Browsing the "Funding Rounds" Tag

ErisX Launches Crypto Spot Market on Heels of New $20 Million Raise

| Nikhilesh De

Aspiring crypto derivatives provider ErisX took one step closer to its ultimate goal Tuesday with the launch of a spot market.

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OKCoin Exchange Invests in Crypto Custody Firm Prime Trust

| Yogita Khatri

Cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has invested an undisclosed amount in crypto custody provider Prime Trust.

Japan’s Biggest Bank Invests in Crypto Sleuthing Startup Chainalysis

| Yogita Khatri

Japanese bank MUFG has backed an additional Series B raise for crypto analytics startup Chainalysis, bringing its round total to $36 million.

Blockchain Startup Horizen Labs Doubles Target to Raise $4 Million

| Yogita Khatri

Just-launched sidechains startup Horizen Labs has raised $4 million in a seed funding round – twice what it had initially planned.

Liquid.com Closes Funding Round Valuing Crypto Firm at ‘Over $1 Billion’

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto trading platform Liquid.com has been backed by Bitmain and IDG Capital in a funding round it says makes it the latest crypto unicorn.

A16z, Polychain Invest $25 Million in Crypto Payments Startup Celo

| Yogita Khatri

Mobile-friendly cryptocurrency payments startup Celo has raised millions from A16z and Polychain in a private token sale.

Fred Ehrsam, Coinbase co-founder, Token Summit II. (Brady Dale for CoinDesk)

Numerai Token Sale Raises $11 Million From VC Firms Paradigm, Placeholder

| Leigh Cuen

Hedge fund and predictions market startup Numerai just closed an $11 million round led by Paradigm and Placeholder.

Galaxy Digital Backs $5.25 Million Round for Blockchain Staking Startup

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain staking startup Bison Trails has raised $5.25 million in a series seed funding round backed by investors including Galaxy Digital.

Crypto Investment App Donut Raises $1.8 Million in Seed Funding

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto investment app startup Donut has raised $1.8 million in a seed funding round as the firm prepares to take its beta product live.

Paradigm Leads $9 Million Round for Cosmos Creator Tendermint

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain interoperability project Tendermint has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round led by tech-focused VC firm Paradigm.