Web3 Watch: SDNY targets NFT rug pull

The Southern District of New York is at it again with more cryptocurrency-related charges. The US district court, in cooperation with the FBI, unsealed...

Lightspeed Newsletter: The Solana app making subscriptions less costly

Howdy! We at Lightspeed HQ have been talking lately about the smooth jazz that Slack plays when you sit alone in a huddle. Kind of...

Funding Wrap: Babylon announces $70M raise led by Paradigm

Another week, another slew of venture capital rounds.  Bitcoin staking protocol Babylon led this week’s raises, announcing a $70 million raise led by Paradigm on...

Peirce proposes DLT sandbox collaboration between US and UK

Securities and Exchange Commissioner Hester Peirce proposed a joint digital securities sandbox between the United States and the Bank of England.  The idea would be...

Lightspeed Newsletter: Anatomy of a token launch

Howdy! Today’s Lightspeed is a bit shorter, on account of the US office being closed for Memorial Day.  Hopefully you’re soaking in a bit of sun...

Digesting the ETH ETF decision: What it means and what comes next

Spot ether ETFs are not launching today — and they might not hit the market any time soon.  But Thursday marked a win for crypto...

Lightspeed Newsletter: New Solana startup accelerator has a DePIN flavor

Howdy!  Welcome to Lightspeed, the newest addition to the Blockworks newsletter suite. We are Solana news, analysis and culture, all the time. If that sounds...

Web3 Watch: Naked in the metaverse

A new crypto-related lawsuit has landed in the Southern District of New York courthouse.  A California resident named Luke Brown is leading a class action...

It’s time to overturn SAB 121

Gary Gensler’s Securities and Exchange Commission has made a name for itself with its hostility towards cryptocurrency. Time after time, over the last few...

Funding Wrap: Arbelos raises $28M for derivatives-focused exchange

Crypto’s love affair with derivatives drags on.  In the week’s largest funding round, Arbelos Markets raised $28 million for a principal trading firm specializing in...


What Investors Need to Know About Starknet

Starknet is a decentralized, permissionless layer-2 scalability solution for...

What Potential Investors Need to Know About Beam

Beam is a privacy-focused cryptocurrency that utilizes the Mimblewimble...

Solana slumps to 45-day low — Will SOL price bounce at $130?

Despite a brief rally to $151 on June 16,...

Aavegotchi Rarity Farming Season 8 Offers 150,000 GHST Prize Pool

The upcoming Aavegotchi Rarity Farming Season 8 has been...

On the Margin Newsletter: SEC crypto enforcement leader departs

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