Placeholder Leads $2 Million Seed Round for DeFi Services Provider Zerion – CoinDesk

Decentralized finance (DeFi) startup Zerion is building out its team with a $2 million investment from venture capital firms Placeholder, Blockchain.com Ventures and Gnosis. According to a press release, Zerion provides a number of financial services using decentralized protocols, including credit creation, insurance and asset management. The company says it is able to provide these […]

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Deconstructing #DeFi – What Does Decentralized Finance Mean for Crypto’s Future?

Decentralized finance is becoming one of the crypto buzzwords of 2019. Beyond the hype, the DeFi movement offers up some intriguing potential. It aims to create a truly decentralized financial system, one which doesn’t need the traditional banking system. A system more closely aligned to the original intentions of Bitcoin’s elusive creator than anything we’ve […]

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