Mapping out Binance0.01
    Since it was founded less than two years ago, Binance has become a juggernaut in the crypto industry. The exchange has consistently been the largest by trading volume, serving over 10 million users in over 180 countries and regions. Furthermore, despite the ongoing bear market, Binance pulled in an estimated $446 million in profit in 2018. The firm also explored new ventures beyond its core exchan...
    How Twitter’s Jack Dorsey became Bitcoin’s unlikely champion32
    Blockchain has a new unexpected hero: Twitter’s Jack Dorsey. Although up until recently the cryptocurrency community would routinely grill Dorsey over Twitter’s notorious Bitcoin giveaway scam epidemic, the micro-blogging service’s chief has found a new fandom among staunch Bitcoin supporters; and it all began on the Joe Rogan’s podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience. Following a heated backlash from f...
    The competitors of Patreon28
    In December, Patreon CEO Jack Conte shared a list on Twitter predicting what being an independent content creator will be like in 10 years. One of his predictions was that there will be fierce competition between distribution platforms to get creators paid.
    What does Crypto Winter Mean to Businesses?
    The Crypto Winter has been happening for the longest time. Buzzes and rumours have circulated in the media saying that the 2017–2018 blockchain craze may actually just another hipster trend. Some businesses interested in the so-called hyped technology became skeptical towards blockchain, while some are still trying to make sense of these Crypto Tragedy.
    Cryptocurrency in the developing world needs a fresh approach46
    It’s a common narrative that cryptocurrencies will provide a platform for the millions of unbanked individuals in the world to obtain financial freedom. In the developing world, around 50 percent of people over the age of 25 have a bank account. This is nearly half what is seen in the likes of North America. If anywhere in the world needs access to more cost effective financial systems its those i...
    Morgan Creek’s $40 Million VC Fund May Be a Turning Point in Crypto Winter18
    In a frankly stunning victory in the midst of a bear market for digital tokens, Morgan Creek Capital announced today that it has raised $40 million for a venture capital fund that will invest in blockchain startups. That’s a substantial sum for a VC fund, and even more notable is the prominent involvement of institutional investors: As reported by Coindesk, the two anchor investors are the police ...
    Blockchain investment still lags behind fintech despite record-breaking 201846
    European blockchain technology companies had a record year in terms of VC investment in 2018, although overshadowed by funding going into financial technology (fintech) companies. According to Innovate Finance’s ‘2018 FinTech VC Investment Landscape‘ report , the European blockchain and cryptocurrency industry witnessed a series of significant deals, but notably just four deals amounted to over $3...
    Public pensions back new $40M blockchain fund raised by Morgan Creek40
    A prominent digital asset firm has revealed it successfully closed a new $40 million blockchain-specific venture capital fund, thanks largely to contributions made by two public pensions. Morgan Creek Digital, a hedge fund backed by institutional powerhouse Morgan Creek Capital, has launched what it calls the Morgan Creek Blockchain Opportunities Fund, geared entirely toward investing in the digit...