20 stories about Blockchain

SendBlocks raises $8.2 million Seed round to streamline blockchain data management

02.07.24|James Spiro
The company is creating a platform that can handle Taylor Swift-levels of demand in the blockchain space. “The backend isn’t optimized for The Swifties,” says CEO 
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Fhenix raises $15 million Series A to bring confidentially to the Ethereum blockchain

The company plans to use the funds to support the initial stage of its open testnet, dubbed Helium, which will enable developers to deploy smart contracts to the Fhenix network for the first time

"Since the hack I've become completely paranoid": The story of how one crypto trader lost $70,000 on Binance

21.03.24|Viki Auslender
Trader doomxbt’s Binance account was drained, with little response or help from the platform. The price of Bitcoin is soaring, but the world's crypto exchanges remain unregulated, and platforms like Binance continue to place full responsibility for loss or theft on users
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Fireblocks CEO on financial institutions' rising use of blockchain

07.03.24|Ariela Karmel
Michael Shaulov, Co-Founder and CEO of Fireblocks, spoke to CTech at Calcalist’s Mind the Tech conference in New York about how financial institutions are adopting blockchain.
Lava Network founders

Lava Network raises $15 million Seed round to build infrastructure for scaling blockchain data access

The Israeli startup is building a modular network making it easy for developers and users to access blockchain through RPC & indexing
Blockaid founders

Web3 security startup Blockaid raises $27 million Series A

The Israeli startup’s platform ingests vast amounts of data collected from scanning, simulating, and validating dApps and transactions across the web
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Fhenix raises $7 million Seed for confidential blockchain powered by homomorphic encryption

The Israeli startup is building a confidential smart contract platform using fully homomorphic encryption (FHE), a novel cryptographic scheme that enables direct computation over encrypted data without ever revealing the underlying data
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Mapping the rising Israeli blockchain and crypto startups

In a little over three months, five different Israeli startups in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sectors have raised significant funding
Chain Reaction co-founders

Chain Reaction raises another $70 million for blockchain and privacy chip

23.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup, which took its total funding to date to $115 million, aims to drive high-performance hardware for blockchain and privacy in data centers and clouds
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Crypto security startup Chaos Labs raises $20 million in Seed funding led by Galaxy and PayPal

21.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup provides protocols with custom and automated economic security tooling that verifies a protocol's durability and stability in any market condition
Or Assaf Ironblocks

Blockchain security platform Ironblocks raises $7 million in Seed

15.02.23|James Spiro
The Israeli startup is developing a smart contract-based security solution that operates on-chain to automate threat detection and enable DeFi protocols, Web3 platforms, market makers, and cross-chain bridges to take action to stop hackers
Joe Lubin

“Blockchain is still an incredibly hot technology. We excised some cancers from the body and feel a lot better”

14.02.23|Allon Sinai
Joe Lubin, co-founder of Ethereum and founder of ConsenSys, isn’t letting last year’s collapse or any of the naysayers dampen his enthusiasm for the future of blockchain and cryptocurrencies
Addressable Team

Addressable raises $7.5 million in Seed to help scale user acquisition for Web3 companies

31.01.23|James Spiro
The company is building a SaaS platform for Web3 marketers to help teams reach audiences in the era of anonymous blockchain accounts
CyVers founders

CyVers raises $8 million to secure blockchain transactions

The Israeli startup’s solution captures transactions during the few moments between the time a transaction is broadcasted and when it is registered irreversibly to a blockchain ledger
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INX battling Binance for assets of bankrupt Voyager Digital

The Israeli-founded crypto platform is vying for the assets of the lending platform after bidding reopened following the collapse of FTX
Ira Winkler CYE

“We will lose lots of money in the lunacy of web3”

15.11.22|James Spiro
CYE’s new Field CISO Ira Winkler joined CTech to discuss the future of cyber attacks in a new internet
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“We are seeing the next step in human evolution in finance.”

There is a struggle between two financial ideologies that seek to shape the future of money, says Meirav Harel, a member of the board of directors of Excellence Trade.
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Israel to issue government bonds on a blockchain

The Israel Ministry of Finance and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange have established a joint team with VMware and Fireblocks to perform a Proof of Concept for the issuance of government bonds on a blockchain platform