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VC Firm Raises $1.8 Billion for Startup Investments Including Cryptocurrency

Lightspeed Venture Partners, a venture capital (VC) firm and early investor in Snap Inc., has raised $1.8 billion for startup investments including cryptocurrency projects. As it eyes a business expansion to Southeast Asia, where the digital currency ecosystem thrives like no other region, the VC player is likely to fund a number of promising cryptocurrency products… […]

Venture Capital Giant Announces $300 Million Crypto Dedicated Fund

Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz announced that it has raised $300 million to invest in the crypto marketplace through a dedicated fund as it brings in regulatory expert Katie Haun as first female general partner. $300 Million Crypto Investment Fund Charles Dixon, general partner at the firm told CNBC on Monday that their plan… […]

KPCB Venture Capitalist Firm Says Blockchain Technology Could Boom

According to top venture capitalist firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), blockchain technology could soon enjoy tremendous success. This well-established VC firm in the US has been funding technologies in the IT industry and in biotechnology since 1972. So far, KPCB hasn’t made any investments in bitcoin or blockchain technology firms but it could […]

Digital Asset Holdings Blockchain Technology Group Acquires Two Startups

Digital Asset Holdings LLC, a blockchain technology group, recently acquired two startups: Hyperledger and Bits of Proof. These companies are focused on the blockchain itself, which is the public ledger of verified bitcoin transactions. Blockchain is considered the defining feature of bitcoin, as the ledger is updated through a vast network of computers solving complex […]