Tag: venture capital

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes Above $7,600

At press time, the father of cryptocurrencies has incurred a small bull run during the early morning hours of June 2, and is now trading for over $200 more than where it stood just 24 hours ago. While this behavior is nothing new (bitcoin has fallen some, then gained some over the past several days), the spike is certainly a welcome sign in the books of most investors, and the …
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The Blockchain Economy Is the Result of Political and Social Realities: An Interview with James Haft of CryptoOracle

There’s a strong sense of community in crypto, whether it’s troubleshooting wallet setup, collaborating on GitHub, or answering the questions of interested and skeptical friends. All of these daily interactions happen on a micro level and are mostly about making money. James Haft, co-founder of New York-based CryptoOracle, is a modern-day Rousseau, focused on blockchain technology’s role in reshaping economies and society. In this exclusive interview, we’ll get into the philosophical …
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DCORP – Democratizing Venture Capital, Unlock the Potential of the Blockchain

A new blockchain initiative by a team of Dutch entrepreneurs aims to decentralize and democratize venture capital. Featuring the world’s first decentralized derivatives exchange, providing investors and speculators the financial tools they trust. Options and futures redefined for the blockchain using revolutionary decentralized leverage solutions. “We will build an ocean of value, drop by drop. There is so much potential still to be unlocked in the ‘internet of value’, and …
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Kraken Inks Multi-Million Dollar Deal With SBI Investment To Lead Series B

$2 billion Japanese conglomerate leads Kraken’s Series B round SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 1, 2016 – Today global bitcoin exchange Kraken announced a multi-million dollar agreement with SBI Investment, one of Japan’s leading and most respected venture capital firms, to invest in and lead the Series B round of financing in Kraken. SBI Investment is the venture capital arm of SBI Holdings, the world’s first Internet-based financial conglomerate. The terms …
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