Browsing the "Investment" Tag

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.

Overstock’s Medici Acquires Stake in Blockchain Banking Startup

| Yogita Khatri

Medici Ventures, the blockchain investment arm of Overstock, has acquired a 5.1 percent equity stake in blockchain banking startup Bankorus.

A Blockchain ETF Is Launching on the London Stock Exchange Today

| Yogita Khatri

Investment management firm Invesco is launching a blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the London Stock Exchange on Monday.

Japanese Finance Giant Nomura Invests in Smart Contract Auditing Startup

| Yogita Khatri

Japan financial group Nomura has invested in Y Combinator-backed smart contract auditing startup Quantstamp.

Argentinian Government to Invest in Blockchain Projects Backed by Binance Labs, LatamEx

| Yogita Khatri

The government of Argentina is set to match investments in local blockchain startups taking part in Binance Labs' incubator program.

circle, startup

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.

Swiss Bank Julius Baer to Offer Digital Asset Services

| Yogita Khatri

Swiss private bank Julius Baer has partnered with a cryptocurrency banking startup to offer digital asset services later in 2019.

tools, new, old

Old Meets Young: Pension Funds and Crypto Investment

| Noelle Acheson

Are pension funds poised to invest in crypto assets? Not yet, argues Noelle Acheson – but a shift has started.

University of Michigan Considers Further Investment in A16z’s Crypto Fund

| Yogita Khatri

The University of Michigan, which has an endowment valued at about $12 billion, may further invest in Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto fund.