Goldman Sachs Headlines $59 Mln Funding Round in Crypto Startup BitGo

Goldman Sachs Headlines $59 Mln Funding Round in Crypto Startup BitGo

Advertisement Wall Street banking giant Goldman Sachs has put another stake in the ground of the burgeoning cryptocurrency industry, headlining a $58.5 million Series B funding round in digital asset custodian BitGo. Goldman, Novogratz Invest $15 Million in BitGo Announced on Thursday, the Series B round raises the Silicon Valley-based bitcoin startup’s total fundraising to…

Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

Advertisement The blockchain space became a little stronger today as former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn announced that he had joined the advisory board of distributed ledger technology (DLT) startup Spring Labs. Former Trump Advisor Joins Blockchain Startup In addition to his former position at Goldman Sachs, Cohn also worked in the White House as President…

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bittrex Buys Stake in Malta Blockchain Startup

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bittrex Buys Stake in Malta Blockchain Startup

Advertisement Bittrex, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, has just bought a 10 percent stake in Palladium, a Malta-based blockchain company according to media reports. Palladium was launched with much fanfare in July with Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat also making a speech during the event. Bittrex, whose technology is designed to…

Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Banks Sink $32 Million into Blockchain Startup

Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Banks Sink $32 Million into Blockchain Startup

Advertisement We may, as Lightning Labs CEO Elizabeth Stark said earlier this year, be entering a “bitcoin not blockchain” world, but the global banking cabal isn’t ready to capitulate on its support for enterprise blockchain products just yet. Indeed, Axoni, an enterprise blockchain startup founded in 2013, has just concluded a $32 million Series B…

NFL Players Association Invests in Blockchain Startup

NFL Players Association Invests in Blockchain Startup

Advertisement SportsCastr, a live-streaming platform that allows anyone to become a color commentator, announced recently that the NFL Players Association (NFLPA), via its athlete-driven accelerator the OneTeam Collective, has acquired a minority stake in the company to power live, interactive video content for fans. Through this partnership, active and former NFL players will use SportsCastr…