At least 45 crypto and blockchain startups including ConsenSys and Ciphertrace received US Paycheck Protection Program loans, new filings show.
The cFund will invest anywhere between $250,000 and $500,000 into startups and small businesses using Cardano or IOHK tech initiatives.
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Braintrust launched out of stealth mode Wednesday, backed by a $6 million seed round featuring True Ventures, Homebrew Ventures, Uprising Ventures, Galaxy Digital, IDEO CoLab, Kindred Ventures and Vy Capital.
Cryptocurrency-focused media startup BlockTV has shut down operations due to the economic strains of the COVID-19 crisis, according to two former employees.
The New York State Department of Financial Services and its French regulatory counterpart will work to “ease the entry” for fintech innovators into their respective markets.
a16z says high quality projects in the past cycle (some being startups in its own portfolio) will drive growth in the next.
Brian Brooks, now a US banking regulator, said creating a federal license for crypto startups might make more sense than subjecting them to 50 different state money transmitter approvals.
As remote work become the norm, privacy-focused startups see COVID-19 as an opportunity to expand.
CardCoins becomes one of the elite few to sponsor a Bitcoin Core developer – in this instance, Hennadii Stepanov, aka Hebasto.
With companies closing, unemployment rising and investors spooked in the age of the pandemic, NLW speaks with Swan BTC co-founder Yan Pritzker about the experience of launching a startup in the hyper-competitive world of Bitcoin.
Bitcoin shopping startup Purse will shut down after six years in the space, according to an email sent to customers Thursday and confirmed by CoinDesk.
Data privacy startup Manetu goes live early next month with $3.5 million in backing from Castle Island Ventures and others.
The Committee on Small Business will discuss how blockchain technology can help startups in March.
A team of Morgan Stanley veterans have launched a crypto derivatives trading platform, claiming it is faster and more secure than some of the market’s biggest players.
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Chainalysis laid off 39 employees Thursday citing the need for a “path to profitability.”
Decentralized VPN provider Orchid will debut its app, network and token (OXT) during the first week of December.
Bison Trails has secured a $25.5 million Series A round led by Blockchain Capital to develop the firm’s infrastructure services.
It’s one of the largest venture capital investments in a decentralized finance (DeFi) startup to date.