Category: Mike Novogratz

‘Bullish’ Cryptocurrency Exchange to Launch With Backing of Billionaire Investors, Investment Bank Nomura

‘Bullish’ Cryptocurrency Exchange to Launch With Backing of Billionaire Investors, Investment Bank Nomura

A new cryptocurrency exchange called “Bullish” will be launched this year by Bullish Global, a subsidiary of Block.one. It is backed by a number of prominent investors, including Peter Thiel, Alan Howard, Louis Bacon, Richard Li, Mike Novogratz, Christian Angermayer, and investment bank Nomura. Bullish Global Launching Bullish Exchange Block.one, the software company behind the […]

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Peter Thiel, Alan Howard join $10 billion funding round for Block.one’s new crypto exchange subsidiary

Block.one, the developer of the EOSIO blockchain, has unveiled a new crypto exchange subsidiary that has raised nearly $10 billion in funding. The subsidiary, Bullish Global, is developing a crypto exchange named Bullish, which is scheduled to launch sometime this year. Bullish Global is backed by a number of notable investors, including billionaires Peter Thiel, […]

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Why Galaxy Digital bought BitGo

Quick Take Mike Novogratz, CEO of Galaxy Digital, sees custody as crucial to the “full stack” of crypto financial services. Acquiring BitGo also gives Galaxy the technical talent it needs to build its own blockchain applications, he says. This feature story is available to subscribers of The Block Daily. You can continue reading this Daily […]

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Bitcoin’s Smallest Unit: Billionaire Mike Novogratz Wants Crypto Exchanges to Quote Satoshis

Mike Novogratz, the CEO of Galaxy Digital, wants exchanges to start listing in the smallest unit of bitcoin otherwise known as “satoshis”. On May 8, Novogratz tweeted out to a number of crypto exchange executives and asked “which exchange will be first to quote in SATS?” Novogratz Asks Top Exchange Execs to List Satoshis Bitcoin […]

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Dogecoin Has ‘Remarkably Strong Fundamentals’ Despite Deficiencies, Says Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital

Bitcoin bull Mike Novogratz’s company, Galaxy Digital, has analyzed dogecoin and concluded that “despite its deficiencies, dogecoin has remarkably strong fundamentals and powerful forces supporting its rise.” Novogratz admitted that he had been too bearish on the cryptocurrency. Dogecoin Should Not Be Ignored, Says Galaxy Digital Galaxy Digital Research published a report on Tuesday entitled […]

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Breaking: Galaxy Digital to Acquire Leading Crypto Custodian BitGo for $1.2 Billion

Galaxy Digital Holdings, the crypto investment firm founded by Wall Street veteran Mike Novogratz is making a bold move in the crypto space. In a recent development, the cryptocurrency financial services provider announced the acquisition of the world’s leading crypto custodian BitGo. As per Galaxy Digital, this acquisition will provide the firm with major mileage […]

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BSV, XRP, DOGE, Price Run “Were Signs that the Market Got Too One Way” Says Mike Novogratz

Cryptocurrency industry veteran, Mike Novogratz has weighed in on the ongoing bearish market trend, noting amongst many things, the incomprehensible basis for some of the altcoins that were pumped in the past days. Novogratz, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Galaxy Digital, a crypto asset management firm, specifically highlighted the bullish performance of Bitcoin […]

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Galaxy Digital’s Mike Novogratz Compares Dogecoin Rally to GameStop Craze

On Friday, April 16, Dogecoin’s (DOGE) price surged all the way to $0.40 making it the sixth-largest cryptocurrency with a market cap of $50 billion. Wall Street veteran and Galaxy Digital founder Mike Novogratz compared the Dogecoin rally to the GameStop (NYSE: GME) frenzy earlier this year on Wall Street. In his interview with Bloomberg […]

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Ex Goldman Sachs Executive to Take Over as Galaxy Digital Chairman Prior to its Public Listing

Galaxy Digital, a crypto asset manager has announced Michael Daffey, the former Goldman Sachs executive as the chairman of the firm. The decision seems to be taken because of its public listing later this year. Daffey would take over the lead role from founder Mike Novogratz who would maintain his position as the CEO of […]

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