Venture Capital

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Overstock’s Venture Arm Invests $2 Million in Blockchain ID Firm

| William Foxley

Overstock's Medici Ventures has invested in blockchain ID firm Evernym in a $2 million seed round for potential equity.

Kleiner Perkins Backs $2 Million Seed Round for Crypto Derivative Data Firm

| Nathan DiCamillo

Crypto data analytics startup Skew has raised $2 million in seed funding from several VC firms including Silicon Valley icon Kleiner Perkins.

Token Tech firm Securitize Raises $14 Million from Santander, MUFG

| Daniel Palmer

The SEC-regulated firm raised $14 million from notable investors across traditional and blockchain finance.

Flipside Crypto Raises $7.1 Million to Give Tokens Better Analytics

| Leigh Cuen

This firm taps blockchain analytics across hundreds of projects to reveal what really makes prices go up.

Tencent, Fidelity Back $20 Million Round for Blockchain Firm Everledger

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain provenance startup Everledger has raised $20 million in a Series A round led by internet giant Tencent.

These iAngels Are Bringing New Heavyweights Into Bitcoin Investing

| Leigh Cuen

The three women behind Israeli investment platform iAngels are promoting crypto adoption by connecting with traditional investors.

Acuitas, Arrington XRP Capital Back $14.5 Million Series A for CasperLabs

| Daniel Palmer

The open-source blockchain platform raised $14.5 million in a round led by financier Terren Piezer, known as the "Zelig of Wall Street."

UK Fund That Aims to Capitalize on Crypto Volatility Raises $50 Million

| Daniel Palmer

U.K.-licensed Nickel Asset Management says it has raised $50 million for a fund aimed to make profits off the volatility of cryptocurrencies.

Wallet Giant Blockchain Raising $50 Million Crypto Fund: Report

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto wallet and data provider Blockchain is raising a VC fund to invest in industry startups and cryptocurrencies, according to a report.

Crypto Sleuthing Firm Elliptic Raises $23 Million in Fundraise Led by SBI

| Ian Allison

Blockchain forensics firm Elliptic has raised $23 million in Series B round led by Tokyo-based financial institution (and XRP holder) SBI.