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Crypto investments a financial backup for Facebook whistleblower

Crypto investments a financial backup for Facebook whistleblower

Frances Haugen also received financial help from nonprofit organizations backed by Pierre Omidyar, a co-founder of eBay. 440 Total views 12 Total shares Frances Haugen, a former Facebook employee turned whistleblower, revealed that her refuge in Puerto Rico is currently being supported by an auspiciously timed cryptocurrency investment. Haugen worked as a Facebook product manager […]

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PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel says he ‘underinvested’ in Bitcoin

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel says he ‘underinvested’ in Bitcoin

Billionaire Peter Thiel shared concerns that investing in Bitcoin is already a “known secret.” 4044 Total views 33 Total shares As Bitcoin (BTC) marked a new all-time high above $67,000, PayPal co-founder and billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel said he should have bought more Bitcoin. Thiel spoke of cryptocurrencies, central banks and artificial intelligence during […]

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Crypto fintech Moonpay reportedly aims for $3.4B valuation in first VC funding

Crypto fintech Moonpay reportedly aims for $3.4B valuation in first VC funding

Co-led by Tiger Global Management and Coatue Management, the VC funding will inject funds worth $400 million into the bootstrapped company. 840 Total views 10 Total shares Moonpay, a fintech startup dedicated to building crypto payments infrastructure, is reportedly expected to reach a valuation of $3.4 billion after conducting its first round of venture capital […]

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First cryptocurrency fund approved in Switzerland

First cryptocurrency fund approved in Switzerland

The fund tracks the performance of the 10 largest cryptocurrencies from SIX Swiss Exchange’s Crypto Market Index 10. 978 Total views 8 Total shares Cryptocurrency adoption continues gaining momentum in Switzerland as local financial authorities grant more regulatory approvals for crypto investment instruments. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has approved the Crypto Market […]

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