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A16z Leads $45 Million Raise for Blockchain Startup Oasis Labs

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Cloud computing startup Oasis Labs successfully raised $45 million in a private token pre-sale to develop a blockchain platform aimed to rival Amazon Web Services The sale, led by Andreessen Horowitz’s new “a16z” crypto fund, saw Accel, Binance, Pantera, Polychain, Metastable, Foundation Capital, Electric Capital, DCVC and Coinbase co-founder Fred Ehrsam all contribute, according to Read More

Andreessen Horowitz Launches $300 Million Crypto Fund, Plans to HODL

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Andreessen Horowitz Launches $300 Million Crypto Fund, Plans to HODL
Advertisement Andreessen Horowitz, one of Silicon Valley’s most prolific VC firms, has launched a $300 million crypto fund, something which was not surprising considering the fact they had a few job postings that correlated with a crypto fund back in April. Apart from this, they’ve also hired their first ever female general partner, Katie Haun, Read More

US Stablecoin Project Basis Raises $133 Mln From Major VC Firms

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on US Stablecoin Project Basis Raises $133 Mln From Major VC Firms
The US-based Blockchain project Basis (formerly known as Basecoin), which claims to provide a non-volatile cryptocurrency or stablecoin, has recently raised $133 mln in funding from big name investors, according to an official blog post published today, April 18. Basis announced today that they had raised $133 mln in private placement from a slew of Read More

A16z, USV Lead $12 Million Funding for CryptoKitties

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on A16z, USV Lead $12 Million Funding for CryptoKitties
The team behind the viral ethereum app CryptoKitties is breaking away from its parent company, Canada-based Axiom Zen, and raising $12 million in venture funding to go it alone. Announced Tuesday, the app’s Series A round was led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, whose portfolio includes a variety of tech companies such as Coinbase and Read More