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Jihan Wu's Crypto Lender Matrixport Looks to Raise $100M at $1.5B Valuation

Matrixport has $5 billion in trading volume every month, along with $10 billion in assets under management and custody.

Nov 25, 2022 at 8:36 a.m. UTC

Matrixport Favors 'Systematic Bitcoin Call Overwriting' Strategy for 2023

The strategy involves owning bitcoin while selling weekly call options with strike prices above the market level.

Nov 25, 2022 at 11:53 a.m. UTC

Binance.US to Bid for Crypto Lender Voyager, CZ Confirms

Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao has confirmed that the exchange's U.S. wing will be making a fresh bid for crypto lender Voyager now that the defunct FTX is unable to follow through with acquiring it.

Nov 24, 2022 at 9:06 a.m. UTC

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A Holiday Impression with Will Foxley

A holiday short of the most valuable crypto stories for 2022.

Nov 25, 2022
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Why Lightning Isn’t Just for Bitcoin Believers, With Graham Krizek

Bitcoin’s settlement speed and finality are attracting all types of merchants.

Nov 23, 2022
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Worse Than Enron? The FTX Collapse Leaves Many With Egg on Their Faces

The ‘Thou Shalt Not’ centralize your operations, which is at the core of crypto, is once again regarded as problematic.

Nov 18, 2022
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Doubling Down With Magdalena Kala

Consumer investor and founder of the consumer Web3 fund, Double Down, Magdalena “Mags” Kala joins Sam and Avery as the first guest of the “Gen C” podcast.

Nov 21, 2022
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Achieving Financial and Personal Confidence With Lisa Carmen Wang

In investing in oneself and one's career, what does it mean to be a 'Bad Bitch'?

Nov 16, 2022
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'A Complete Failure of Corporate Controls': What Investors and Accountants Missed in FTX’s Audits

An expert review of FTX’s audited financial statements reveals a series of red flag related-party transactions that should have led to more scrutiny of the company’s operations.

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CDCROP: CZ aka Changpeng Zhao CEO of Binance at Consensus Singapore 2018 (CoinDesk)

Crypto Exchange Binance Delists Serum Trading Pairs Amid FTX Connection

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance delisted three Serum (SRM) trading pairs on Friday as the fallout from FTX's collapse continues.

Nov 25, 2022
Bitmain co-founder Jihan Wu (CoinDesk)

Jihan Wu's Crypto Lender Matrixport Looks to Raise $100M at $1.5B Valuation

Matrixport has $5 billion in trading volume every month, along with $10 billion in assets under management and custody.

Nov 25, 2022
CDCROP: Founder and CEO of Binance Changpeng Zhao, commonly known as "CZ", attends the "CZ meets Italy" at Palazzo Brancaccio on May 10, 2022 in Rome, Italy. (Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)

Binance Allocates Another $1B for Its Crypto Recovery Fund

Other prominent crypto players, including Aptos Labs and Jump Crypto, have also joined Binance's initiative.

Nov 25, 2022
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Cardano DeFi Project Ardana Halts Development, Citing Funding, Timeline Concerns

The project closed a $10 million round led by now bankrupt crypto hedge fund firm Three Arrows Capital last year.

Nov 24, 2022