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Steven Cohen Invests in Crypto Hedge Fund

The King has left the hedge fund building. Now, Steven Cohen, otherwise known as the ‘Hedge Fund King’, has entered the world of cryptocurrency. Yes, the headlines are true: Steven Cohen invests in a crypto hedge fund. Steven Cohen Invests in Crypto Hedge Fund Cohen, a Billionaire investor, is still technically involved in the hedge fund industry, but his latest investment ...

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Hong Kong VC Firm Invests $160 Million in World’s First Security Token Exchange

A Hong Kong venture capital firm has reportedly agreed to invest $160 million in Chinese security token exchange tZero. As reported by China Money Network, Hong Kong-based GSR Capital has entered into a $160 million purchasing agreement with the security token exchange tO.com Inc (tZERO) for its security tokens at US$10 per token. GSR Invests $160 Million in Security Tokens GSR, ...

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Hong Kong VC Invests $160 Million in Overstock-Backed tZero ICO

A Hong Kong-based venture capital firm is placing a major bet that tZero, a security token exchange owned by e-commerce company Overstock, will prove to be a central hub in what blockchain visionaries have termed the “tokenization of everything.” GSR Capital, which also has offices in Beijing and Silicon Valley, has entered into an agreement to purchase $160 million worth ...

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Coinbar Group invests in ARXUM shortly after ICO announcement

Shortly after ARXUM’s ICO announcement, the Singaporean blockchain advisory and private investment group Coinbar invested in the ARXUM project. ARXUM, a project that changes the manufacturing industry by interconnecting manufacturers, suppliers and customers in a network running on blockchain, announced its ICO last week. Shortly after, Coinbar Group, which is a private investment group consisting of academics, venture investors, market ...

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Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Invests in Startup That Helps Launch Crypto Exchanges

AlphaPoint Corp. has raised $15 mln in funding from digital assets merchant bank Galaxy Digital LP founded by billionaire investor Mike Novogratz, Bloomberg reported June 14. AlphaPoint Corp. is a firm which helps organizations launch crypto exchanges and tokenize assets. From now on, Greg Wasserman, managing director of Galaxy Digital Ventures, will reportedly join AlphaPoint’s Board of Directors. Speaking about ...

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Binance Invests in chiliZ, a Maltese eSports Platform

Binance has invested in Maltese eSports tokenization platform chiliZ, the startup announced on June 5. The platform allows sporting entities to tokenize and grant voting rights to their fans, essentially letting the fans actively participate in the decision-making processes of their favorite teams. Citing a common belief that the video gaming industry is one of the prime areas for blockchain ...

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World’s Largest Crypto Exchange Binance Invests in Blockchain-Based Esports Platform

The world’s largest crypto exchange Binance has made an undisclosed investment into blockchain-based esports voting platform chiliZ, according to a press release published today, June 5. According to the announcement, the Malta-based platform in which Binance is investing is part of Mediarex Group, a global sports and entertainment company. Binance and chiliZ will reportedly “join forces” to provide the sports ...

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Forex Settlement Provider CLS Invests in Blockchain Consortium R3

CLS, a provider of foreign exchange settlement and processing, has invested $5 mln in R3, a New-York-based blockchain consortium, Reuters reported May 30. Under the deal, CLS will have a seat on R3’s Board of Directors. The deal reportedly comes as a part of the third tranche of R3’s fundraiser, which also included financing from Singapore real estate firm OUE ...

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Aeternity Ventures Invests in Kora’s Token Sale! – The Merkle

Kora uses Blockchain Technology to Unlock Financial Markets for the Un(der)banked across the Globe Company hopes to onboard 100,000 users by end of 2018 LONDON, NY, May 19, 2018 – Committed to reducing poverty through financial inclusion, Kora has launched a new network built on blockchain technology to unlock global growth by linking the value in local ecosystems with global ...

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