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A16z Leads Investors in $20 Million ICO for Tokenized Assets Platform

Asset tokenization platform TrustToken just raised $20 million in a strategic token sale with the help of major venture corporations, including Andreessen Horowitz (a16z). The startup announced Monday that the cash raised in the funding effort, which was also backed by BlockTower Capital and Danhua Capital, will be used to continue developing its platform, which…

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Ripple to Invest $2 Million in Texas University’s Blockchain Research

The University of Texas at Austin is among one of the first academic institutions to receive funding from Ripple, the San Francisco-based distributed ledger technology startup. The company pledged to invest $2 million over the next five years in the university’s McCombs School of Business to support its Blockchain Research Initiative, according to a report…

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AlphaPoint Raises $15 Million In First Major Funding Round

Crypto services company AlphaPoint successfully raised $15 million in its first major round of venture capital funding, the firm announced Thursday. AlphaPoint raised the funds through Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital, the self-described cryptocurrency merchant bank. Chief executive Salil Donde said Galaxy Digital managing director Greg Wasserman is also joining his firm’s advisory board to provide…

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Module Sells $2 Million Worth of MODL Tokens During Their Private Presale

Bitcoinist.net · June 13, 2018 · 3:00 am Module, Japan’s disruptive answer to the present-day inefficiency problems of blockchain Proof-of-Work (PoW) mining, has just released their early sales numbers for their MODL token private presale, and it seems their innovative project is already showing signs of being a popular hit. The company has announced that…

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$20 Million Ether Hacked From Poorly Configured Ethereum Apps

Osato Avan-Nomayo · June 12, 2018 · 12:00 pm According to Chinese internet security firm Qihoo 360 Netlab, hackers have stolen $20 million in ether from poorly configured Ethereum mining rigs and third-party applications. Experts at the firm say the cyber-attacks target unsecured Ethereum nodes on the Internet. Details of the Hack On March 15,…

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Mysterious Startup Tells the SEC It’s Raising $180 Million ICO

A little-known company in Estonia is looking to raise as much as $180 million in a SAFT sale, public records show. A Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities published on June 4 through the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s EDGAR document system shows that a firm called NewTech Myning OU is looking to raise the funds by…

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Coinrail Exchange Hacked, Loses Possibly $40 Million in Cryptos

Coinrail, a crypto exchange based out of South Korea, said on Sunday its platform was hacked with cryptocurrencies that appeared to worth $40 million at the time of the event. According to Coinrail’s website, the exchange has already suspended its service to conduct system maintenance since it has suffered from what it calls a “cyber…

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TRON (TRX) Ups the Ante, Raises Bug Bounty to $10 Million

Georgi Georgiev · June 9, 2018 · 2:00 am Last week TRON CEO Justin Sun announced the launch of a bug bounty program with a top reward of $100k. The announcement coincided with the project’s much anticipated mainnet launch. The next day, however, Sun announced that they were increasing that amount to a cool $10…

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Ripple Pledges $50 Million to Universities for Blockchain Research

James Levenson · June 5, 2018 · 6:00 pm San Francisco-based Ripple has announced a University Blockchain Research Initiative which will include a funding amount of $50 million for select academic institutions. Despite the current lethargy in cryptocurrency markets, interest in blockchain is at a fever pitch, especially on campus. Ripple recognizes that students and…

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