Daily Roundup – September 26, 2017

Daily Roundup – September 26, 2017

According to Forbes, VC firm IVP has raised $1.5 billion for a cryptocurrency-related fund.

According to CoinDesk, the developers behind the privacy and scalability-focused blockchain proposal known as MimbleWimble intent to launch their own cryptocurrency.

Over on Twitter, WhalePanda leaked a private email conversation where Civic CEO Vinny Lingham indicated that the point of the SegWit2x proposal is to remove the contributors to Bitcoin Core from the Bitcoin protocol development process. Lingham clarified that he does not agree with the view that the Bitcoin Core contributors need to be removed from the project.

Over on Reddit, there was a discussion regarding Vaultoro’s decision to withdraw from the SegWit2x agreement.

According to Bloomberg, there is a strong correlation between the price movements of bitcoin and copper.

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