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CDCROP: Former FTX CEO Sam-Bankman-Fried (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Sam Bankman-Fried Cashed Out $300M in Previous Funding Round: Report
In a previously undisclosed detail, most of the $420 million raised in October 2021 went directly to Bankman-Fried, according to the Wall Street Journal.
CDCROP: Former FTX CEO Sam-Bankman-Fried (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Edinburgh, Scotland (Shutterstock)
Cardano Blockchain Builder IOG Funds $4.5M Research Hub at Edinburgh University
The launch follows IOG’s investment in hubs and funding at Stanford and Carnegie Mellon in the U.S.
CDCROP: Edinburgh, Scotland (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried in the Bahamas (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
FTX-Backed Crypto Unicorn LayerZero Bought Out Stake
The interoperability protocol sent a memo to investors outlining its buyout strategy.
CDCROP: FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried in the Bahamas (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

TRM Labs Raises $70 million in Thoma Bravo-led funding round (Unsplash)
Thoma Bravo Leads $70M Fundraise for Blockchain Intelligence Firm TRM Labs
Goldman Sachs, PayPal Ventures, Amex Ventures and Citi Ventures also participated.
TRM Labs Raises $70 million in Thoma Bravo-led funding round (Unsplash)

Ramp raises $70 million in latest funding round  (Pixabay)
Ramp Network Raises $70M to Provide Crypto Payments Infrastructure
The round was co-led by UAE wealth fund Mubadala Capital and Korelya Capital.
Ramp raises $70 million in latest funding round  (Pixabay)

CDCROP: Wallet with Euros (analogicus/Pixabay)
Crypto Exchange Coinmetro Eyes US, Europe Expansion With $7M Funding Round
The interim fundraising round, a precursor to a Series A round, valued the firm at $180 million.
CDCROP: Wallet with Euros (analogicus/Pixabay)

CDCROP: Aptos founders Mo Shaikh (left) and Avery Ching (Aptos Labs)
Crypto Wallet Blocto Launches $3M Fund for Aptos-Based Projects
The layer 1 blockchain from ex-Meta employees made its mainnet debut last month with a limited ecosystem.
CDCROP: Aptos founders Mo Shaikh (left) and Avery Ching (Aptos Labs)

CDCROP: Stars Blue Red Cosmos Space (Billy Huynh/Unsplash)
Evmos, Connector of Cosmos and Ethereum Blockchains, Raises $27M in Token Sale
Polychain Capital led the funding raise to accelerate the cross-chain decentralized app platform
CDCROP: Stars Blue Red Cosmos Space (Billy Huynh/Unsplash)

CDCROP: Lending money handing over paying cash (Shutterstock)
Porter Finance Team Returns for Second Shot at DeFi Bonds Project
Months after Porter Finance was shuttered due to lack of demand, three of the four team members say they still feel the potential for on-chain bond issuances is massive.
CDCROP: Lending money handing over paying cash (Shutterstock)

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Brink Emerges as the Top Funder of Bitcoin Core Development, BitMex Research Says
The nonprofit has funded the highest number of active Bitcoin Core developers and reviewers.
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