Tag Archive: venture

  • The Coinbase Effect Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, News, News teaser

    Legacy Banks Invest In Coinbase’s Record $75m Funding Round

    On January 20th, America’s largest bitcoin exchange, Coinbase, closed its largest funding round yet. The company raised $75 million in a Series C funding round from numerous high level investors, including the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit, Spanish bank BBVA, military financial services provider USAA, and Japanese telecom DoCoMo. The round was led by Bitcoin-friendly venture capitalist group, Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) Growth Fund, which Tim Draper, bitcoin investor and Silk

    · January 20, 2015 · 11:00 pm
  • Developers_matt_devon Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, Companies, Interviews, News, Start-Ups

    Chain: A Developer’s Dream

    Chain.com is providing the best experience for developers, and venture capitalists are taking notice. Chain just raised 9.5 million dollars in a new round of funding led by Khosla Ventures, RRE Ventures, Thrive Capital, and SV Angel. Chain may only be a few months old, but it grew out of another company that had previous funding. Before, there were two groups working on making a bitcoin programming interface for developers. One of the groups was

    · August 21, 2014 · 10:34 pm