Tag: funding

Apr 07 2021

How Margin Trading Killed Crypto

Apr 07 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency funding opinions trading

Reading Time: 2 minutes Margin trading has grown in popularity in the crypto world in recent years Newcomers look at the potential gains and act irresponsibly The mass of inexperienced margin traders is causing the market to crash when otherwise it might not...

Mar 18 2021

BNY Mellon Joins $133M Investment in Crypto Startup Fireblocks

Mar 18 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  bny mellon business fireblocks funding

The new funding brings Fireblocks's valuation just shy of $1 billion as Fireblocks. America's Oldest Bank Taps Fireblocks BNY Mellon's latest crypto investment is likely linked to its new plan to offer...

Mar 15 2021

CMS, Alameda Research Among Investors in DeFi Protocol Alchemix

Mar 15 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  alchemix business defi funding

Newcomer to the scene, Alchemix has already raised $4.9 million from some of the most reputable VCs in the crypto space. Alchemix Hits $80 Million in Two Weeks Alchemix is quickly building a name for itself. The protocol was only...

Mar 11 2021

BlockFi Gets $3 Billion Valuation after $350 Million Funding Round

Its valuation jumped from $450 million to $3 billion in around six months.

Mar 08 2021

Bitcoin Tech Company NYDIG Raises $200 Million

NYDIG has announced a growth capital round led by Stone Ridge Holdings Group and Morgan Stanley. Institutions Funding Bitcoin NYDIG is a subsidiary of Stone Ridge, an alternative asset manager with $10 billion in AUM....

Feb 24 2021

DFX Stablecoin DEX Raises $5 Million in Seed Funding

Feb 24 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  capital defi dex dfx funding

Polychain Capital led a $5 million seed round for DFX, a DEX aimed at expanding DeFi to international markets. DFX Aims to Bring DeFi Worldwide Former staff from the Ethereum Foundation, Deloitte, and...

Feb 17 2021

Feb 14 2021

Synthetix Announces $12 Million Funding From Top VCs

Synthetix, a DeFi project for synthetic assets, announced that it raised $12 million from Paradigm, Coinbase Ventures, and IOSG. VCs Enter DeFi Governance The three venture capital firms invested by purchasing SNX...

Feb 12 2021

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Launch Bitcoin Development Endowment

Earlier today, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced a partnership with hip-hop mogul and billionaire Sean Carter, aka Jay-Z, to create a Bitcoin development endowment focused initially on teams in India and Africa. ...

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Launch Bitcoin Development Endowment

The Twitter CEO and hip-hop mogul are fueling the endowment, called ₿trust, with 500 BTC and it’s currently seeking three board members.If bitcoin is the next and final global money, then by definition (and by...

Feb 11 2021

Compute North Raises $25 Million To Expand Bitcoin Mining Operations

Feb 11 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  compute north funding mining

Compute North, one of the fastest-growing bitcoin mining companies in North America, has announced the close of a growth capital round that netted $25 million in debt financing and equity, which it will use to expand its operations in light of ongoing demand for its data and colocation services. The debt capital was raised as a senior secured loan via investment firm Post...

Feb 08 2021

Bitcoin-Based Lending And Savings Platform Ledn Raises $2.7 Million

Feb 08 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  funding investing ledn lending

This morning, Toronto-based bitcoin lending and saving company Ledn announced a $2.7 million financing round led by White Star’s Digital Asset Fund, with participation from Darrow Holdings, Coinbase Ventures, Global Founders Capital, CMT Digital and Kingsway. The Toronto-based company serves clients in over 100 countries by offering interest-paying savings accounts for bitcoin and USDC, as well as bitcoin-backed loans that provide borrowers with...

Jan 12 2021

HashKey Capital Invests $5M in Decentralized Storage Project Filestar

Jan 12 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business decentralized storage funding news tech

The $5 million grant will go towards funding the day-to-day operations of Filestar's foundation.

Dec 23 2020

2020 Was The Year Bitcoin Funding Went Brrr

Dec 23 2020 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  developers eoy 2020 for fun funding

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and thought-provoking articles. Click here...

Dec 17 2020

Nov 30 2020

Bitwala Banks €15 Million in an Earlybird-Led Funding Round

The startup is aiming to increase its product line and thus increasing users.

Sep 29 2020

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