Browsing the "Circle" Tag

Christine Lagarde Pits Circle Against JPMorgan in IMF Debate

| Brady Dale

Decentralized systems are coming for the banks, argued Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire, in a panel Wednesday at the International Monetary Fund.

Circle Completes SeedInvest Purchase, Paving the Way for Tokenized Equities

| Anna Baydakova

Cryptocurrency exchange startup Circle has closed its acquisition of equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest.

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Crypto Finance Startup Circle Seeking Further $250 Million in Funding: Report

| Yogita Khatri

Circle Internet Financial is reportedly looking to raise a further $250 million in funding to counter the bear market slump.

Blockchain Sleuthing Startup Chainalysis Raises $30 Million

| Ian Allison

The Series B funding was led by seasoned VC firm Accel and included investment from Benchmark, which led the firm's $16m Series A.

Circle’s Stablecoin Pitchman Joins Blockchain Startup Celo

| Anna Baydakova

Chuck Kimble, who helped promote the USDC stablecoin for Circle, has joined blockchain startup Celo as head of strategic partnerships.

Circle’s USDC Stablecoin Fully Dollar Backed, Says Latest Auditor’s Report

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto finance startup Circle’s USDC stablecoin was fully backed with fiat reserves at the close of 2018, according to auditing firm Grant Thornton.

Stable Times at Circle: A Crypto Startup Counted Out Is Riding High

| David Floyd

CoinDesk profiles Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of the Goldman Sachs-backed crypto startup Circle that had a banner year in 2018.

Crypto Exchange Poloniex Launches Institutional Trading Services

| Nikhilesh De

Poloniex announced it was opening institutional trading accounts as of Tuesday.

Circle’s Dollar-Tied Stablecoin Fully Backed, Auditor’s ‘Attestation’ Says

| Nikhilesh De

Circle Internet Financial had $127.5 million at the end of last month, enough to back the total number of USDC stablecoins in circulation.

Binance Exchange Will List the USDC Stablecoin This Week

| Yogita Khatri

Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, is adding support for stablecoin USDC.