Axa Strategic Ventures, the €230m (£175m) venture capital fund set up by the French insurance giant, has today announced it is co-leading a $55m (£37.5m) Series A funding round for Blockstream.
As part of the round, Axa Strategic Ventures joins Blockstream's advisory board. Axa Strategic Ventures describes Blockstream as "pioneering advancements in cryptocurrencies and blockchains to support...
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