Power Ledger to Move to Solana From Ethereum

The firm cited higher speed and scalability as motivations for the shift.

News  ·  12 July 2021

CryptoKickers Is Bringing NFT Sneakers to the Hypebeasts of the Metaverse

Sole Selector lets users design and mint their own sneaker NFTs on the Solana blockchain.

Tech  ·  6 July 2021

Solrise Finance Raises $3.4M for Non-Custodial Protocol on Solana

Solrise said the capital will be used to make the DeFi ecosystem more accessible to wider investor audiences.

News  ·  6 July 2021

21Shares Launching World’s First Solana ETP on SIX Swiss Exchange

The exchange-traded product will track the performance of Solana’s native SOL token.

Business  ·  25 June 2021

Solana-Based Pyth Network Adds Institutional Crypto Exchange LMAX as Data Provider

LMAX will provide foreign exchange and crypto trading data.

Business  ·  22 June 2021
Venture Capital

Solana Foundation Leads $3M Investment in Blockchain Data Platform PARSIQ

Evan Cheng, the director of research at Facebook’s Novi Financial, is also joining the project as an adviser.

Business  ·  16 June 2021

Step Finance to Aggregate Solana’s Decentralized Exchanges Onto Dashboard

The Solana ecosystem is backed heavily by Sam Bankman-Fried, and has been pitched as a faster, cheaper alternative to Ethereum.

News  ·  16 June 2021

Solana-Based Oxygen Taps Jump Trading in Bid to Be DeFi’s Top ‘Prime Brokerage’

Oxygen will enter its beta stage in the next two to three months, co-founder Alex Grebnev said.

Business  ·  10 June 2021

Solana Labs Raises $314M in Token Sale Led by A16z, Polychain

It's one of the largest token sales in recent memory.

Business  ·  9 June 2021

Solana Blockchain Raising Up to $450M: Report

Solana, the blockchain backed by FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried, is raising between $300 million and $450 million, according to a report Friday by Decrypt, largely citing anonymous sources.

News  ·  5 June 2021

Solana Launches $20M Fund to Advance Ecosystem in Korea

The launch comes only weeks after Solana drew $60 million in funding for projects in Brazil, Russia, India and Ukraine.

News  ·  3 June 2021

Exchange Aggregator OpenOcean Enables Trading on Solana Network

DeFi traders using OpenOcean can now make swaps on Solana-based exchanges.

Business  ·  28 May 2021
Funding Rounds

Cryptocurrencies.AI Raises $8M to Merge Decentralized and Centralized Trading

The firm is building a centralized exchange and a decentralized one on the Solana blockchain.

Business  ·  20 May 2021

Solana Secures $60M Fund to Drive Growth in Emerging Markets

The fund will focus on growing the Solana ecosystem in Brazil, India, Russia and Ukraine.

News  ·  12 May 2021

5 New Funds Bring $100M to Boost Growth of the Solana Ecosystem

The funds are each bringing $20 million in investment to boost growth and development for Solana in the Chinese region.

Business  ·  7 May 2021