Tag Archives: Venture Capital

15Mar/19

Paradigm Leads $9 Million Round for Cosmos Creator Tendermint

Blockchain interoperability project Tendermint has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round led by technology-focused venture capital firm Paradigm. Announcing the news on Thursday, Tendermint said that other participants in theRead More…

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14Mar/19

Crypto Mogul Moshe Hogeg’s ICOs Have Unusual Patterns, Analysis Finds

Best-known internationally as the chief executive of the blockchain smartphone startup Sirin Labs, Moshe Hogeg is becoming known for something else in Israel – mounting lawsuits. As reported extensively by regional newsRead More…

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12Mar/19

Overstock’s Medici Acquires Stake in Blockchain Banking Startup

Medici Ventures, the blockchain investment arm of Overstock, has acquired a 5.1 percent equity stake in blockchain banking startup Bankorus. Announcing the news on Monday, Overstock said Bankorus’ blockchain platform allows individualsRead More…

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08Mar/19

Japanese Finance Giant Nomura Invests in Smart Contract Auditing Startup

Japan financial group Nomura has invested in Y Combinator-backed smart contract auditing startup Quantstamp. U.S.-based Quantstamp announced Wednesday that it is setting up a subsidiary in Japan following a “significant” investment from NomuraRead More…

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06Mar/19

Argentinian Government to Invest in Binance-Backed Blockchain Startups

The government of Argentina is set to invest in early-stage blockchain startups backed by the venture arm of cryptocurrency exchange Binance. The country’s Ministry of Production and Labour announced Wednesday that itRead More…

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