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A Web 3 Company Just Bought a Stake in a TradFi Giant
Plus a billionaire reveals he holds 50% of his net worth in bitcoin.
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Citadel Securities Chairman Ken Griffin (Michael Kovac/Getty Images)
Paradigm, Sequoia to Invest $1.15B in Citadel Securities
The move brings Ken Griffin’s Citadel closer to the world of crypto.
Citadel Securities Chairman Ken Griffin (Michael Kovac/Getty Images)

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Ethereum Privacy Startup Aztec Raises $17M in Paradigm-Led Series A
In addition to developer grants, Aztec said it will use the funds to push for legal clarity on private crypto transactions.
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"March Madness" NCAA basketball viewing party at the Westgate Las Vegas (Getty Images)
Solana-Based Sports Betting Protocol BetDEX Closes $21M Seed Funding Round
Crypto exchange FTX and crypto investment firm Paradigm led the raise, which included a number of prominent venture capital firms.
"March Madness" NCAA basketball viewing party at the Westgate Las Vegas (Getty Images)

Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (CoinDesk archives)
Crypto Venture Firm Paradigm Announces $2.5B Fund, Industry’s Largest
It tops the $2.2 billion fund announced by Andreessen Horowitz in June.
Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (CoinDesk archives)

Play-to-earn game AI Arena (ArenaX Labs)
Paradigm Leads $5M Seed Funding Round for Play-to-Earn Game AI Arena
Developer ArenaX Labs plans to launch the game in early 2022.
Play-to-earn game AI Arena (ArenaX Labs)

Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (Brady Dale for CoinDesk)
Osmosis Closes $21M Token Sale Led by Paradigm
The Cosmos-based decentralized exchange says its TVL has reached $500 million since its June launch.
Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (Brady Dale for CoinDesk)

Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (CoinDesk archives)
Coinbase Co-Founder’s Venture Firm Raising $1.5B Fund, Document Shows
An investor deck shows Paradigm is in the process of raising what would be one of the VC world’s largest crypto-focused funds.
Paradigm co-founder Fred Ehrsam (CoinDesk archives)

Justin Blau is launching Royal Markets with some high-profile backers. (Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Billboard Magazine)
3LAU Raises $16M to Tokenize Music Royalties for Artists and Fans
Paradigm and Founders Fund each invested $7 million, the crypto-savvy DJ told CoinDesk, with Paradigm’s Fred Ehrsam joining the board.
Justin Blau is launching Royal Markets with some high-profile backers. (Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Billboard Magazine)

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White Hats Just Defused a Potential $350M Heist on SushiSwap
“Chad af,” one Twitter user commented on the rescue action.
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