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Examining Synthetix: the Ethereum DeFi Project Making Waves This Week (blockonomi.com) 10/19/2019 - 5:31am
Never heard of the Synthetix (SNX) project? You’re not alone. Some stakeholders in the Ethereum ecosystem are just now hearing about Synthetix after the address linked to the popular Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, or a16z, bought up approximately $235,000 USD worth of SNX this week. That buy up caused the token’s price to...
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European governments move to veto Facebook's digital money (menafn.com) 10/18/2019 - 8:06pm
blockchain operations such as Anchorage, Xapo and Coinbase and the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
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HyperBlocks Set to Rollout Staking-as-a-Service for Highly-Anticipated Fantom Mainnet  (oracletimes.com) 10/18/2019 - 11:37am
Toronto, Canada / October 16, 2019 / HyperBlocks — the blockchain technology venture firm focused on proof-of-stake (PoS) protocols — is poised to roll out its staking-as-a-service (SaaS) for the first Fantom mainnet, the DAG-based smart contracts platforms dubbed the “consensus-as-a-service” platform. Fantom's Statheros' mainnet launch, a stable...
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Verady completes investment round to grow its crypto accounting platform (cryptonewmedia.press) 10/17/2019 - 7:04pm
Crypto New Media Press Verady, maker of Ledgible, a cryptocurrency accounting and audit platform, today announced it closed an investment round led by TTV Capital, an Atlanta-based, early-stage venture capital firm focused exclusively on investing in FinTech companies. The round also includes strategic partner Fenbushi Capital as well as Pamela...
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Ripple (XRP) Venture Capital Arm Invest in Towo Labs  (cryptonewmedia.press) 10/17/2019 - 8:16am
Crypto New Media Press XPring, an initiative by Ripple blockchain project which aims to invest in, incubate and provide grants to XRP-focused projects, has invested an undisclosed amount in Towo Labs, a project that develops open-source software that facilitates the integration of XRP into hardware wallets, according to a blog post on October 16,...
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Ripple (XRP) Venture Capital Arm Invest in Towo Labs  (btcmanager.com) 10/17/2019 - 8:00am
XPring, an initiative by Ripple blockchain project which aims to invest in, incubate and provide grants to XRP-focused projects, has invested an undisclosed amount in Towo Labs, a project that develops open-source software that facilitates the integration of XRP into hardware wallets, according to a blog post on October 16, 2019. XPring Invests in...
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Verady Raises Funding From TTV to Expand Crypto Asset Accounting Solution (hypepotamus.com) 10/17/2019 - 3:53am
Verady, a startup that focuses on cryptocurrency accounting and auditing, has closed an investment round led by early-stage venture capital firm TTV Capital. Fenbushi Capital and fintech leader Pamela ...
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Ripple (XRP) Venture Capital Arm Invest in Towo Labs (btcmanager.com) 10/17/2019 - 1:11am
XPring, an initiative by Ripple blockchain project which aims to invest in, incubate and provide grants to XRP-focused projects, has invested an undisclosed amount in Towo Labs, a project that ...
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Layer1 is Taking Responsibility for Rebalancing China’s Bitcoin Mining Dominance (insidebitcoins.com) 10/16/2019 - 12:24pm
Blockchain startup Layer1 has announced a successful Series A funding round. According to a press release published on October 15, the firm claimed that it got $50 million in funding, with a $200 million objective valuation. The funding round came from noted Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel, and while the press release only mentioned venture...
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Layer1 Secures $50M in Funding to Rebalance the Global Bitcoin Hash Power (e-cryptonews.com) 10/16/2019 - 11:50am
Layer1, a cryptocurrency infrastructure platform, has secured $50 million in series A funding in a bid to revolutionize the bitcoin mining space in the U.S. According to a Layer1 blog post published on October 15, 2019, the funding (which values the company at $200 million) came from legendary investor Peter Thiel, among others. This isn’t the...
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Layer1 Secures $50M in Funding to Rebalance the Global Bitcoin Hash Power (bitcoinmagazine.com) 10/16/2019 - 11:50am
Layer1, a cryptocurrency infrastructure platform, has secured $50 million in series A funding in a bid to revolutionize the bitcoin mining space in the U.S. According to a Layer1 blog post published on October 15, 2019, the funding (which values the company at $200 million) came from legendary investor Peter Thiel, among others. This isn’t the...
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HODL Is the Best Cryptocurrency Investment Strategy, Says Anthony Pompliano (coinspeaker.com) 10/16/2019 - 8:40am
Coinspeaker HODL Is the Best Cryptocurrency Investment Strategy, Says Anthony Pompliano Now, anyone who is big on cryptocurrencies already knows that Anthony Pompliano is one of the biggest names in the crypto space and whatever he says is law. A such, he recently took to twitter to talk about HODL or keeping digital assets for a long period until...
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Grayscale Investments Approved By FINRA for Crypto Fund Shares (thecoinrise.com) 10/14/2019 - 3:19pm
Grayscale Investments , New York-based digital asset management fund has received regulatory approval to publicly quote the shares of its diversified cryptocurrency fund. Grayscale Investments First publicly-quoted diversified crypto fund Grayscale Investments was approved by the United States Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) to...
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Telegram Open Network Responds to Investors on SEC Action (thecoinrise.com) 10/14/2019 - 1:28pm
Telegram Open Network ( TON ) developers responded to its investors after American regulators abruptly announced that its $1.7 billion token sale was illegal. No clear feedback from SEC for 18 months regarding Telegram Open Network According to a TON letter to investors obtained by Cointelegraph, the firm has been trying to solicit feedback from...
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South Korean Blockchain ID Service Raises $8 Million in Series A (finance.yahoo.com) 10/14/2019 - 1:04pm
ICONLOOP, a South Korean blockchain startup that provides digital identification services, received its first venture capital investment through an $8 million Series A funding round, the company said.
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Facebook's Libra faces support test after payment giants jump ship (reuters.com) 10/14/2019 - 11:31am
The association, whose remaining 22 members include ride-hailing firms Uber and Lyft, also consists of non-profit organizations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But the departure of major ...
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Facebook's Libra support shrinks even further as Priceline owner jumps ship (itnews.com) 10/14/2019 - 9:17am
The association, whose remaining 21 members include ride-hailing firms Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc , also consists of non-profit organisations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But ...
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Facebook's Libra support shrinks further as Priceline owner jumps ship (uk.reuters.com) 10/14/2019 - 7:43am
The association, whose remaining 21 members include ride-hailing firms Uber Technologies Inc (UBER.N) and Lyft Inc (LYFT.O), also consists of non-profit organisations, venture capital groups and ...
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UPDATE 2-Facebook's Libra support shrinks further as Priceline owner jumps ship (cnbc.com) 10/14/2019 - 7:28am
The association, whose remaining 21 members include ride-hailing firms Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc , also consists of non-profit organisations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But ...
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As payment giants flee, Facebook Libra faces greater hurdles (aljazeera.com) 10/14/2019 - 6:39am
The association, whose remaining 22 members include ride-hailing firms Uber and Lyft, also consists of non-profit organisations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But the departure of major ...
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Blockchain Startup ICONLOOP Raises $8 Million Through Series A Funding (cryptonewsz.com) 10/14/2019 - 5:30am
ICONLOOP, the promising Seoul-based blockchain startup, has broadcasted the news that the platform has raised a whopping sum of $8 Million through Series A funding round as a part of its first venture capital investment. According to the news, the funding was helmed by seven investment companies. The financing process was led by the quasi-...
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Facebook's Libra Faces Support Test After Payment Giants Jump Ship (nytimes.com) 10/14/2019 - 4:45am
The association, whose remaining 22 members include ride-hailing firms Uber and Lyft, also consists of non-profit organizations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But the departure of major ...
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Facebook's Libra faces support test after payment giants jump ship (uk.reuters.com) 10/14/2019 - 3:37am
The association, whose remaining 22 members include ride-hailing firms Uber and Lyft, also consists of non-profit organizations, venture capital groups and blockchain firms. But the departure of major ...
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Telegram Responds to Investors on SEC Action, Hearing Set for Oct. 24 (cryptosyringe.com) 10/14/2019 - 1:41am
Telegram Open Network (TON) developers responded to its investors after American regulators abruptly announced that its $1.7 billion token sale was illegal. No clear feedback from SEC for 18 months According to a TON letter to investors obtained by CS, the firm has been trying to solicit feedback from the United States Securities and Exchange...
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South Korea’s Blockchain ID Service Raises $8 Million in Series A (bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com) 10/14/2019 - 1:13am
ICONLOOP, a blockchain startup that provides digital identification services, received its first venture capital investment through an $8 million Series A round.
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South Korean Blockchain ID Service Raises $8 Million in Series A (coindesk.com) 10/14/2019 - 12:14am
Blockchain digital ID startup ICONLOOP received its first venture capital investment through an $8 million Series A round.
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Facebook's Libra currency abandoned by major financial companies (bdnews24.com) 10/12/2019 - 8:14pm
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as nonprofit groups. “Visa has ...
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Facebook's Libra Currency Abandoned by Major Financial Companies (nytimes.com) 10/12/2019 - 5:27pm
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as nonprofit groups. "Visa has ...
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Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review (bitcoinmagazine.com) 10/12/2019 - 9:04am
Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular news stories affecting Bitcoin this week. ACINQ, Startup Behind Eclair Lightning Implementation, Raises $8M The Lightning Network continues to remain the standard for asset transfers in the Bitcoin space, and with that growth, there has been a corresponding...
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Major financial companies abandon Facebook's Libra (menafn.com) 10/12/2019 - 7:49am
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as non-profit groups. "Visa has ...
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Major financial companies abandon Facebook's Libra (khaleejtimes.com) 10/12/2019 - 6:40am
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as non-profit groups. "Visa has ...
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Facebook’s Libra currency abandoned by major financial companies (sabcnews.com) 10/11/2019 - 9:34pm
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as nonprofit groups. “Visa has ...
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Facebook’s Libra Stumbles As 5 Major Partners Exit (inc42.com) 10/11/2019 - 8:24pm
Among the members still showing faith in Facebook’s aspirational project are US-based cab aggregator Lyft, telecom-giant Vodafone, venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology ...
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Unstoppable Launches .Crypto Domains to Promote Use of Digital Assets (cryptoglobe.com) 10/11/2019 - 6:20pm
Unstoppable Domains, the blockchain domains maker backed by venture capital group Draper Associates, has launched a domain registry aimed to promote the use of cryptocurrency.
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Facebook-backed Libra faces major setback as it loses five more partners (cio.economictimes.indiatimes.com) 10/11/2019 - 4:39pm
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as nonprofit groups. "Visa has ...
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eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, and Visa leave Facebook’s Libra Association (venturebeat.com) 10/11/2019 - 4:38pm
The remaining association members, including Lyft and Vodafone, consist mainly of venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and technology companies, as well as nonprofit groups. “Visa has ...
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More firms quit Facebook's proposed Libra global digital currency group (news.sky.com) 10/11/2019 - 3:38pm
The remaining members are mainly venture capital, telecommunications, blockchain and tech companies. But Libra will press on, according to Dante Disparte, its head of policy and communication. He said ...
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Thailand Launches First Regulated ICO Portal (coinfo) 10/11/2019 - 1:37pm
SE Digital, a subsidiary of major financial services firm Seamico Securities has received approval from Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to become the first Initial Coin Offering ( ICO ) operator portal in the country. According to reports from Bangkok Post today, the development would see SE Digital launch an investment token...
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SEC Moves to Block Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ICO (theinfo) 10/11/2019 - 11:39am
Early last year, Telegram raised $1.7 billion from investors, including several prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firms, through a so-called initial coin offering to fund its operations and ...
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Blockchain startup ICONLOOP raises over $8M in Series A to expand its decentralized ID solutions (theblockcrypto.com) 10/11/2019 - 5:15am
South Korean blockchain startup ICONLOOP has raised 10 billion won (~over $8 million) in a Series A funding round. The investment was led by venture firm Korea Technology Finance Corporation, with participation from T.S. Investment and several other firms, according to an announcement Thursday. ICONLOOP said it is the firm’s “very first” venture...
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US Tech Giants Are Small Fish In the Chinese Market (uk.pcmag.com) 10/11/2019 - 12:26am
He covers startups, business and venture capital, and writes features, news, and trend stories on all manner of emerging technologies. Beats include: blockchain, artificial intelligence and cognitive ...
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South Korean Blockchain Startup Raises $8M for Identity Authentication (cryptonewmedia.press) 10/10/2019 - 7:47pm
Crypto New Media Press Blockchain company Iconloop has secured 10 billion Korean won (KRW) (over $8 million) from seven investment companies participating in a Series A funding round. Per an Oct. 10 announcement, it was Iconloop’s first venture capital investment since its establishment in 2016, with the participation of companies such as Korea...
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How Central Bankers Accidentally Printed Cryptocurrencies Against Themselves (beincrypto.com) 10/10/2019 - 5:35pm
The United States Federal Reserve this week said that it will start growing its balance sheet again in response to the rough couple of weeks that the overnight lending markets have experienced in September. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said in a statement: As we indicated in our March statement on balance sheet normalization, at some point, we will...
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Reddcoin Embraces ‘Incentivization Of Decentralization’ With Upgraded Consensus (cryptobriefing.com) 10/10/2019 - 10:32am
In an effort to boost network growth and stability, Reddcoin announced the rollout of a New Enhanced Proof of Stake Velocity Protocol, or Enhanced PoSV v2. The latest revision of the protocol is set to go live in late October at block three million of the RDD blockchain. It is designed to provide enhanced network growth stability, strengthened...
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Crypto Crackdown: All About The SEC's Latest Round of Securities Enforcements (bitrates.com) 10/09/2019 - 2:24pm
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is one of the biggest forces in crypto regulation. Since late 2017, it has considered most token sales and ICOs to be securities offerings. Although the SEC primarily cracked down on fraud at first, it has also gone after legitimate ICOs that have failed to register with the Commission. However, the SEC'...
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