The latest from Talos and the broader digital asset trading community.

Talos Closes $40 Million Funding Round Led By Andreessen Horowitz

PayPal Ventures and Fidelity Investments also join as investors in the firm, which powers the full digital asset trade lifecycle for institutions New York — May 27, 2021 — Talos, a leading institutional technology provider for digital asset trading, today announced the completion of a $40 million Series A investment round. The financing was led

Insider: Talos, a Startup Helping Financial Giants Trade Crypto, just Raised a $40 Million Series A Led by Andreessen Horowitz as Wall Street Wades Deeper into Digital Currencies

Talos, a software provider that helps financial firms streamline their cryptocurrency trading, has closed a $40 million Series A round of funding led by Andreessen Horowitz. The fintech announced the completed capital raise on Thursday, which in addition to a16z, included investment from PayPal Ventures, Fidelity Investments, and Galaxy Digital, among others. Founded in October

Talos Raises $40 Million Series A to Expand its Institutional Crypto Trading Infrastructure Platform

Today, Talos is thrilled to announce a $40 million Series A financing round led by Andreessen Horowitz that includes investments from PayPal Ventures, Fidelity Investments, Galaxy Digital, Elefund, Illuminate Financial, and STEADFAST Capital Ventures. We’re also excited to see continued participation from our early investors: Castle Island Ventures, Notation Capital, Autonomous Partners, and Initialized Capital.

Former Goldman Sachs Digital Assets Exec Joins Talos as Head of Strategy

Institutional crypto trading platform welcomes Justin Schmidt to oversee firm’s strategic initiatives and business operations New York — April 7, 2021 —Talos, an end-to-end technology infrastructure provider that supports the institutional trading of digital assets, today announced the hire of Justin Schmidt as Head of Strategy.    Schmidt comes to Talos from Goldman Sachs, where

Bloomberg: Goldman’s Former Head of Digital Asset Markets Joins Startup

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s former Head of Digital Asset Markets, Justin Schmidt, just became head of strategy at crypto-trading engineering company Talos. Schmidt left Goldman late last year as the firm was getting close to offering investment vehicles for Bitcoin and other digital assets to clients. During Schmidt’s tenure, Goldman also invested in cryptocurrency prime

Appetite for Disruption Podcast: Capital Markets People like Blockchain

Christine Sandler, Joel Revill, and Anton Katz have at least one thing in common: they are all traditional capital markets people who have migrated to blockchain. Anton started Talos; Joel started 2 Oceans Trust; and Christine led Fidelity into the space. From their very different but intersecting vantage points, we hear the story of the