a platform offering a compliant bridge for institutional and corporate investors to participate in cryptocurrency investment opportunities, today announced that the company has raised USD $5 million in a seed round of funding. Coinbase Ventures, Gemini Frontier Fund, Lux Capital, and others including Jump Capital, Slow Ventures, Shine Capital, Castle Island Ventures, Acrylic, participated in the...

Matter Labs receives $50M in new funding for its Ethereum scaling protocol – zkSync

Nov 08 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising featured

Matter Labs, the company behind zkSync, an Ethereum layer-2 scaling protocol, announced today it received USD $50 million in new funding (in addition to a USD $6M Series A in February of this year). These new funds will be used to expand Matter Labs' engineering teams and finance business growth. zkSync uses...

Nov 03 2021

Crypto exchange AscendEX closes $50M Series B led by Polychain Capital and Hack VC

AscendEX, a cryptocurrency exchange platform, has announced the close of a $50 million Series B raise led by Polychain Capital and Hack VC, with participation from Jump Capital and Alameda Research, as well as Uncorrelated Ventures, Eterna Capital, Acheron Trading, Nothing Research, and Palm Drive Capital. Imperii Partners...

Oct 26 2021

Immunefi raises $5.5M to expand its blockchain & crypto focused bug bounty platform

Oct 26 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising immunefi

Immunefi, a bug bounty and security services platform for DeFi protecting over $50 billion in users' funds, today announced it has raised $5.5 million in funding. Its investors include Blueprint Forest, Electric Capital, Framework Ventures, Bitscale Capital, P2P Capital, IDEO Colab, The LAO,...

Oct 06 2021

UAE crypto exchange BitOasis closes $30M Series B funding

BitOasis, the Middle East and North Africa-based crypto exchange, announced today it has wrapped up its Series B round, the company has closed $30 million in funding from new and existing investors. This round was co-led by...

Oct 05 2021

Crypto custodian Hex Trust closes $10M funding round led by Animoca Brands

Hex Trust, an Asia-based licensed and insured provider of custody for crypto- assets, announced it has raised USD $10 million in an investment round led by Animoca Brands, a company specializing in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification. Other investors include Ripple Labs, Algorand...

Sep 22 2021

Node infrastructure provider Blockdaemon raises $155M in Series B

Sep 22 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  blockdaemon capital raising

Blockdaemon, the leading independent blockchain infrastructure platform, has announced that it has closed a Series B funding round of USD $155 million with a valuation of $1.255 billion, making it the world’s largest blockchain infrastructure company for node management and staking. The round was led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, with participation from Matrix Capital Management, Sapphire Ventures, and Morgan Creek Digital. This...

Sep 21 2021

Fuel Labs raises $1.5M led by CoinFund for its Ethereum layer-2 solution

Sep 21 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising coinfund fuel labs

Fuel Labs, which is building permissionless and trustless layer-2 protocols for Ethereum, today announced $1.5M USD of support led by blockchain-focused investment firm CoinFund. Other participants include Fenbushi Capital and Origin Capital. The Fuel Labs' team is building Fuel for optimistic...

Sep 16 2021

Komodo completes P2P cross-chain token fundraise for NFT infrastructure project Tokel

Komodo, an open-source technology provider that offers all-in-one blockchain solutions and pioneer behind AtomicDEX which enables safe and instant swapping and transfer of assets between trader wallets without requiring AMMs, announced today it has successfully completed a peer-to-peer, cross-chain fundraise with Tokel, a...

Sep 15 2021

Crypto management platform Abra raises $55M in Series C

Sep 15 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  abra capital raising

Abra, a cryptocurrency management platform, today announced it has raised $55 million in Series C funding. The round was led by IGNIA and Blockchain Capital, with new investors including Kingsway Capital, Tiga Investments, and the Stellar Development Foundation. Added investments from...

Sep 06 2021

Multi-chain crypto protocol Octopus Network secures $5M in Series A funding

Sep 06 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising

Octopus Network, a third-generation multi-chain crypto network for bootstrapping and running Web 3.0 application-specific blockchains, aka appchains, announced the completion of its Series A private sale. Interoperable Web 3.0 crypto networks like Octopus Network, Polkadot, and Cosmos, and are often referred to as the "internet of blockchains" in the same way that today's Web 2.0 internet TCP/IP standards define the internet as a...

OP Crypto: Former Huobi exec raises $25M to form blockchain venture fund

Sep 06 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising

OP Crypto Capital Management, a new crypto venture capital firm has officially announced its formation. The venture firm is backed by Huobi Ventures, Galaxy Digital’s Vision Hill FoF Platform, Digital Currency Group, Mirana Ventures (Bybit), and The Brooker Group. The firm will focus on bridging the gap between CeFi, DeFi, and the Metaverse through investing in projects looking to shape the future of...

Aug 31 2021

Asia-based crypto exchange Zipmex secures $41M USD in Series B funding

Aug 31 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising crypto exchanges zipmex

Zipmex, an Asia-Pacific-based cryptocurrency exchange with offices in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, and Australia, today announced that it has secured over USD $41 million in its Series B funding. This marks a milestone for Zipmex, which has seen multiple companies taking an interest in this round. The Zipmex team welcomes new investors including the Bank of Ayudhya’s corporate venture capital arm, Krungsi Finnovate, who...

Aug 24 2021

InfStones closes $10M in funding to expand blockchain infrastructure services

Aug 24 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  capital raising infstones

Blockchain infrastructure provider InfStones has announced a $10 million Series A funding round led by Qiming Venture Partners, with participation from DHVC, HashKey Capital, Plug and Play, SNZ Holdings, and the family office of Xinjun Liang, co-founder and former vice-chairman/CEO of Fosun...

Blockstream secures $210M in Series B to scale Bitcoin mining and sidechain initiatives

Aug 24 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  blockstream capital raising

Blockstream, a provider of bitcoin-based infrastructure services, today announced that it has raised $210 million as part of its Series B financing on a valuation...

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