Author: Investor-Enthusiast

Kraken Has Bought Futures Startup For At Least $100M

The startup in question is called Crypto Facilities and is registered with the UK FCA (Financial Conduct Authority). This deal will allow Kraken to offer its customers the following: trade spot and open positions providing exposure to the future movements of crypto price. Moreover, with this acquisition Kraken has opened the door to the European …

There Are Now 750 Companies In The European Crypto Valley

We’re starting this week with exciting news from Switzerland: the number of Crypto Valley residents, actually, expanded and now consists of 750 crypto-related companies. “Crypto winter,” they say? Not for Zug, clearly. This number reflects a 20% growth, registered in Q4 2018 – the toughest period in crypto history. Companies in top 50 are valued …

Galaxy Digital To Offer Loans To Crypto Wizkids

Crypto start-ups, rejoice! Galaxy Digital – Novogratz’s crypto merchant bank – is raising a whopping $250M to build a credit fund. This entity would offer loans to crypto-related start-ups and initiatives. To be eligible for the loan, a startup should provide a collateral – crypto tokens, crypto mining devices and so on. The report was …

Status Quo is Shifting: NASDAQ will be tokenized

Great news, folks! Dx.exchange, an Estonian based exchange, is launching a new crypto platform that tokenizes the traditional stock market. Companies like Google, Facebook, Tesla, and Apple will be listed on the DX.exchange and will allow users to invest in real stocks. But that’s not it, folks. According to their press release, the platform will …

UN Is Into Crypto Too

Well, sort of. The organization has acknowledged the role of crypto and blockchain in global digitalization. That’s what they said in their 2018 report on the state of the global economy: “Cryptocurrencies represent a new frontier in digital finance and their popularity is growing. The decentralized networks for cryptocurrencies, bitcoin being a well-known example, can …

ICO Numbers You Should Know At The Beginning Of 2019

You’re all aware of the hysteria at the crypto market, forecasts of doom and gloom, etc. This is especially intense refarding ICOs and their perspectives. ICOs became so notorious that many projects erased the term from their websites/documentation/social media/tattoos/etc. Take a look at numbers and draw conclusions based on raw stats instead of over-exalted “analysis” …