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Coinsquare to Launch IPO on TSX — Hopes to Compete With Coinbase

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Coinsquare to Launch IPO on TSX — Hopes to Compete With Coinbase
News This week the well known Canadian digital asset exchange, Coinsquare announced its plans to launch an initial public offering (IPO) hoping to raise $150 million CAD ($120Mn USD). Coinsquare hopes the funding will help the platform be a direct competitor with cryptocurrency brokerage services like Coinbase and other U.S. based exchanges. Also read: Russia Finalizes Federal Read More

The darker side to winning the Amazon HQ2 sweepstakes

6 months ago admin2 Comments Off on The darker side to winning the Amazon HQ2 sweepstakes
As the frenzy to snag the Amazon HQ2 prize gains steam among the cities watching for signs of favor from Jeff Bezos, it may be time to reexamine the stakes for the winning bid. Cities vying to be Amazon’s next headquarters are dazzled by the potential benefits—local job opportunities, enhanced private-sector productivity and competitiveness, as Read More

Buterin’s Father and Antonopoulos Deny Advising Tapscott; CIBC Pulls Out

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Buterin’s Father and Antonopoulos Deny Advising Tapscott; CIBC Pulls Out
Featured Andreas Antonopoulos and Dmitry Buterin, among others, are denying their involvement in well-known Canadian investor Alex Tapscott’s projects. Other ecosystem heavies have made similar declarations. Based on reporting, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) has dropped their underwriting of Mr. Tapscott’s latest effort. Also read: SEC Warns of Celebrity Endorsements, ICOs Might be a Target Read More