Tag: Funding round

Dubai Bitcoin Exchange BitOasis Completes First Funding Round

Dubai-based bitcoin startup BitOasis has completed its first funding round with the help of Wamda Capital, an investment firm that focuses on innovative tech firms in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). According to today’s announcement, the undisclosed sum was raised from angel investors in New York and Dubai, as well as several venture capital firms; Wamda Capital, Digital Currency Group, a New York-based blockchain & bitcoin investment firm; …
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Japanese Bitcoin Exchange bitFlyer Raises $27 Million in Funding Round

Japanese digital currency exchange bitFlyer announced today the successful completion of a ¥3 billion ($27 million) Series C funding round, which was led by the SBI Group’s investment division, SBI Investment. According to a report by Nikkei Asian Review, Tokyo-based VC firm Venture Labo Investments also participated in the funding round. This deal marks the largest investment in a Japanese fintech firm so far. In January of last year, Barry …
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Indian Bitcoin Exchange Coinsecure Raises $1.2 Million in Series A Funding Round

Indian digital currency exchange Coinsecure has revealed today that it has raised $1.2 million so far in an ongoing Series A funding round that began in January of this year. Coinsecure is one of India’s largest bitcoin exchanges by volume – doing around 3000 BTC in trade volume on a monthly basis – and is currently an industry member of the Bitcoin Foundation as well as a Silver Founding Donor …
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Goldman Sachs and IBM Join Digital Asset’s Funding Round

Digital Asset Holdings, LLC, a blockchain solutions firm based in New York, announced today that Goldman Sachs Group and IBM have joined in the company’s most recent funding round that exceeded $50 million from multiple financial institutions. With the addition of Goldman Sachs and IBM, the funding round now tops $60 million. Blythe Masters, CEO of Digital Asset Holdings, stated how pivotal the addition of these two industry giants is …
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