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The all-stock deal is worth about C$110m,
The deal is among the industry's largest.
An article talking about Circle's acquisition of SeedInvest.
An article talking about Coinsquare's acquisition of StellarX.
article from CoinTelegraph says Facebook has acquired Blockchain startup Chainspace and that move was to acquire blockchain engineering talent, according to an article originally published in Cheddar
article about sale of bank-owned Visa unit, Prisma, Advent purchased a majority stake in the firm.
Circle has announced the acquisition of SeedInvest.
Bitmain has acquired Telescope.
Huobi has acquired BitTrade.
Coindesk has acquired Distributed Systems.
ShapeShift has acquired Bitfract.
Binance announces the acquisition of Trust Wallet, a popular Ethereum and ERC20 mobile wallet.
BitTorrent is now officially part of Tron.
XYO acquires LayerOne.
Civic has acquired Identity.com.
Coinbase is set to move forward with a trio of acquisitions.
R3 is one of several blockchain technology firms that may look to go public in the near term, according to an article from CCN that originally cites reporting from Bloomberg. Several international digital currency miners are also eyeing public raises according to the article.
Justin Sun, the founder of Blockchain startup TRON, whose coin market cap this week was more than $ 4.5 billion, agreed to personally acquire BitTorrent, the long running file sharing service, for $140 million as originally reported by TechCrunch. As this recent article from the Daily Hodl notes there is still some question about how Tron's tech might be combined with BitTorrent's filesharing. TRONIX, Tron's digitial tradeable token, has moved higher in early trading following the announcement of Sun's purchase of BitTorrent.
Comparison site CoverWallet secures a minority investment from a large European insurer. It had raised more than $ 30, 000, 000 prior to the investment. The company also offers an insurance digital wallet where users can manage multiple policies
Funding Circle announces $100 million equity investment to help thousands more small businesses globally ● Round led by Accel, with participation from other existing equity investors ● Investment comes as UK business reached profitability for Q4 2016 ● Lending through Funding Circle passes $3 billion globally, benefitting over 25,000 businesses in the UK, US and Europe – creating more than 50,000 new jobs