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A16z Launches $600 Million Web3 Gaming Focused Fund

A16z has launched a new fund that seeks to invest $600 million in gaming

Web3 Gaming Company Metatheory Raises $24 Million With Backing From A16z, Pantera, and FTX

Metatheory, a Web3 gaming company founded in 2021, has announced it has raised $24

David Marcus Launches Bitcoin Payments Startup Lightspark

David Marcus, former cryptocurrency head at Meta, is launching Lightspark, another payments company that

Andreessen Horowitz Launches A16z Crypto Research Lab

A16z, also known as Andreessen Horowitz, the venture capital (VC) company that has invested

Sky Mavis Raises $150 Million in Financing Round Led by Binance to Refund Users Affected by the Ronin Bridge Exploit

Sky Mavis, the company behind the play-to-earn (P2E) game Axie Infinity, announced it has

Layerzero Labs Secures $135 Million to Bolster Cross-Chain Interoperability

Layerzero Labs, the firm behind the interoperability protocol Layerzero, has revealed the company has

Optimism Raises $150 Million in Series B Funding Round Led by Paradigm and A16z

Optimism, an L2 (Layer 2) rollup solution for Ethereum, has raised $150 million in

Solana’s Phantom Raises $109 Million in a Series B Fundraise Obtaining Unicorn Status

On Monday, the team behind the Solana Web3 wallet platform Phantom announced it had

Report: A16z to Raise $4.5 Billion for Crypto Investments

A16z, a leading VC company in crypto, is reportedly ramping up its investments in

Blossom Capital’s Newly Launched $432 Million Fund to Focus on Crypto Startups

Blossom Capital, the London-based venture capital firm founded by Candice Lo, Imran Ghory, Mike

Near Foundation Raises $150 Million to Bolster Web3 Adoption

On Thursday, the Near Foundation announced the project has raised $150 million from strategic

Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk Raise Concerns Over Web3 as Skepticism About Ownership Grows

Former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has ignited a debate about web3 after Tesla CEO

Mythical Games Raises $150 Million in Series C Funding Round Led by A16z

Mythical Games, a blockchain-based gaming company, has raised $150 million in its series C

Web3 Infrastructure Provider Alchemy Raises $250 Million in Funding Round Led by a16z

Alchemy, one of the leading infrastructure providers for blockchain and web3, has raised $250

Bitcoin ETF Approval Expected by Month’s End, Prominent Hedge Fund Puts More Weight Behind BTC

The price of bitcoin soared past the $55K handle on Wednesday for the first

Uncollateralized Lending Platform Truefi Raises $12.5 Million From A16z, Alameda and Blocktower

Truefi, an uncollateralized loan platform, has raised $12.5 million from three important investors. The

NFT Marketplace Opensea Raises $100 Million — Firm Becomes a Blockchain Unicorn

Opensea has become the latest non-fungible token (NFT)-focused firm to raise funds this year

Blockchain Groups From Major Universities Are Powerful Voters in Defi Governance Protocols

Data shows a number of groups from major universities are participating in decentralized finance

Andreessen Horowitz Says Crypto Is ‘the Future of Finance’ — Launches $2.2 Billion Crypto Venture Fund

Andreessen Horowitz, the Silicon Valley venture capital firm founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben

Defi Derivatives Exchange Dydx Raises $65 Million – Project Plans to ‘Launch a Mobile Application’

The decentralized exchange (dex) Dydx announced the organization has raised $65 million in a