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Ether Capital Corporation Announces Initial Commitment to Bet on Ethereum 2.0

The content of the article continued Forward-looking information This press release contains “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities law. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements regarding the Ethereum platform and protocol, the timing and implications of the Ethereum test network update (including the launch …

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Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz won half bitcoin in an election bet, then gave it away via a self-hosted lottery

Billionaire investor Mike Novogratz won half Bitcoin in an election bet over the weekend, but then hosted a lottery to distribute to “new Bitcoiners”. Novogratz, CEO and founder of cryptocurrency-focused investment bank Galaxy Digital, expected the Democrats to secure both the White House and Congress. A Twitter User @Adelgary won …

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Carlyle makes a blockchain bet with the Calastone deal

The Carlyle Group has agreed to buy a majority stake in Calastone, a London-based company that uses blockchain technology to automate and digitize the mutual fund industry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Calastone applies distributed ledger technology, the concept behind the blockchain, to manage and automate various fund …

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