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Backing the Future
Fintech
16 Oct 2018

Backing the Future

Over the last 10 years, Octopus Ventures, like many other VCs, has been defined by three things: the money we have available to invest, the deals...
Written by Luke Hakes
Our Investment in DeadHappy
FintechPortfolio
22 Aug 2018

Our Investment in DeadHappy

Death is something that most people would rather not think about. So much so that we talk about “Life” insurance, not “Death” insurance....
Written by Malcolm Ferguson
In Blockchain We Trust?
Fintech
28 Feb 2018

In Blockchain We Trust?

Terms like: “trustless network”; “getting rid of trusted intermediaries” and “trust replaced with mathematics” crop up all the time....
Written by Zihao Xu
7 Things I learned at Token Summit II
Fintech
15 Dec 2017

7 Things I learned at Token Summit II

The atmosphere was electric, the place full of the crypto-faithful, many of them now very wealthy people given the crypto markets’ recent performance....
Written by Zihao Xu