Crypto Biz: Smart money ignores BTC price correction as $800M set to flow into blockchain startups, Dec. 9

Crypto Biz: Smart money ignores BTC price correction as $800M set to flow into blockchain startups, Dec. 9

Bitcoin’s (BTC) return to sub-$50,000 levels has many market participants fretting over the legitimacy of their favorite price models. For venture capitalists and other smart money investors, the latest decline is nothing but noise. Instead, they see the emergence of an entirely new economy that is transforming business, redefining monetary value and pushing the internet to a new frontier. 

This week’s Crypto Biz newsletter highlights four major funding deals from the world of blockchain. Below is a concise version of the Thursday edition of our newsletter.