Posts Tagged ‘Investment’

Japanese GMO Is Turning Bitcoin Mining On Its Head

by Samuel Raeon September 14, 2017
Earlier this week, we learned that a Japanese company was setting up to revolutionize the bitcoin mining space with the creation of its own mining technology and an injection of capital to the tune of around $300 million. By way of a press conference that took place on Wednesday, we now have some of the […]
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Cryptocurrency Wallet Provider HolyTransaction To Shut Down Soon

by JP Buntinxon September 13, 2016
The Bitcoin world is always filled with surprises. In some cases, there is some less positive news to report. HolyTransaction, a platform known for their cryptocurrency wallet service, will be shutting down. September 30th will be the final day of operation, and users are advised to move their funds off the platform. The company has […]

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Mexican Digital Bank Bankaool Onboards 65,000 Members In Ten Months

by JP Buntinxon September 6, 2016
Online banking is becoming a hot trend all over the world. Even in Mexico, where the banking system is not overly popular these days. Bankaool, a new online bank, has onboarded 65,000 members in the first ten months. That is quite an achievement, albeit the company focuses on financial inclusion. These on-demand types of financial […]
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Bitcoin Startup Keza Gets Acquired By Satoshi Citadel Industries

by JP Buntinxon August 25, 2016
Satoshi Citadel Industries is a big name in the Bitcoin industry. Over the years, the Filipino company has launched various cryptocurrency projects, all of which have seen great success. But the company is not done yet, as they acquired Bitcoin startup Keza. This particular company is best-known for their Bitcoin investment application. Keza has been […]

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Fintech Startups In India Received US$186m in Funding So Far

by JP Buntinxon August 20, 2016
The payment industry in India has been quite interesting to keep an eye on. With a strong focus on mobile, and a surge in Fintech startups, exciting things are bound to happen. The payment landscape is changing, and the future is looking very bright right now. Cashless payment solutions seem the right way to go, […]
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Steven Waterhouse Leaves Bitcoin VC Firm Pantera Capital

by JP Buntinxon August 11, 2016
Being involved in the bitcoin world is often a matter of exerting a lot of patience. Pantera Capital is one of the most prominent names in the Bitcoin and blockchain VC world these days. However, the company saw its partner and CTO Steven Waterhouse leave the company to pursue other ventures. While it’s not uncommon […]