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Blockchain

NiiFi raises $3 million in seed round to bring instant

NiiFi, a new decentralized exchange (DEX) and lending protocol aimed at mainstream use cases, today announced that it has successfully closed a $3 million seed round, as per a press release. The DEX would use raised funds to buildout as the first application on Nahmii 2.0, the first Ethereum layer 2 scaling solution that enabled […]Read More

Blockchain

Multi-chain DeFi exchange Dfyn raises $2.4 million ahead of Polkastarter

Multichain decentralized exchange (DEX) Dfyn has successfully closed a $2.4 million funding round from investors ahead of its Polkastarter initial DEX offering (IDO), as per a release shared with CryptoSlate. Investors include top crypto funds like CMS Holdings, QCP Capital, DFG, DeFi Capital, Signum, Rarestone, Shima, De-Fi Capital, Genblock Capital, GBIC, Lotus Pool, Krypital, MGNR, […]Read More

Market

Polkadot parachains full of promise, but lack of launch date

Polkadot’s parachain auctions will mark the most significant milestone on its roadmap since the mainnet launch in 2020. Currently in the testnet on the Rococo network, the next stage of the launch will involve the rollout of parachains on Polkadot’s crazy cousin, the “canary network” Kusama. The rollout of Polkadot parachains on the main network […]Read More

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Ethereum lab ConsenSys raises $65 million from JPMorgan and Mastercard

Ethereum incubator and blockchain technology company ConsenSys today announced the final close of its $65 million round, it said in a release to CryptoSlate. We are excited to announce the close of our $65M formation round to accelerate the convergence of #DeFi and Web3 applications on #Ethereum with enterprise blockchain infrastructure.https://t.co/7B81x4lSJq — ConsenSys (@Consensys) April […]Read More

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Investment Firm NYDIG Raises Additional $100 Million

Crypto investment provider NYDIG raised an additional $100 million in growth capital earlier this week. The new funding round featured MassMutual, Stone Ridge Holdings, New York Life, and Liberty Mutual Insurance, among others as strategic partners. This follows the investment firm’s $200 million cash injection back in early March.  In the previous funding round, Robert […]Read More

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NFT marketplace OpenSea raises $23 million in funding round led

OpenSea, the second-biggest non-fungible tokens (NFTs) platform by trading volume, has raised $23 million in a Series A funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz, the marketplace announced today. “We’re excited to announce our $23M fundraise, with an incredible set of partners to support us on this journey,” OpenSea noted. Announcing our $23M Series A, led […]Read More