Camila Russo

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi seeks to become decentralized

Huobi wants to become a so-called decentralized autonomous organization, where traditional management structure is replaced with code and community based decision making

Venture capital funding into cryptocurrency startups surges

Venture capitalist funding in blockchain-based companies is surging, with startups raising $434 million since December, the most ever in a three-month period, according to CoinDesk data.

Encrypted messenger Telegram targets $2b in biggest ICO ever

Telegram is seeking $850 million in a private sale of tokens to large investors this month and $1.15 billion in a subsequent public ICO in March.

Crypto fund-of-funds emerges with companies’ growing interest in virtual economy

The fund’s creation is further sign of growing interest in the sector after 84 crypto hedge funds have opened this year.

Goldman, Google feature among most active blockchain investors

Japanese broker and VC firm SBI Holdings Inc. tops the list, with investments in eight blockchain companies.

Bitcoin surges past $5,000 for the first time

As recently as December, bitcoin was trading at less than $1,000.