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Less than three weeks in, quarterly investment in European crypto companies hits new highs

Less than three weeks in, quarterly investment in European crypto companies hits new highs

Investment in crypto and DeFi businesses in Europe has already surpassed quarterly records, just a few weeks into the fourth quarter. Data from startup analytics platform Dealroom puts fourth quarter investment in crypto businesses in Europe and the United Kingdom at €793 million (roughly $925 million). The bulk of that total comes from massive fundraises […]

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26 Charts –  NFTs, DeFi, and Ethereum Late 2021 Trends

26 Charts – NFTs, DeFi, and Ethereum Late 2021 Trends

Quick Take This research piece contains 26 charts relating to the latest developments in DeFi — this includes NFTs, scaling solutions, governance tokens, MEV, etc. NFTs have seen a drop in interest since the end of summer. Scaling solutions are becoming increasingly popular as transaction fees get higher. This research piece is available to members […]

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Demand for Crypto Experts in India Hikes Remuneration, Vacancies Spike

Demand for Crypto Experts in India Hikes Remuneration, Vacancies Spike

A deficit in crypto talent is pushing salaries up in Indian companies engaged with the domestic and global blockchain industry, local media reported quoting data from recent studies. Demand for professionals in the field has been growing rapidly in the past year. Crypto Experience Can Bring up to $100,000 in Annual Salary Indian IT companies […]

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Ukraine Officials Fail to Account for Millions in Declared Crypto Assets

Ukraine Officials Fail to Account for Millions in Declared Crypto Assets

Personal asset declarations filed by politicians and government officials in Ukraine have indicated that many have made significant investments in cryptocurrency. However, some of them have been unable to prove ownership or account for their digital holdings, local media reported. Lawmaker Loses Over 40 BTC With Stolen Vehicle in Ukraine Dmitry Gurin, a member of […]

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Citi leads $15 million Series A for crypto data startup Amberdata

Citi leads $15 million Series A for crypto data startup Amberdata

Amberdata, a crypto-focused data startup, has raised a $15 million Series A funding round led by Citi. Other participants in the funding round include Franklin Templeton, Rovida Kruptos Assets and Galaxy Digital. The firm said that GoldenTree Asset Management executives, as well as existing investor HWVP, also led the round. Amberdata said it would use […]

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Bitcoin miners post $1.4 billion in revenue for August, data shows

Bitcoin miners post $1.4 billion in revenue for August, data shows

Bitcoin miners brought in approximately $1.41 billion in revenue during the month of August, according to data compiled by The Block Research.  The monthly figure is below the all-time peak of $1.75 billion posted in March but represents a month-over-month increase — roughly 45% — from July’s $971.83 million.  The vast majority of the August […]

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Solana Captures Fresh All-Time Highs, SOL Joins the Top Ten Crypto Assets by Market Cap

Solana Captures Fresh All-Time Highs, SOL Joins the Top Ten Crypto Assets by Market Cap

During the last few weeks, a crypto asset called solana has been making its way up the charts and has made it into the top ten cryptocurrencies by market capitalization. Solana reached an all-time price high on Monday, capturing $74 per unit and an 80% gain over the course of the week. In addition to […]

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Cybercriminals are turning blockchain analytics to their advantage

Cybercriminals are turning blockchain analytics to their advantage

Dark web users have developed a new tool to test whether funds will be snared by anti-money laundering checks. Known as Antinalysis, the tool can be used by cybercriminals to identify which bitcoin addresses may be linked to criminal activity. Elliptic, the blockchain analytics company, highlighted the existence of the new tool in a blog […]

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Crypto Data Firm Dune Analytics Raises $8M — Series A Round Led by Union Square Ventures

Crypto Data Firm Dune Analytics Raises $8M — Series A Round Led by Union Square Ventures

The team behind the platform that allows users to track data on the Ethereum blockchain, Dune Analytics, announced the firm has raised $8 million from strategic investors like Union Square Ventures. Dune Analytics detailed the firm plans to leverage the new financing in order to hire more help and monitor other blockchains. Crypto Metrics Provider […]

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