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Umee aims to be a hub for cross-chain DeFi. (Akinori UEMURA/Unsplash)
Axelar and Polygon Supernets Team Up to Provide Cross-Chain Interoperability
This will allow developers to build their applications across multiple blockchains
Umee aims to be a hub for cross-chain DeFi. (Akinori UEMURA/Unsplash)

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SWIFT Partners With Crypto Data Provider Chainlink on Cross-Chain Protocol in TradFi Play
Interest from institutional investors moving into crypto has been “undeniable,” according to SWIFT’s Strategy Director.
CDCROP: Swift Financial logo on window (Swift)

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DeFi Hub Umee Targets TradFi With Institutional Lending DAO
The cross-chain lending protocol has raised almost $40 million since June 2021.
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Cryptography Network Lit Protocol Raises $13M to Bolster Web3 Autonomy and Interoperability
The Series A round is being led by crypto investment firm 1kx.
CDCROP: Fire and Ice (Pixabay)

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Polkadot Parachain Moonbeam Integrates Cross-Chain Messaging Protocol LayerZero
Developing Web3 interoperability via cross-chain messaging has become a growing trend.
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Open Chat Alliance
Solana-based Projects Team Up to Make Cross-Chain Messaging Standard
Notifi Network, Bonfida and Only1 are leading a 19-member effort known as the "Open Chat Alliance."
Open Chat Alliance

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Elliptic Introduces Product to Track Crypto Flows Across all Blockchains in Single Screening
The blockchain analytics firm says the offering can help thwart exploits on cross-chain bridges.
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Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022
Analytics Firm Elliptic Says RenBridge Was Used to Help Launder $540M of Illicit Crypto Funds
Around a third of the sum laundered with the help of the cross-chain bridge is believed to be proceeds from ransomware attacks by North Korean hackers, according to Elliptic.
Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022

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Blockchain Analytics Platform Merkle Science Raises $19M to Take on Bridge Exploits
The threat detection company added funding to its Series A round, which now totals more than $24 million.
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Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022
Chainalysis Estimates $2B Stolen From Cross-Chain Bridge Hacks This Year
This week, hackers used a vulnerability on the Nomad bridge to steal $190 million worth of crypto.
Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022