mergers and acquisitions

Robinhood’s agreement to buy Bitstamp expands its global reach: Architect Partners. (Shutterstock)
Robinhood’s Acquisition of Bitstamp Expands Its Global Reach: Architect Partners
Crypto is becoming an increasingly important part of Robinhood’s business, accounting for 20% of total revenue in the first quarter, the report said.
Robinhood’s agreement to buy Bitstamp expands its global reach: Architect Partners. (Shutterstock)

Robinhood’s Bitstamp Deal is Strategic And Brings Added Institutional Exposure: Bernstein. (Shutterstock)
Robinhood’s Bitstamp Deal Is Strategic and Brings Added Institutional Exposure: Bernstein
The acquisition will potentially allow the trading platform to offer a wider range of crypto products to a more institutional client base, the report said.
Robinhood’s Bitstamp Deal is Strategic And Brings Added Institutional Exposure: Bernstein. (Shutterstock)

Wall Street has bitcoin mining mergers on its mind. (Chenyu Guan/Unsplash)
Bitcoin Mining Stocks Soar Amid Takeover Frenzy
The stocks are undervalued, so miners with attractive power contracts could become M&A targets, according to Wall Street analysts.
Wall Street has bitcoin mining mergers on its mind. (Chenyu Guan/Unsplash)

Bitcoin Miners With Attractive Power Contracts Are Potential M&A Targets, JPMorgan Says. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
Bitcoin Miners With Attractive Power Contracts Are Potential M&A Targets, JPMorgan Says
U.S. listed bitcoin miners have access to large amounts of power, making them potential takeover targets for hyperscalers and AI firms, the report said.
Bitcoin Miners With Attractive Power Contracts Are Potential M&A Targets, JPMorgan Says. (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

Core Scientific's Marble facility in North Carolina. (Core Scientific)
Bitcoin Miner Core Scientific Surges After AI Deal, Report of Over $1B Buyout Offer From CoreWeave
Cloud computing provider CoreWeave made an offer to buy the bitcoin miner for $5.75 per share, according to Bloomberg.
Core Scientific's Marble facility in North Carolina. (Core Scientific)

Sale sign (Markus Spiske/Unsplash)
Bitcoin Miner Stronghold Looking at Options, Including Sale of Company
The miner is looking at options including sale of all or part of the company and other strategic transactions.
Sale sign (Markus Spiske/Unsplash)

Kraken (DreamStudio/CoinDesk)
Kraken Is Buying TradeStation Crypto, Expanding Cryptocurrency Exchange's U.S. Reach
The takeover, which hasn't been previously disclosed publicly, expands the cryptocurrency exchange's regulatory licensing in the U.S.
Kraken (DreamStudio/CoinDesk)

Davide Ragusa/Unsplash/Modified by CoinDesk
Crypto Has 'Too Many Tokens' and Mergers Are Coming
M&As could give birth to tokens such as 'ShibaPepes' and 'FlokiDoges,' according to one expert.
Davide Ragusa/Unsplash/Modified by CoinDesk

DCG CEO Barry Silbert (CoinDesk archives)
DCG's Barry Silbert Pitched Genesis-Gemini Merger in a Drastic Bid to Save the Lender in 2022
Silbert’s motion to dismiss the New York Attorney General’s $3 billion lawsuit contains emails from around the time 3AC failed and the Genesis and Gemini loans business began...
DCG CEO Barry Silbert (CoinDesk archives)

Ripple is planning to acquire Standard Custody & Trust Co., along with its New York charter. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Ripple to Buy New York Crypto Trust Company to Expand U.S. Options
Standard Custody & Trust Co., which has a New York charter, will be the latest acquisition to grow Ripple's regulatory qualifications.
Ripple is planning to acquire Standard Custody & Trust Co., along with its New York charter. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)