FTX Crypto Exchange Raises Record $900M Funding Round, Firm Valued at $18B
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Fresh of a $900M funding round, the largest in crypto history, crypto exchange FTX is now valued at $18B. What is the company planning to do with the money? Stablecoin risks and regulations in focus as SEC Chair Gary Gensler hints that some stablecoins are securities. FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and PAXOS' General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer Dan Burstein join today's "First Mover" to share their takes. "First Mover," CoinDesk TV's flagship show
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Republic, an investment firm that includes a crypto arm, announced Tuesday a $150 million Series B funding round led by Valor Equity Partners. Republic's Head of Crypto and Tokenization Andrew Durgee discusses the raise, crypto markets outlook, and memecoins. #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypto Subscribe to CoinDesk on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CoinDesk?sub_confirmation=1 Site: https://www.coindesk.com Twitter: https:
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"The Hash" hosts discuss today's hot topics: what crypto exchange FTX is planning to do with its latest $900 million funding round, could BlockFi face more regulatory scrutiny after New Jersey's acting attorney general (AG) halts its Interest Account (BIA) operations? China's digital inequality dilemma: open-source innovation vs. control, and bitcoin miners now have a new tool to verify their machines' hashrate. Plus, Tom Brady has new partners for hi
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Non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace OpenSea is the latest crypto unicorn with a total valuation of $1.5 billion after a $100 million Series B round that closed Tuesday, led by Silicon Valley’s best-known VC, Andreessen Horowitz (a16z). "The Hash" panel discusses how OpenSea could help activate a mainstream audience in the evolving world of digital collectibles and art platforms. #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypto Subscribe to C
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NYDIG, which offers bitcoin trading and custody, has raised $1 billion that will value the firm at over $7 billion. "The Hash" hosts discuss what could be the largest funding round in crypto history as NYDIG moves to expand bitcoin's reach into every industry potentially. #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypto Subscribe to CoinDesk on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CoinDesk?sub_confirmation=1 Site: https://www.coindesk.com Tw
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"The Hash" hosts discuss today's top stories impacting crypto space, highlighting the SEC commissioners' pushback on Chair Gary Gensler's regulatory agenda, NYDIG's latest $1 billion funding round, and the surge of Dogecoin. Site: https://www.coindesk.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/coindesk LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/3104779/admin Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/coindesk Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoinDesk Newsletter
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Following a $900 million mega-round earlier this year, Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto exchange FTX has raised $420,690,000 in a Series B-1 funding round, valuing the firm at $25 billion. Sixty-nine investors, including BlackRock and Tiger Global, joined the fast-growing crypto conglomerate. "The Hash" panel discusses FTX's latest meme strategy as its influence over the cryptosphere grows by the day. #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypt
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Open marketplace Rarible has raised over $14 million in a Series A funding round led by Venrock and CoinFund. Funding will go towards building a community-owned blockchain-based non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace on the Flow blockchain. Rarible Co-founder and CEO Alexei Falin discusses the upcoming launch, also commenting on the state of the NFT markets.
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Institutional investment in bitcoin is showing no signs of stopping. NYDIG raised another $100M in funding in the latest round led by insurance giants. Last month, NYDIG raised $200M from Morgan Stanley and George Soros, but what is NYDIG and where is it going? "The Hash" panel discusses.
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Crypto asset manager Bitwise raised $70 million in its latest funding round from hedge fund giants, including Stanley Druckenmiller and Daniel Loeb. “I’ve been blown away by how quickly and deeply [investors] understand the space," Bitwise CEO Hunter Horsley said. He also weighs in on the broader conversation around cybersecurity and crypto.
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Binance.US, the American arm of the world’s largest crypto exchange, has raised over $200 million in its first external funding round, valuing the company at $4.5 billion. “The Hash” group discusses Binance’s plans for an IPO during the next two to three years and the platform’s global presence. #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypto Subscribe to CoinDesk on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CoinDesk?sub_confirmation=1 Site: htt
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Tether fires back at Bloomberg's reporting on the stablecoin issuer's backing. New Zealand’s Easy Crypto closes Series A funding round. Music NFTs are getting easier for those not crypto savvy. We’ll have more on those stories – and other news shaping the cryptocurrency and blockchain world – in this episode of "The Daily Forkast." #cryptocurrency #digitalfinance #finance #bitcoin #crypto Subscribe to CoinDesk on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/