FTX and TSM Commit to Largest Deal in e-Sports History – BeInCrypto

Popular cryptocurrency exchange FTX has entered the world of e-sports as it signs a deal with the TSM brand.
The partnership, which reports reveal involved a £210 million commitment, has secured FTX the exclusive naming rights for TSM.

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Solana announces DeFi hackathon offering $200k in seed funding

Solana has announced an upcoming DeFi hackathon offering $200,000 in seed funding from the Solana Foundation.
The hackathon, which is scheduled to take place from Feb. 15 through March 1st, will be hosted in partnership with Sam Bankman-Fried of FTX’s Project Serum.

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SBF says he’s amassed a $10 billion fortune in just three years in crypto

Alameda Research and FTX exchange founder Sam Bankman-Fried has amassed a fortune, mostly via crypto assets over the past few years according to New York Magazine.
SBF, as he is known in crypto circles, spoke to the publication about his journey into the crypto industry since 2018.

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FTX Token (FTT) rallies 105% as interest in derivatives trading grows

FTX is a cryptocurrency derivatives exchange backed by Alameda Research, a quantitative trading firm and crypto liquidity provider. 
The exchange launched in April 2019 and offered the usual spot trading, inverse swaps and futures contracts that can be found at other major platforms.

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Sam Bankman-Fried Seeks Next Ethereum Killer for New Decentralized Exchange – BeInCrypto

In a recent interview, FTX CEO and crypto celebrity Sam Bankman-Fried has revealed his thoughts on the current state of the DeFi industry, and why he isn’t using Ethereum for his new decentralized exchange.

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Balancer Labs Scores Investments From Pantera Capital and Alameda Research – BeInCrypto

Decentralized automated market maker Balancer has locked down investments from the institutional cryptocurrency venture firms Pantera Capital and Alameda Research in order to develop a second version of the protocol.

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