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Ripple Raises $200M, Calls 2019 Its Strongest Year of Growth

News Ripple, the blockchain payments firm behind XRP, the third biggest altcoin by market cap, has raised $200 million in a new funding round. Led by closed-ended investment company Tetragon, the new Series C funding round was also joined by Ripple’s major Japanese partner SBI Holdings and venture..

VC Firm Andreessen Horowitz Announces Instructors at Free Crypto School

News Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has shared a list of instructors for its free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to launch in February 2020. On Dec. 11, the venture capital firm announced that experienced entrepreneurs, builders, investors and experts in the cryptocu..

Canadian Venture Capital Firm Secured $320 Million to Invest in Fintech Startups

News Portag3 Ventures, a Canadian venture capital (VC) firm, has closed a second fund with around $320 million to invest in fintech startup companies globally. On Dec. 3, TechCrunch reported that the VC company received final commitments from institutional and strategic investors totaling $320 mil..

ConsenSys CSO Seeks to Raise $50M for New Blockchain Investment Fund

News An executive at the Ethereum blockchain firm ConsenSys is launching a new blockchain-oriented investment firm, Aligned Capital. Sam Cassatt, the chief strategy officer (CSO) at ConsenSys, announced that the firm will be seeking to raise $50 million for its first fund in an announcement on Nov..

VC Firm Andreessen Horowitz Launches Free 7-Week Crypto School

News Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) is launching a free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to kick off in February 2020. The firm — well-known for its investments in crypto industry names such as Coinbase and Ripple — publicly announced the program on Nov. 8. Free mater..

Venture Capital Financing in Crypto, Explained

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Peter Thiel-Backed Investment Fund 1Confirmation Raises $45 Million

News Crypto investment fund 1Confirmation, backed by tech billionaire Peter Thiel, has raised $45 million for its second fund. Following the raise, 1Confirmation has over $75 million in assets under management for investing in new projects in the crypto industry, the firm’s founder Nick Tomaino an..

Major Asian Blockchain VC Firm Launches New Bitcoin Tracker Fund

News Major Asia’s blockchain-focused venture capital firm CMCC Global has launched a new institutional tracker fund for Bitcoin (BTC). Custody by Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed firmCalled the Liberty Bitcoin Fund, the Bitcoin index fund deploys Anxone, a custodial solution developed by BC Group, ..

Blockchain Startup DappRadar Raises $2.33M From Naspers, Blockchain.com

News Lithuanian blockchain startup DappRadar, a platform for discovering and analyzing blockchain-based decentralized applications (DApps), announced it raised $2.33 million in seed funding. $2.33 million to expand services On Sept. 5, DappRadar announced the closing of a $2.33 million seeding rou..

Global Blockchain Revenues to Hit $10 Billion by 2023: Market Research

News Global revenues for blockchain technology are expected to hit $10 billion by 2023. Tech market advisory firm ABI Research published its findings regarding global revenues from blockchain technology on Aug. 28. Per ABI, investments in the space continue to swell despite the decrease in initial..

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