13Aug/19

Coinbase Backs $4.3 Million Raise for New Crypto Derivatives Exchange

A new cryptocurrency derivatives exchange that hasn’t yet launched has already won backing from major investors including Coinbase. Called Blade, the exchange platform is planning to go live in a few weeksRead More…

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09Jul/19

Multicoin, Binance, Coinbase Invest in Startup Keeping Private Keys Secure

Blockchain startup Torus has an impressive cap table. The private-key management firm recently closed a $2 million seed round led by Multicoin Capital. The fundraise also saw participation from notable investors like Coinbase Ventures,Read More…

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23May/19

Blockchain Firm Raises $4 Million From Draper’s VC Fund to Provide Uncensorable Domains

San Francisco-based blockchain domains firm Unstoppable Domains has secured $4 million in a funding round backed by venture capitalist Tim Draper, co-founder Brad Kam told Cointelegraph in an email on May 23.Read More…

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22May/19

$71 Million: Galaxy Digital Sells Stake in EOS Blockchain Maker Block.One

Galaxy Digital, the crypto merchant bank founded by former hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz, has received $71.2 million after selling its shares in Block.one, the maker of the EOS blockchain. Galaxy DigitalRead More…

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06May/19

Gupta Out at ConsenSys Ventures in Shake-Up at Ethereum Startup

ConsenSys is restructuring as it seeks to raise $200 million. The ethereum-centric conglomerate’s ConsenSys Ventures arm, originally founded in September 2017 with a $50 million war chest from founder Joseph Lubin, isRead More…

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22Apr/19

Controversial Oil Tycoon Moves to Shake Up Argo Blockchain Board

Oil tycoon Frank Timis has been revealed as the biggest shareholder in Argo Blockchain, a crypto mining firm that listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) last summer. According to a Daily MailRead More…

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18Apr/19

Coinbase Generated $520 Million in Revenue Last Year, Reuters Estimates

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase brought in almost $520 million in global revenue in 2018, according to an estimate from Reuters. The news source based the figure on the exchange’s U.K. revenue, which grewRead More…

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17Apr/19

Japan’s Biggest Bank Invests in Crypto Sleuthing Startup Chainalysis

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), Japan’s largest bank, has backed an additional $6 million Series B round for cryptocurrency sleuthing startup Chainalysis. The investment came via the bank’s venture capital unit, MUFGRead More…

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