Digital Currency Group

Investments
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Digital Currency Group

Investments

Investor in the digital currency industry

United States, New York
$2M
Total amount raised
2015
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re Digital Currency Group!


Digital Currency Group Inc, operates an incubator and venture capital firm specializing in startup investments and blockchain initiatives. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is currently headquartered in New York City in the United States.



Digital Currency Group operate three businesses: CoinDesk, Genesis Trading, and Grayscale Investments. They also operate as an investment arm of DCG Holdco, Inc., a brokerage platform.

Key objective

Digital Currency Group's mission is to accelerate the development of a better financial system. We do this by building and supporting blockchain and digital currency companies using our network, insights, and access to capital.

Slogan / Motto

The epicenter of the bitcoin and blockchain industry

Use cases

Asset Management
Venture Capital

Team

Funding

Received funding
$2,000,000
Total amount raised
3
Rounds
18
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
N/A
Venture
HCM International Co
OMERS Ventures
Western Union
Prudential Financial
$2,000,000
Series B
HCM Capital
N/A
Venture
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The Whittemore Collection
Transamerica Ventures
Investments
204
Rounds
143
Total amount of profiles
 
Name
Industries
Use cases
Total raised
Last funding round date

News

Digital Currency Group backs South Korean crypto exchange operator

Streami, the company behind the popular GOPAX exchange, has received direct funding from Digital Currency Group.


11 days ago


Investment
Digital Currency Group

Digital Currency Group plans to buy additional $500 million worth of GBTC shares as trade discount continues

Digital Currency Group (DCG), the parent company of Grayscale, announced Monday that it plans to buy an additional $500 million worth of Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) shares. The post Digital Currency Group plans to buy additional $500 million worth of GBTC shares as trade discount continues appeared first on The Block.


14 days ago


Investment
Digital Currency Group
Grayscale Investments, LLC

Grayscale’s parent firm DCG to expand GBTC buy limit by $500M

Digital Currency Group has purchased a total of $194 million worth of GBTC shares so far.


14 days ago


Investment
Grayscale Investments, LLC
Digital Currency Group

Digital Currency Group Buying $750 Million in GBTC Shares

Digital Currency Grop is ramping up its investments into Grayscale's Bitcoin Trust, just as the trust runs into hot water.


14 days ago


Investment
Digital Currency Group

Time Magazine names two crypto firms in Top 100 'most influential companies' list

Digital Currency Group and Coinbase have made Time Magazine’s 2021 top 100 most influential companies list.


20 days ago


General news
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Coinbase