Blockchain

Bitcoin ETF Approval Expected to Propel Market Influx

The anticipation surrounding the approval of a US-regulated spot Bitcoin ETF is mounting, considering its potential to significantly catalyze the adoption of Bitcoin and its recognition as a viable asset class. As of September 30, 2023, Bitcoin investment products, including Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) and closed-end funds, held about 842k BTC, equivalent to approximately $21.7 billion, according to Charles Yu,

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Edtech

Poptential™ High School Economics Curriculum by Certell Offers Free Stock Market Investment Lessons

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — October historically has been a month of notable volatility in the stock market, with historic crashes like the 1929 Great Depression and Black Monday in 1987. These events have given rise to a sense of “Octoberphobia” among some investors. Lessons on these events and others are included in Common Sense Economics from Poptential™, a comprehensive and free

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Blockchain

Why Multicoin Capital Invested $5.7M in Squads Labs

On October 16, 2023, investment firm Multicoin Capital divulged its latest funding round for Squads Labs, amounting to $5.7 million. This investment surge elevates the total funding for Squads to $12.5 million, marking a significant financial milestone for the core contributor to the Squads Protocol, a multisig (multi-signature) solution on the Solana blockchain. Multicoin’s initial investment in Squads dates back

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Level Data, Inc. Acquires GlimpseK12

KALAMAZOO, Michigan – Return on Investment (ROI) is one of the leading financial measuring tools for businesses and industries everywhere, including school districts. But another ROI is even more important to schools, Return on Instruction. Level Data, Inc., North America’s leading school and student data validation software provider serving more than 7 million in student population, announces it has purchased Glimpse

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Aperture Education Honors 15 Districts and 19 New York City Schools for Focus on Social-Emotional Learning 

CHARLOTTE, NC – Aperture Education, the leading provider of research-based social and emotional learning (SEL) assessments for K-12 schools, honored 19 New York City schools as SEL Champions for successful integrating high-quality SEL programs into the fabric of their school communities.  “New York City doubled down on their investment in SEL to enrich students’ lives and prepare them for success

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Swing Education Raises $38 Million in Series C Funding

SAN FRANCISCO  – Swing Education, an online marketplace that connects schools and substitute teachers, announced today $38 million in Series C funding. The funding round was led by funds advised by Apax Partners LLP (“Apax”), a leading global private equity advisory firm, and by edtech investment firm Reach Capital. The funding enables Swing Education to invest in its growth and

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Forex

Financial Planning Can Help

It usually goes without saying that you need to save money for various goals to achieve financial security. However, many people fail to create a full financial plan for some reason. From having a low income to feeling like writing down a financial plan is extremely difficult, people avoid this task and hope for the best. Unfortunately, without a proper

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Blockchain

Cleanspark Purchases 45,000 Bitcoin Mining Devices, Adding 6.3 EH/s to Current Fleet

On Tuesday, the bitcoin mining company Cleanspark announced that it had purchased 45,000 Antminer S19 XP bitcoin mining devices for a total price of $144.9 million. Cleanspark stated that the new fleet would add 6.3 exahash per second (EH/s) of computational power to the company’s current 6.7 EH/s. Cleanspark Acquires 45,000 Bitmain Antminers for $144.9 Million This year, bitcoin mining

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Blockchain

Cryptocurrency & Bitcoin IRA Tax Rules

How Is Crypto Taxed in the United States? It’s important for investors, including those with cryptocurrency IRAs, to understand how taxes affect their accounts. Cryptocurrencies are treated as property according to the IRS, just like many other investments. Every sale may cause a taxable event, with only a few exceptions. But if you hold your cryptocurrencies within a crypto IRA, you

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Blockchain

Spain Prepares to Expand Offer of Gold Bullion Coins for Investors

The government of Spain has approved the resources for a new issuance of gold bullion coins, which will be directed to satisfy a higher estimated demand for these instruments. The Spanish National Coin Factory will purchase 40 million euros in high-quality gold pieces for this batch, a significantly higher amount of gold compared to the two series issued before. Spanish

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Blockchain

SEC Rejects VanEck Spot Bitcoin Trust Proposal

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has denied a proposal by investment manager VanEck for the creation of a spot Bitcoin trust, a financial product that would allow investors to trade Bitcoin on regulated exchanges. This marks the latest instance of the SEC denying every application for a spot Bitcoin trust, with almost 20 such applications having been filed

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Fintech

Andy Schectman, President/Owner Miles Franklin Precious Metals

Pemo: Welcome, Andy. Such a pleasure to have you on the show today. I was wondering if you could tell me a little bit about your business, Miles Franklin Precious Metals. Andy Schectman: Well, it’s good to be here. I appreciate the invitation. Geez, Miles Franklin. Well, we started the company, my father and I, kind of on a wing

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Blockchain

Fraudsters Offer Russians Bogus Chance to Invest in Fake ‘State Cryptocurrency’

Internet users in Russia have been targeted in an email campaign advertising the launch of an alleged cryptocurrency issued by the state. Potential victims are encouraged to follow a link to the website of the fraudulent investment scheme, security experts said. Thousands of Investment Offers Entice Russians to Put Money Into Non-Existent Cryptocurrency Fraudsters have been sending emails to Russian

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Blockchain

DeFi Funding Skyrockets 190% in 2022

The world of digital finance has seen a major shift in investments in recent years, with decentralized finance (DeFi) emerging as a clear winner in 2022. According to a report by CoinGecko, investment in DeFi projects skyrocketed by a staggering 190% in 2022, with digital asset investment firms pouring $2.7 billion into this sector alone. In contrast, investments in centralized

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Weekly funding round-up: Here are all European startup funding rounds we tracked this week (Feb 27- March 3)

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Blockchain

Investment Fund Focused on Crypto Mining to Be Created in Russia

The establishment of Russia’s first mutual investment fund dedicated to financing cryptocurrency mining operations is underway. According to a report by the Russian press, it will be available to qualified investors and will finance the acquisition of coin minting equipment. Russian Crypto Mining Sector to Attract Shareholders Through Investment Fund Work has begun to set up the first mutual fund

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Millwood Public Schools receives $116,000 from Paycom, benefitting marching band, music program

OKLAHOMA CITY –  Paycom Software Inc. (NYSE:PAYC),  a leading provider of HR software, gave $116,000 to the Millwood Enrichment Foundation as part of a two-year commitment to the school district. The donation is an investment in the future of Millwood Public Schools and brings new resources that support ongoing and new educational programming. One specific area the funding will impact

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Blockchain

Cleanspark Boosts Bitcoin Mining Capacity With Acquisition of 20,000 Bitmain Rigs

Bitcoin mining operation Cleanspark has acquired 20,000 brand-new Bitmain mining rigs for $43.6 million, the company reported. Once installed, Cleanspark expects to increase its capacity by 37% by adding roughly 2.44 exahash per second (EH/s) to the firm’s fleet. Cleanspark CEO Says Proprietary Mining Model Gives Company Greater Control and Efficiency Cleanspark, the publicly listed bitcoin mining firm (Nasdaq: CLSK),

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Weekly funding round-up! All of the European startup funding rounds we tracked this week (Feb 6-10)

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Blockchain

Brazilian Fintech Company Capitual Partners With Azimut to Offer Crypto Services in European Markets

Capitual, a Brazilian fintech company that offers cryptocurrency intermediation services, has partnered with Azimut, an asset management firm, to expand its service offer to Europe. The deal, which contemplates an investment of €15 million (about $16.2 million), would allow Capitual to start operating in Mexico, where Azimut has significant presence and operations. Capitual Gets €15 Million Investment From Azimut Fintech

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Fintech

Michael Fanfant, General Partner Runa Capital

Pemo: Welcome, Michael. So pleased to have you on the show today. I was wondering if you could tell me a bit about Octane, which you founded and is doing very well I see. And also about Runa Capital, where you are a venture capitalist. Michael Fanfant: Yes, happy to. So, Octane is a company I started with my co-founder

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