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Wharton received a $5 million bitcoin donation, its largest-ever crypto gift

25 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Erika James, dean of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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A $5 million bitcoin donation was given to Wharton, the famed business school at the University of Pennsylvania.
The gift from the anonymous donor will go toward supporting Wharton's Stevens Center for Innovation in Finance.
Crypto gifts to UPenn are being processed through crypto custody firm NYDIG.
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Wharton received a $5 million bitcoin donation, its largest-ever crypto gift

Wharton received a $5 million bitcoin donation, its largest-ever crypto gift

25 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The prestigious Wharton School of Business has received a $5 million bitcoin donation , marking the largest cryptocurrency contribution it's ever received.
Wharton, part of the private University of Pennsylvania, said Thursday the donor is anonymous and that the gift will support the school's Stevens Center for Innovation in Finance. The Stevens Center lists research on lending, payments, and wealth management among its priorities.
"This investment marks a new era and mode of giving to the University and lifts up opportunities for students to become tomorrow's...
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