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Yale University said to have backed $400m crypto fund

The fund, called Paradigm, was recently started by Coinbase Inc. co-founder Fred Ehrsam, former Sequoia Capital partner Matt Huang, and Charles Noyes, an ex-employee of crypto fund Pantera Capital.

Binance to buy crypto-wallet company in first-ever acquisition

Binance is acquiring Trust Wallet which allows customers to store more than 20,000 different Ethereum-based tokens.

Coinbase plans Japan expansion, in talks with MUFG as potential banking partner

Coinbase, which would need a license to expand into Japan, is in active discussions with the Financial Services Agency.

Coinbase launching venture arm to invest in crypto startups

The firm may also invest in companies started by former employees, it said in the statement.

Coinbase obtains e-money license in UK with Europe expansion in mind

The license will let Coinbase provide payment services and issue e-money in the country, enabling it to strike more partnerships with other companies.

US-based Coinbase launches cryptocurrency index fund

The investment vehicle will track the performance of the four tokens that currently trade on the San Francisco-based company’s GDAX exchange.

ICOs rake in another billion in under 2 months

Investors have poured in excess of $3 billion into over 200 ICOs this year.

ICO investors to face steep losses in crypto ‘mania’, says hedge fund titan Kyle Bass

Once the “gold rush” settles down, Bass said cryptocurrencies could be a viable asset class.

China firm whose rally baffled world set to be delisted from Nasdaq

Chinese loan guarantor Wins Finance Holdings Inc couldn’t explain a 4,555 percent surge in its stock.

China’s Wins Finance tumble anew as suitor delay foils 4,500% rally

Wins lost almost $2.7 billion of its market value.