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Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Reportedly Involved with a Crypto Investment Startup

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, is reportedly working with a cryptocurrency investment company which is about to start operations in Malta.

Billionaire Teddy Sagi Invests in Ukrainian Blockchain Startup Distributed Lab

Billionaire and owner of London’s Camden Market Teddy Sagi has invested in Ukrainian blockchain startup Distributed Lab, CEO Vladimir Dubinin has confirmed.

AI Application Development Platform Dbrain Raises $8M Investment Led by Bitfury and AngelVest

A syndicate of investors including Angelvest, Bitfury Group, and a consortium of cryptocurrency traders is making a $3 million equity investment to the AI application development platform Dbrain.

Mike Novogratz’s Cryptobank to Debut on Canada’s TSX Venture Exchange

In a move that can be considered a major milestone for Bitcoin industry, billionaire Mike Novogratz’ crypto-focused merchant bank, Galaxy Digital LP, is set to begin trading on Toronto’s TSX Venture Exchange on August 1, reports Bloomberg.

SatoshiPay Prepares for IPO on London Stock Exchange’s AIM

Cryptocurrency nanopayment provider and processing service SatoshiPay has announced plans for an IPO on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM, a market for growth companies.

Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund Bets Big on Bitcoin, Price Soars Over $15,000

Facebook early investor and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel bought millions of dollars’ worth of Bitcoin through Founders Fund, a VC firm he co-founded , and that number is reported to be worth hundreds of millions today.

Chelsea Owner Roman Abramovich, Other Russian Forbes Millionaires Invest in Cryptocurrencies

Major Russian businessmen are interested in cryptocurrencies, while one tenth of the Forbes list invest in this new kind of financial tool.

Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain.Info Raises a Record Setting $40M Series B

Bitcoin and blockchain technology company Blockchain has raised $40 million in its second round of institutional funding.

Stepan Gershuni: How ICO Might Change Cryptoindustry in Three Years

Cryptoindustry is rapidly developing, which includes its part that seeks to replace venture investment and public capital markets altogether. Even projects that have nothing to do with blockchainsometimes use ICO as a way to raise funds via issuing their own token.

Blockchain Investment Reaches $120 Million in 2017Q1

Over the first three months of 2017, overall investment in bitcoin and blockchain-related startups comprised $120 million spanning 21 deals. The officially announced funding of blockchain companies comprised $119.29 million with one more deal involving Tezos remaining officially undisclosed.

January’s Investment in Bitcoin and Blockchain Startups Exceeds $42 Million

Overall amount of declared investment in bitcoin and blockchain startups comprised $42,63 million in January 2017, most of which accrues to blockchain infrastructure provider BitBury. 

Ethtrade: 2016 Has Become the Year of Ethereum’s Maturing

This year, Ethereum has been one of the most talked-about cryptocurrencies. The year 2016 started with a series of wins for the ambitious project, yet shortly afterwards it faced a series of problems. However, notwithstanding the hardfork after The DAO’s collapse, and the subsequent emergence of Ethereum Classic, many experts still believe Ethereum is a […]