LabCFTC director Daniel Gorfine advocated for thoughtful regulation of the cryptocurrency space in Congressional testimony Wednesday.
Cloud computing startup Oasis Labs has raised $45 million in a private token pre-sale to develop its blockchain platform.
Silicon Valley investment powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has launched a new $300 million fund focused on cryptocurrencies.
TrustToken, which aims to put tokenized assets on a blockchain, raised $20 million in a strategic token sale with help from Andreessen Horowitz.
VC firms Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures reportedly met with the SEC in March to request that tokens be exempted from SEC oversight.
There are many stablecoins, but only one that has one investor who busted a central bank and another who used to help run one. Also, Google and Bain.
CryptoKitties will break away from its developer, Axiom Zen, after raising $12 million of venture capital.
Stellar makes a bet that Keybase can port easy end-to-end encryption over to person-to-person payments in cryptocurrency.
DYdX, an in-development decentralized exchange for cryptocurrency derivatives, has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round.
A high-profile group of investors are backing an unknown startup's token sale, in an effort to evolve the "stablecoin" concept.