Blockchain/Bitcoin

Coinfirm Raises US$8 Million in Series A Co-led by SIX Fintech Ventures

London-based crypto regtech firm Coinfirm announced the close of its Series A fund raise of US$ 8 million, and has appointed Dr. Mircea Mihaescu as its new Chief Executive Officer. The funding round was co-led by SIX Fintech Ventures, the

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US Crypto Custody Firm Fireblocks Sets up Swiss Office for DACH Expansion Plans

Fireblocks, a US-based platform that allows financial institutions to store, move and issue cryptocurrencies, announced that it will be opening of a new office headquartered in Switzerland. The firm said that it will be dedicating significant resources toward expanding its

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MoneyLion to Offer Crypto Investment Ahead of SPAC Merger

US-based neobank MoneyLion announced the launch of its new cryptocurrency capabilities, enabling customers to buy and sell digital currencies within its app. MoneyLion said that eligible customers will initially be able to buy and sell Bitcoin and Ethereum, as well

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FQX Appoints Two New Advisors to Propel Its Growth Plans

FQX, a Swiss-based provider of electronic promissory note infrastructure to facilitate trade finance and money markets, announced the appointment of Whitman Knapp and John Taylor as its advisors. Whit Knapp, Chairman of GTBInsights LLC, a global transaction banking advisory firm,

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Blockchain-Based Invoice Factoring Firm Hiveterminal Expands to DACH Region

Blockchain-based invoice factoring platform Hiveterminal announced that it has expanded to the DACH region as part of its Europe growth plans. Hiveterminal aims to start cultivating relationships with Swiss-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) who need fast and continuous access

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FINMA Issues First-Ever Approval to SIX for Digital Assets Trading

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has granted approvals for the SIX Digital Exchange to act as a central securities depository and the associated company SDX Trading to act as a stock exchange for digital assets. With the granting

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Spiros Margaris Among Two New Additions to CoreLedger’s Advisory Board

CoreLedger, a Liechtenstein-based crypto firm, has announced the addition of Spiros Margaris and David Ishag as new members to its advisory board. Spiros is an accomplished unicorn startup advisor, venture capitalist, and keynote speaker who has also been widely recognised

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Mastercard Bets on Crypto, Buys CipherTrace for Undisclosed Sum

Mastercard has signed a deal to acquire CipherTrace, a US-based cryptocurrency intelligence company, for an undisclosed sum to extend its capabilities deep into the field of digital assets. The deal is anticipated to close before the end of the year.

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F10’s Alumnus Things Protocol Works on Mobility Project for Eco-friendly Travels

Swiss incubator and accelerator F10’s alumnus Things Protocol announced that it is working on a MobiFi project, a sustainable fintech solution that will reportedly change the way people travel around the world. The MobiFi project aims at building the next

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1,8 Millionen Euro Seed-Finanzierung für Krypto-Investment-Startup Coinpanion

Mitgründer von Scalable Capital und CLARK dabei bei der Investmentrunde in Krypto Investment Startup. Coinpanion ermöglicht jedem, ohne jegliches Vorwissen, automatisiert vom Kryptowährungs-Markt zu profitieren. Dabei kümmert sich das Start-up um alles, vom einfachen Markteinstieg bis hin zum automatischen Management

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