Friday, June 5, 2020

Jill Carlson, Meltem Demirors Back $3.3M Round for Non-Custodial Settlement Protocol Arwen

Arwen, a non-custodial settlement protocol developer, has raised $3.3 million in a funding round including Meltem Demirors at CoinShares and Jill Carlson at Slow...

Binance Now Lets Users Borrow Against Crypto Holdings to Fund Futures Trades

Malta-based Binance, one of the world's top cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, now allows users put up their crypto holdings as collateral to fund...

Bitcoin Sees Bull Revival as Price Bounces Above $9.4K

Bitcoin has bounced strongly in the last 24 hours, reviving the immediate bullish view. The top cryptocurrency by market cap started picking up bids...

Pantera, Square Join $14M Series A for Real-Time Payments Startup Transparent

Transparent Financial Systems, a Seattle-based startup developing a real-time "cryptographic settlement" network, has closed a Series-A funding round that raised over $14 million. Led by...

Intermex Partners With Ripple for XRP-Based Remittance Corridor

Ripple's technology will form the basis of a new XRP-based remittance service from International Money Express (Intermex).Ripple announced Tuesday that it had partnered with...

Sony VC Fund Joins ‘Over $14M’ Funding Round for Digital Asset Platform Securitize

A venture capital fund under the management of Sony Financial Ventures (SFV) and Japan-based VC firm Global Brain has invested an undisclosed amount in...

Galaxy’s Novogratz: XRP Will ‘Underperform Immensely Again This Year’

XRP, the third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, will have another lackluster year in 2020, Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz told a roomful of financial...

Craig Wright ‘Abusing’ Privilege to Block 11,000 Documents, Kleiman Lawyers Say

Lawyers representing the brother of Craig Wright's deceased business partner have accused the Australian entrepreneur of "abusing" client-attorney privilege to withhold documents and "obfuscate"...

What Is Going On With Jae Kwon and Cosmos?

"If something should happen to me, be critical and share your opinions respectfully. But everything I’m doing is in fact making me a target,"...

Iowa Caucus App Fiasco Shows Need for Open Source Transparency

The Iowa caucuses were thrown into disarray as reports surfaced that a secretive app used to tabulate the results and report them to Democratic...