Bank blockchain leads are leaving to build startups, a trend signalling that opportunities in the private blockchain space remain abundant.
Pantera Capital partner and chief technology officer Steven Waterhouse has officially left the VC firm.
A technology initiative backed by the Dubai government has launched a $275m startup investment fund.
Brave Software has raised $4.5m to expand on its efforts to let users send bitcoin micropayments to their favorite websites.
Coinbase's first employee has departed to start a blockchain-focused hedge fund.
Coinigy has raised $400,000 in new seed funding to develop an updated version of its bitcoin trading platform.
Ether prices surged this week, outshining bitcoin as the Ethereum community made progress toward a hard fork for The DAO.
Blockchain firm SolidX has filed with the SEC in a bid to launch a public investment vehicle that would offer exposure to bitcoin.
Coinbase has reportedly raised more than $10m from Japan's largest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.
Netki, a digital identity startup, has raised $3.5 million to help it expand its team and technology offerings.