Daily | Sep 21, 2021

SoftBank Leads $680M Sorare Round

SoftBank leads $680M funding for Sorare at $4.3B valuation

'Decentralized Social' launches with $200M from a16z, others

Coinbase Won’t Offer Lending Product Questioned by SEC

Crypto Markets Need More Scrutiny From SEC, Investor Groups Say

Robinhood Quietly Tests Crypto Wallet as Users Clamor for It

Coinbase Launches ‘Prime’ Out of Beta With 9K Institutions Enlisted

Solana Blames ‘Denial of Service Attack’ for Last Week’s Downtime

Investors shrug-off the Solana attack with another week of inflows

Crypto services startup Ripio raises $50M in Series B led by DCG

Brazilian Investment Bank BTG Pactual Launches Crypto Platform

Open Banking Startup TrueLayer Raises $130M Led by Tiger Global, Stripe

Vee Finance Hit for $35M in Second Major Exploit on Avalanche

Fears of Chinese Property Meltdown Trigger Selloff in Crypto Markets

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The Good, Bad & Ugly of Voluntary Reporting and Transparency

Bitcoin Net Zero: quantifying Bitcoin's energy impact (NYDIG)

How China’s Property Market Could Trigger a Crypto Crash

Is Bitcoin a Game-Changer for Social Impact Investing? (CoinShares)

Play-to-earn games as an interface for work and learning

The Interface Phase of the evolving financial infrastructure layer