Central Bank Veteran’s Blockchain ‘E-Money’ Startup Raises $2 Million

ConsenSys has joined a $2 million funding round for a blockchain startup led by a former chairman of the Central Bank of Iceland......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 11th, 2019

Startup Bringing Blockchain Privacy to Central Banks Wins $15 Million Funding

Blockchain startup Adhara, which aims to bring zero knowledge proofs to central bank systems, has secured $15 million in new funding from Consensys......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 15th, 2018

Crypto Payments Startup Bitwala Raises €4 Million in New Funding

Blockchain startup Bitwala has raised €4 million in new funding that will help develop a planned blockchain bank account offering......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 26th, 2018

Former French Central Bank Chief Joins Blockchain Startup Board

French economist and former central bank head Christian Noyer is joining blockchain-based financial services startup SETL's board of director......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 18th, 2019

Exclusive: Dragos Raises $37 Million to Secure Industrial Systems

An NSA veteran takes on nation state attackers. Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos, most venture capitalists didn’t deem the business “investible,” he says. The market for se.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2018

Dragos Raises $37 Million to Secure Industrial Systems

An NSA veteran takes on nation state attackers. Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos, most venture capitalists didn’t deem the business “investible,” he says. The market for.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2018

Blockchain Finance Startup Clearmatics Raises $12 Million in New Funding

Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 10th, 2018

Tanium Raises $200m at $6.5bn Valuation; Shelves IPO

Cybersecurity firm Tanium has raised $200 million in a funding round that values the Emeryville, California startup at $6.5bn. It will use the money t.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 2nd, 2018

World Bank"s Blockchain Bond Experiment Raises $81 Million

The World Bank's blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 27th, 2018

Blockchain Firm R3 Is Running Out of Money, Sources Say

As soon as early next year, according to former employees of the company. R3, a startup that last year announced it had raised $107 million to bring blockchain services to the financial sec.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 7th, 2018

Cryptocurrency News Today: CoinList, Verge (XVG), Cobinhood, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and More

Cryptocurrency Startup CoinList Raises $9.2 million in Funding to Expand Services for Investors and Vetted Blockchain Companies (Tech.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 7th, 2018

ScaleFactor Raises $30 Million to Expand Robot Bookkeeper Service, Eyes Loan Market

The startup uses A.I. to reduce the pain of paperwork. Paperwork is the bane of many a small business, forcing owners to burn precious time plowing through receipts or huddling over an accountant’s spre.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 17th, 2019

Barclays and Clearmatics Call on Coders to Help Blockchains Talk to Each Other

U.K. bank Barclays and startup Clearmatics will hold a hackathon next month to spur ideas for blockchain interoperability......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 17th, 2019

For This GE Executive, $63 Million Isn’t Enough

Offering an outsize salary to a veteran brought out of retirement for a part-time job raises questions about just how much GE has learned......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 16th, 2019

From $2 in the bank to $1 million in 5 years: Here"s how this millennial did it

In five years, Millennial Money founder Grant Sabatier earned more than $1 million. He says his best advice for building wealth quickly is to increase your income as much as possible, starting with maximizing your full-time job......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2019

Hilliard is latest Central Ohio city planning 100GB broadband fiber network

Hilliard could soon be the latest Central Ohio community with 100GB city-owned broadband as a "fourth utility." The city is seeking a $1.25 million Franklin County Infrastructure Bank loan toward building a $3.17 million fiber-optic cable network. City .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Love & Money: MacKenzie Bezos could bank $7.4 million for every day she was married to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos

The future ex-wife of the Amazon is set to become the richest woman in history, surpassing Oprah and the Queen of England......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2019

Metal-making startup raises $20 million from clean-energy fund backed by Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos

The company, which was part of MIT's The Engine incubator, promises an emission-free method for producing steel and other metals......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Peter Thiel-backed digital bank N26 is now Europe"s most valuable fintech

N26 N26, a German fintech startup backed by venture capitalist Peter Thiel, raised $300 million in a series D funding .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2019

Exclusive: AI-powered elder care startup raises $9.5M in Series A funding

Plantation-based CarePredict, a startup that employs artificial intelligence to predict declining health in seniors, recently secured $9.5 million in funding. The round was led by Miami-based Secocha Ventures, Fort Lauderdale-based Las Olas Venture.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

Atlanta bitcoin startup raises $182M

Bakkt, an Atlanta-based cryptocurrency exchange, raised $182.5 million from 12 notable investors and VC firms, according to a New Year’s Eve announcement. Boston Consulting Group, CMT Digital, Eagle Seven, Galaxy Digital, Goldfinch Partners, Ala.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2019