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ConsenSys Pitch Deck Forecasts $100 Million Burn Rate for 2019

| Brady Dale

A ConsenSys pitch deck obtained by CoinDesk details how the ethereum venture studio is courting outside investment.

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ConsenSys Is Seeking $200 Million in New Funding: Report

| Leigh Cuen

Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin is seeking external investment in his Brooklyn-based conglomerate.

Bain Capital and Ripple’s Xpring Invest in DeFi Founder’s ‘Scout Fund’

| Brady Dale

With a million dollars from Bain Capital and Ripple's VC arm, Robert Leshner is making small bets on early-stage crypto entrepreneurs.

Coinbase, Paradigm Invest $15 Million in Startup Behind Disappearing Blockchain

| Brady Dale

Made by the startup O(1) Labs, the lightweight Coda protocol is adding more big-name investors to its cap table.

New $50 Million Fund Makes First Investment in Blockchain ID Startup

| Yogita Khatri

A new $50 million VC fund set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta has invested in its first startup, blockchain identity project Trusted Key.

Apple, Amazon Alums Behind Sharding Startup Raise $18 Million

| Brady Dale

Harmony, a "deep sharding" startup that hopes to one day help you turn your data into income, has raised $18 million in a token presale.

TechCrunch Founder’s Crypto Fund Tops $100 Million, Completes First Acquisition

| Brady Dale

An investor in Arrington XRP Capital has put up another $30 million, enabling the fund to acquire an Australian trading firm.

Fidelity Joins $1.9 Million Round in Blockchain Data Startup Coin Metrics

| Leigh Cuen

Coin Metrics, an open-source data research project, will now offer commercial services to institutional investors.

Pantera Has Already Raised $125 Million for Its Third Crypto Fund

| Brady Dale

A slide deck obtained by CoinDesk shows Pantera has secured the majority of its third venture fund, though the bear market has slowed progress.

Crypto Funds Say ‘Generalized Mining’ Is the New Way to Invest

| Brady Dale

A new initiative from venture firm CoinFund looks to get investors directly involved in the networks they invest in.