POKKET: Crypto Market Update (Sep 23)
Crypto market recovers, with Bitcoin +4% to $43.8k, ETH back +7.5% to just above $3k. Movers are CELR +33%, IOST +27%, POND FTM +26%, FET CTSI +22%, ALICE AXS MANA +21%, CHR +18%, REN +17%, and rest are up, with no token in Pokket universe down.
Blockdaemon closed a $155M series-B round, with plans to expand its teams in Singapore, Japan, and the UK and to make strategic acquisitions to build out its tech stack with the goal of becoming the biggest blockchain infrastructure company.
Bitcoin mining firm Genesis Digital Assets raised $431M led by Paradigm, and including NYDIG, FTX, Skybridge and others.
A former ConsenSys venture executive is launching a $50M fund with backing from large family offices.
Solana-based DEX Orca has raised $18M from Three Arrows, Polychain, Jump, Coinbase Ventures and others.
Robinhood is launching its long-awaited crypto wallet, and starting next month users can transfer crypto in/out of the app.
Invesco and Galaxy Digital are teaming up to develop a suite of crypto ETFs.
DEX aggregator 1inch added support for Arbitrum which will lead to lower transaction fees and speed up confirmations for better UX.