The $2.5T AUM asset manager has officially announced
it's entering the institutional crypto custody and brokerage business. This is their 'hello world' Medium post.- ETHSF.
A nice roundup
of the finalists of their hackaton.- Noncrypto -> crypto M&A.
Ticketmaster has acquired
a blockchain company called Upgraded.- Sign o' the times.
Civil is retroactively canceling
its ICO and refunding all participants after failing to hit its soft cap. - Grants.
The Ethereum Foundation has released their new grants
. The biggest ones are for Eth 2.0 clients (to Prismatic and Status) and non-custodial payment channels.- CryptoHackers.
North Korean ones apparently snatched a total of $571M
this year.- Bulletproofs.
Activated on Monero mainnet and resulted
in huge drop in tx size and cost.- Devcon4.
Draft agenda is out
. We'll be around and keen to meet with founders! - Tether.
We let more qualified folks comment on the USDT shenanigans this week and you must all be on top of what's been happening. Here's an interesting theory
that you may have missed though.