Binance.US, the American affiliate of global crypto exchange Binance, raised a $200 million equity seed round that values the exchange at $4.5 billion. Investors in the round included RRE Ventures, Foundation Capital, Original Capital, VanEck and Circle Ventures. The funding, which the company said will go toward enhancing its spot trading platform and developing new products and initiatives,...
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