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  • Fireblocks teams up with FIS in capital markets crypto push

    The deal will enable firms to access the largest crypto trading venues, liquidity providers, lending desks and DeFi applications. The post Fireblocks teams up with FIS in capital markets crypto push appeared first on The Block.

  • BNY Mellon: Blockchain to Soak $120T From Capital Markets

    BNY Mellon’s Michael Demissie said that more than $120 trillion from the capital markets will ... Read More... from BNY Mellon: Blockchain to Soak $120T From Capital Markets The post BNY Mellon: Blockchain to Soak $120T From Capital Markets appeared first on Crypto News Land.

  • Transforming Investment and Capital Markets Through New Tech

    Over the years, the capital market has significantly benefited from the evolution of technology and several innovations that have positively ...Read More...

  • Leading Capital Markets Protocol On Algorand Blockchain Closes $3M Seed Funding Round

    A leading capital markets protocol for borrowing and lending built on top of the Algorand (CRYPTO: ALGO) blockchain has announced the closing of a $3 million seed funding round.  Folks Finance says the round was led by Borderless Capital with participation from Jump Crypto, ParaFi Capital, Coinbase Ventures, OKX Blockdream Ventures, Genesis Capital, and the Algorand Foundation. Borderless Capital is the largest investor in the Algorand ecosystem. "We are proud to join Folks Finance as the lead investor in this round. Folks Finance is a key pillar of the Algorand DeFi ecosystem,"  said David Garcia, CEO at Borderless Capital. "The team has done an amazing job developing their protocol and building a network of highly strategic partners, setting them up to hit the ground running at launch." Folks Finance focuses on designing the disruptive economic lending model and introducing unique features such as staking of rewards, safety margins for cryptocurrency pairs, and an innovative liquidity provision system.  Also See: Anthony Scaramucci Is Making A $250M Bet On 'The Google' Of Crypto Several of the leading DeFi and Financial protocols of the Algorand Ecosystem also joined the seed round including Algomint, Tinyman, StakerDAO, MyAlgo, Venue One, xBacked, and Prismatic. Folks Finance is currently in its smart contract security verification phase. Once completed, it will officially launch on the Algorand TestNet.  The firm is also aiming to release Folksy Guys, an official NFT collection dedicated to the Folks Finance community.  Photo: Courtesy of Diverse Stock Photos on Flickr © 2022 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

  • Coinbase hires former SEC director Brett Redfearn as capital markets lead

    Coinbase has hired a big voice from the market structure world to lead its capital markets division ahead of the company's much-anticipated direct listing on Nasdaq.  The post Coinbase hires former SEC director Brett Redfearn as capital markets lead appeared first on The Block.

  • [SPONSORED] Dollar Stablecoins as Market Infrastructure: DEX, DeFi & the Future of Capital Markets | Full Video

    Join The Block's Director of News Frank Chaparro on Thursday February 18th at 12pm ET / 9am PT for a panel discussion exploring the applications of Dollar Stablecoins across capital markets and how this technology will shape financial infrastructure of the future. The post Dollar Stablecoins as Market Infrastructure: DEX, DeFi & the Future of Capital Markets | Full Video appeared first on The Block.

  • Singapore Exchange, Temasek announce joint digital asset venture focused on capital markets

    The joint venture aims to augment Asia's capital market infrastructure. The post Singapore Exchange, Temasek announce joint digital asset venture focused on capital markets appeared first on The Block.

  • CrossTower hires Citadel and Deutsche Bank veteran to lead new capital markets unit

    Digital assets trading business and exchange operator CrossTower is launching a new capital markets division focused on providing services to institutional investors. The post CrossTower hires Citadel and Deutsche Bank veteran to lead new capital markets unit appeared first on The Block.