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Bitcoin P2P Exchange Hodl Hodl Raises Seed Funding From WhalePanda and Other Private Investors

Hodl Hodl – a global P2P cryptocurrency exchange that doesn’t hold users funds – recently raised money in the seed round from five private investors

Coinbase Deny IPO Rumors as Crypto Giant Closes $300 Million Series E

Coinbase announced a $300 million fundraising round on Tuesday, October 30, which puts the San Francisco-based company’s new valuation at $8 billion and makes it one of the most highly valued startups in the United States. However, in an interview with Bloomberg TV following the announcement, Coinbase President and Chief Operating Officer, Asiff Hirji, said […]

Goldman Sachs and Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Invest in Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and billionaire Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Ventures have announced they are investing $15 million in cryptocurrency custodian BitGo Holdings Inc.

Fidelity to Provide Enterprise-Grade Digital Asset Solutions for Institutional Investors

U.S. investment firm Fidelity, which administers over $7.2 trillion in client assets, has announced the launch of Fidelity Digital Asset Services, a new company that will offer enterprise-quality custody and trade execution services for cryptocurrencies to institutional investors such as hedge funds, family offices and market intermediaries.

Leading U.S. Universities Invest in Cryptocurrency Funds

Harvard University, Stanford University, Dartmouth College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of North Carolina have all made investments into a number of cryptocurrency funds. This is what The Information reported on October, 10, citing a person familiar with the developments.

Crypto Trading Platform Caspian Raises $16 Million in Token Pre-Sale

Institutional-grade crypto trading platform Caspian has announced today it raised US$16million in a pre-sale of its CSP token. Accompanying this is the announcement that the platform is now live and no longer in beta testing.

Coinbase Explores a Crypto ETF – Report

Leading U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is reportedly exploring launch of a crypto ETF and has sought the expertise of BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager.

Binance Labs, Major Crypto Exchanges Back $32 Million Terra Stable Coin Project

Terra, a project designing a price-stable digital currency that will power the next-generation payment network on the blockchain, has successfully closed its seed funding round with an initial USD $32M.

Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain Capital Lead $102 million Funding Round for DFINITY “World Computer” Project

DFINITY, a Switzerland-based blockchain startup has raised $102 million in a private sale of tokens to accredited investors, in a round jointly led by Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain Capital.

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.