Near Protocol Raises $350M in funding round led by Tiger Global

Near Protocol Raises $350M in funding round led by Tiger Global

Near Protocol on Wednesday announced a $350 million funding round led by hedge fund Tiger Global to “accelerate the decentralization of the NEAR ecosystem.” Near Protocol raises $350 million New York-based venture capital firm Tiger Global led the investment round. Republic Capital, Hashed, FTX Ventures, Dragonfly Capital and others are also participating in the funding…

NEAR Protocol to launch its native stablecoin USN this month

NEAR Protocol to launch its native stablecoin USN this month

The NEAR protocol would have plans to launch its own much-talked-about native algorithmic stablecoin, USN, in the coming days. Zoran Kole Reveals USN Launch In a blog post, “The Future is NEAR,” the founder of the popular Telegram group “Crypto Insiders,” Zoran Kole, revealed that Near Protocol would announce the launch of its USN stablecoin…

Ripple set to launch amendments in its XRP Ledger with NFT support

Ripple set to launch amendments in its XRP Ledger with NFT support

US technology company Ripple Labs Inc. has announced the release of XRP Ledger version 1.9.0, which introduces a new amendment to the XRP Ledger protocol to natively support NFTs on the XRP Ledger. Ripple ready to vote on amendments According to Release Ripple notes, the modification is currently open for voting based on the XRP…