White Star Capital Raises $120M Crypto Fund for Metaverse Investments

The company will deploy between $1 million and $7 million in token and equity investments into 20 to 25 companies.

AccessTimeIconApr 11, 2022 at 3:10 p.m. UTC
Updated May 11, 2023 at 6:03 p.m. UTC

White Star Capital raised $120 million for its second crypto fund investing in companies developing the metaverse.

  • The fund, DAF II, will invest in crypto networks, decentralized finance and gaming companies, it said in a press release on Monday.
  • It will deploy between $1 million and $7 million in token and equity investments into 20 to 25 companies across north America, Europe, and Asia.
  • Gaming giant Ubisoft is the anchor investor for the crypto fund.
  • In May 2021, New York-based White Star Capital raised $50 million for its first crypto and blockchain fund, also backed by Montreuil, France-based Ubisoft.


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