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Pinata partners include Bored Ape Yacht Club creator Yuga Labs (Yuga Labs)
Greylock, Pantera Led $18M Round for NFT Infrastructure Provider Pinata
Silicon Valley investment giant Greylock also backed Pinata’s $3.5 million seed round last year.
Pinata partners include Bored Ape Yacht Club creator Yuga Labs (Yuga Labs)

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Cosmos-Based Liquid Staking Protocol Stride Raises $6.7M
The funding round was co-led by North Island VC, Distributed Global and Pantera Capital.
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Optic's AI engine checks new NFTs for potential counterfeits. (Optic)
AI-Based Startup Optic Raises $11M to Put the ‘NF’ in NFTs
Optic’s near-term plans include creating a public API for Web3 developers and new tools for NFT creators and collectors.
Optic's AI engine checks new NFTs for potential counterfeits. (Optic)

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Former JPMorgan Banker Joins Pantera Capital as COO
Samir Shah had worked at the Wall Street firm for 12 years, spanning roles in sales, strategy and digital.
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Founders Fund, Pantera Invest in DeFi Investment Bank Ondo Finance
Ondo, founded by former Goldman Sachs traders, will use the $20 million round to expand its structured products offerings.
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Amir Bandeali, co-founder and co-CEO of 0x (Photo by Will Foxley for CoinDesk)
DEX Protocol 0x Labs Raises $70M From Greylock, OpenSea and Jared Leto
0x was tapped last week to power Coinbase’s new NFT marketplace.
Amir Bandeali, co-founder and co-CEO of 0x (Photo by Will Foxley for CoinDesk)

MetaLend founders Sudjeev Singh and Nikhil Bhardwaj
Bird, Ring Veterans Raise $5M for GameFi Lending Protocol
The Pantera-backed MetaLend lets users borrow while still earning money in games.
MetaLend founders Sudjeev Singh and Nikhil Bhardwaj

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Pantera Capital Set to Close $1.3B Blockchain Fund
The crypto investment firm has plans for a follow-up blockchain fund.
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Pantera Capital partner Paul Veradittakit (right) speaks at Consensus 2019. (CoinDesk archives)
Pantera Capital Eyes ‘Mature’ Crypto Companies With New $200M Fund
The Pantera Select Fund will focus on “revenue-generating companies,” the crypto VC firm said in an investor letter.
Pantera Capital partner Paul Veradittakit (right) speaks at Consensus 2019. (CoinDesk archives)

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Bear Markets, Regulations and That Bain Crypto Photo: A Chat With Pantera Capital’s Chief of Staff
Emma Rose Bienvenu uses her legal background to help startups navigate crypto regulations.
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