Celestia operates as a decentralized blockchain ledger company. The company offers a solution that enables anyone to deploy a decentralized blockchain without the overhead of bootstrapping a new consensus network. Celestia was formerly known as LazyLedger. The company was founded in 2019 and is based in Vaduz, Liechtenstein.
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Latest Celestia News
Feb 21, 2024
February 21, 2024 03:00 ET The 21Shares Celestia Staking ETP tracks the performance of Celestia’s underlying token – TIA – while capturing and reinvesting staking yields into the ETP ZURICH February 21, 2024 – 21Shares AG ("21Shares"), the world's largest issuer of cryptocurrency exchange traded products (ETPs) and a subsidiary of 21.co , announced the launch of the 21Shares Celestia Staking ETP (Ticker: ATIA). The new ETP provides investors with access to Celestia’s staking yields with the added benefit of professional risk management, all while avoiding the need to lock assets directly. Established in October 2023, Celestia is a groundbreaking Layer 1 modular data availability network designed to revolutionize blockchain scaling and deployment. Its interoperable design leverages a unique consensus mechanism and data availability sampling (DAS) technology, making blockchain infrastructure more secure and close to 99% less expensive to maintain. The 21Shares Celestia Staking ETP provides a regulated and 100% physically backed way for investors to tap into the growth of Celestia without directly owning the token itself. "Celestia represents the future of blockchain architecture, and we are thrilled to offer investors the opportunity to participate in its growth through our Celestia ETP," said Mandy Chiu, Head of Financial Product Development at 21Shares. "As the world's largest issuer of cryptocurrency ETPs, we are committed to delivering innovative investment products that unlock the potential of emerging blockchain technologies." Key features of Celestia and the Celestia ETP include: New structure for blockchain: Established in October 2023, Celestia’s unique design offers cost-effective access to blockchain data, making it less expensive to run and build blockchains. Its interoperable design makes it easy to use with many different networks, defining a breakthrough approach for scaling new blockchains Staking with ease: With ATIA, investors have the opportunity to access staking yields with the benefit of professional risk management while avoiding the need to lock assets 100% physically backed: The 21Shares Celestia ETP is 100% physically backed by the underlying TIA tokens which are held in cold storage by an institutional-grade custodian, offering greater protection than custody options available to individual investors. The 21Shares Celestia ETP is available today for trading on the Euronext Paris & Amsterdam exchange, offering investors a convenient and secure avenue to access the transformative potential of Celestia and the broader blockchain ecosystem. For more information about the 21Shares Celestia ETP, please visit https://21shares.com/product/ATIA . 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Celestia Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Celestia founded?
Celestia was founded in 2019.
Where is Celestia's headquarters?
Celestia's headquarters is located at Pradafant 11, Vaduz.
What is Celestia's latest funding round?
Celestia's latest funding round is Series B - II.
How much did Celestia raise?
Celestia raised a total of $59.23M.
Who are the investors of Celestia?
Investors of Celestia include OKX Ventures, Maven 11 Capital, Coinbase Ventures, Jutta Steiner, Delphi Digital and 16 more.