Standard Chartered, BNY Mellon, Citibank, and other top banks invest over 2.8 billion dollars in blockchain & crypto companies in 2021

Over half of the top 100 banks (by assets under management) have invested in crypto and blockchain-related companies and solutions in 2021, reports Blockdata. This is as of July 2021. The banks making these investments do so by participating in some of the biggest funding rounds for crypto and blockchain-related solutions out there.In coming up with this list of crypto-and-blockchain investing...

The global crypto population doubles from 100 million to 200 million in only 4 months

According to Crypto.com’s July 2021 study, the months in the first half of 2021 as well as May "were exceptionally strong months, driven by Bitcoin’s stellar performance." Global crypto users grew from 106 million in January to 125 million in February 2021. By the end of March 2021, crypto users grew by 4 million to 129 million users and by the...