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the latest news about professional investors, entrepreneurs and funds driving innovation based on Blockchain technology.

PwC Backs Startup VeChain to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia
May 22nd, 2017

Blockchain services provider VeChain has announced it will take part in an incubation program of global accounting company PwC to expand the use of the blockchain technology in Asia.

Aragon Token Sale Concludes in Under 15 Minutes with $25M Raise
May 18th, 2017

The decentralized management platform offering blockchain services for businesses has raised the record amount in the first few minutes of its Initial Coin Offering.

JPMorgan Chase & Co Quits Blockchain Consortium R3
April 28th, 2017

JP Morgan has announced its exit from the bank blockchain consortium, thus becoming the latest banking giant to leave the initiative.

Streaming Giant Spotify Acquires Blockchain Startup Mediachain Labs
April 26th, 2017

Music streaming service has announced a new acquisition that will help the company to monitor music ownership information and prevent problems of attribution.

German Automaker Porsche Announces First Innovation Contest for Blockchain Start-ups
April 10th, 2017

The participants of the competition will have the opportunity to win EUR 25,000 and take part in the three-month “SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator” program.

Jeff Garzik’s Bloq Acquires Blockchain Analytics Company Skry
February 27th, 2017

The acquisition is likely to enhance Bloq’s suite of analysis tools and maximize the value of blockchain data sets through artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Investments in Blockchain Projects During 2016 Yields Over 500% Returns
February 23rd, 2017

Satoshi Fund’s report on Blockchain investments indicates an impressive growth, yielding returns of over 500% in 2016.

LendingRobot Launches Automated Blockchain-based Hedge Fund Investing in Loans
January 31st, 2017

A robo-advisor for peer-to-peer lending is launching an automated investment tool based on the blockchain technology and machine learning.

Blockchain Startup Axoni Raises $18M in Series A Funding from Wells Fargo, ICAP
December 22nd, 2016

The New York-based blockchain solutions provider, Axoni, has secured an investment from a range of prolific investors, including such banking giants as Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan.

Blockchain Consortium R3 CEV to Receive $59 Million From Major Banks
November 26th, 2016

A blockchain startup R3 CEV is going to raise $150 million in its first funding round and some of its original members have already expressed their intention to invest.

Blockchain Startup Ripple Raises $55 Million From Big Banks
September 16th, 2016

Ripple is proud to announce that it has significantly expanded the list of its customers and investors.

Overstock.com’s TØ Partners with Keystone Capital Corp. in First Public Issuance of Blockchain Equities
September 15th, 2016

Keystone Capital Corporation has announced a license agreement with Overstock’s subsidiary to use its blockchain trading technology for offering trading account and brokerage services to investors.

Six Blockchain Companies to Join New Ernst & Young Startup ‘Challenge’
September 6th, 2016

Accounting giant has announced its third acceleration programme that will focus on blockchain applications and unveiled six startups participating in the initiative.