Tag Archives: Capital Markets

21Mar/19

Numerai Token Sale Raises $11 Million From VC Firms Paradigm, Placeholder

Few companies in 2019 have managed to attract venture capitalists to private token sales without giving up equity. Yet the hedge fund and predictions market startup Numerai just closed an $11 millionRead More…

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20Mar/19

Polymath, SeriesOne Team Up to Simplify Security Token Issuance

Security token platform Polymath has partnered with digital securities fundraising platform seriesOne to offer an “end-to-end” solution for security token issuance. SeriesOne announced the news Tuesday, saying the new product will enable issuersRead More…

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19Mar/19

Digital Asset Names New CEO to Succeed Blythe Masters

Enterprise blockchain startup Digital Asset (DA) has named co-founder Yuval Rooz as the company’s new chief executive officer. Rooz, who has served as both COO and CFO at the firm, takes overRead More…

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19Mar/19

BitGo Adds Custody Support for Blockchain Capital’s Security Token

Cryptocurrency custodian BitGo Trust Company is adding support for the BCAP security token from venture capital firm Blockchain Capital. Revealing the news exclusively to CoinDesk on Tuesday, BitGo said clients can now compliantlyRead More…

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14Mar/19

Thai Stock Exchange Building Digital Assets Platform for 2020 Launch

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has confirmed it’s building a digital assets platform that it expects to go live next year. Saying it is “ready for digital tranformation,” the SET announcedRead More…

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13Mar/19

Polychain, DCG Invest in Crypto Futures Exchange CoinFLEX

Venture capital firms Polychain Capital and Digital Currency Group (DCG) have invested an undisclosed sum in cryptocurrency futures exchange CoinFLEX. Announcing the news on Wednesday, CoinFLEX said that, with the new funding, theRead More…

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12Mar/19

Avalon Miner Maker Canaan Raises ‘Hundreds of Millions’ in Funding

Canaan Creative, the maker of Avalon miners and one of the biggest cryptocurrency mining equipment manufacturers in China, has closed a new funding round. Securities Times, a Chinese financial news publication, reportedRead More…

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11Mar/19

SIX Exchange May List XRP Exchange-Traded Product in Two Months

Switzerland’s primary stock exchange SIX could soon list another cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded product (ETP), which will track the price of XRP, the third largest crypto asset by market capitalization. Hany Rashwan, co-founder andRead More…

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08Mar/19

German Finance Ministry Calls for Regulated Blockchain Securities Market

The German Ministry of Finance has recommended that the country recognize blockchain-based securities as a legitimate form of financial instrument and regulate them as such. In a paper published Friday, the agency saidRead More…

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