Category: Funding Rounds

Coinbase, Fidelity and More Back Coin Metrics in $6M Series A Funding Round

Cryptocurrency data provider Coin Metrics has raised $6 million in a Series A funding round, with participation from Fidelity Investments and Coinbase Ventures. Led by Highland Capital Partners, Coin Metrics announced Thursday the round had also received placements from...

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Polychain, Bain Capital Join $3M Series A Round for Indian Exchange CoinDCX

Prominent backers have joined a $3 million funding round for Mumbai-based exchange CoinDCX just weeks after a banking ban for cryptocurrency businesses was overturned. CoinDCX said Tuesday that investment firms Bain Capital and Polychain Capital as well as BitMEX-owner...

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Crypto Finance Startup Amber Raises $28M in Series A Led by Pantera, Paradigm

Amber Group, a Hong Kong-based startup offering a range of cryptocurrency finance services, has raised $28 million in a Series A funding round. Leading the investment are Paradigm and Pantera Capital, with Polychain Capital, Blockchain.com, Coinbase Ventures and Fenbushi...

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Paystand Raises $20M to Be Blockchain-Based ‘Venmo’ for Commercial Payments

Paystand, a platform using blockchain technology to automate commercial payments, has raised $20 million in Series B funding. Backing the round are a number of VC firms including DNX Ventures, Battery Ventures, Epic Ventures, Commerce Ventures and Wildcat Ventures....

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Fidelity’s VC Arm Leads $13M Series A for Blockchain-Based B2B Network Clear

Clear, the provider of a settlement system that uses blockchain to facilitate cross-border B2B trading, has finalized a $13 million Series A investment round. The Singapore-based startup said Wednesday the round had been led by Fidelity’s investment arm, Eight...

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Pantera, Square Join $14M Series A for Real-Time Payments Startup Transparent

Transparent Financial Systems, a Seattle-based startup developing a real-time “cryptographic settlement” network, has closed a Series-A funding round that raised over $14 million.  Led by Pantera Capital and with participation from Jack Dorsey’s Square, FuturePerfect Ventures, DCG and more,...

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