30 Apr '15, 8pm

Tim Draper leads $1.2M investment in Bitcoin startup Hedgy

Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston , where we'll discuss how to merge creativity with technology to drive growth. Space is limited. Request your personal invitation here ! Hedgy, a Bitcoin company that hopes to tackle the cryptocurrency’s volatility issues, has emerged from Adam Draper’s Boost accelerator with $1.2 million in hand. In addition to the funding, the company also announced that its block-chain enabled contracts are now available . Hedgy is collaborating with Bitcoin mining outfit MegaBigPower to allow miners to sign smart contracts that hedge mining payments for a predetermined date and price. Hedgy serves as a trusted third-party that helps to suss out the appropriate price using a weighted pricing index called the TradeBlock XBX. Because of the increasing cost of mining, some miners ar...

Full article: http://venturebeat.com/2015/04/30/tim-draper-leads-1-2m-i...

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