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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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16Apr/19

Startup Arca Seeks SEC Approval for US Treasury Bond-Backed Stablecoin

Arca Investment Management is seeking regulatory approval to sell a new type of stablecoin to retail investors. The Los Angeles-based digital asset manager filed a prospectus with the Securities and Exchange CommissionRead More…

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12Apr/19

Blockchain Startup Horizen Labs Doubles Target to Raise $4 Million

Just-launched blockchain technology startup Horizen Labs has raised $4 million in a seed funding round. Participating in the round were VC firms Digital Currency Group (DCG) and Liberty City Ventures, as well asRead More…

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04Apr/19

New $50 Million Fund Makes First Investment in Blockchain ID Startup

A new $50 million VC fund has been set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta to invest in early-stage technology startups, including those working with blockchain. Okta, which provides identity management solutions, announced theRead More…

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25Mar/19

Blockchain Insurance Consortium B3i Quietly Raises $16 Million

B3i, a blockchain startup owned by some of the world’s largest insurance companies, quietly raised about $16 million last month, bringing its total capital to over $22 million, according to corporate registryRead More…

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22Mar/19

Mercado Livre Bans Cryptocurrency Listings Following $750 Million Investment From Paypal

Cryptocurrency listings have been prohibited from publication on Mercado Livre, also known as Free Market, following a $750 million investment into the platform from Paypal. Just prior to the announcement, more thanRead More…

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19Mar/19

Galaxy Digital Backs $5.25 Million Round for Blockchain Staking Startup

Blockchain staking startup Bison Trails has raised $5.25 million in a series seed funding round backed by Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital. Announcing the news on Friday, Bison Trails said the round was ledRead More…

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17Mar/19

Crypto Investment App Donut Raises $1.8 Million in Seed Funding

Cryptocurrency investment app provider Donut has raised $1.8 million in a seed funding round. The Germany-based startup told CoinDesk on Thursday that the round was led by early-stage venture capital firm Redalpine.Read More…

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