Parikshit Mishra

Parikshit Mishra

Parikshit Mishra is CoinDesk's Deputy Managing Editor responsible for breaking news coverage. Before joining CoinDesk, he was the European Editor at Acuris (Mergermarket), where he dealt with copies related to private equity and the startup ecosystem. He has also worked as an analyst for CRISIL, covering the European markets and global economies. His most notable tenure was with Reuters, where he worked as a correspondent and an editor for various teams. He does not have any crypto holdings.

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First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Slips Below $43K as Ukraine Shadows Financial Markets
The latest moves in crypto markets in context for Feb. 17, 2022.
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Forbes Receives $200M From Binance as It Eyes NYSE Listing
The investment will make Binance one of the top two investors in Forbes.
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European VC Blossom Capital Raises $432M Fund For Tech, Crypto Investments
The firm has earmarked one-third of the capital for crypto investments.
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Binance, MDI-Led Consortium to Create Crypto Exchange in Indonesia
Binance will provide infrastructure and support for the new exchange.
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Wells Fargo, HSBC to Settle Forex Transactions Using Blockchain
The banking giants will use a blockchain product to settle U.S. dollar, Canadian dollar, pound and euro transactions.
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UAE Wealth Fund Mubadala Investing in Crypto Ecosystem: CEO
While “many people are skeptics, I do not fall in that category,” said CEO Khaldoon Al Mubarak.
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India’s Modi Calls for Global Crypto Standard
The prime minister said that technologies, such as crypto, should empower democracies not undermine them.
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Crypto Derivatives Firm Paradigm Raises $35M From Jump Capital, Alameda Ventures, Others
More than 25 investors participated in the round, including Dragonfly Capital, DCG and Vectr Fintech Partners.
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Flipkart Co-Founder-Backed Navi Mutual Fund Files for Blockchain Fund in India
The filing comes after Invesco deferred the launch of a similar fund due to the regulatory uncertainty in the country.
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Indian Finance Minister Says Monitoring Crypto Ads; Not Weighing Ban
The Indian government is set to bring out a new crypto draft bill in the winter session of parliament.
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