Johannesburg, South Africa — Yoco, the South African-based Point of Sale payments provider, has raised a Series B round of US$16M led by Partech, a Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley, Europe and Africa, with participation from Orange Digital – click to read more.
Singapore – Terra has successfully closed its seed funding round with an initial USD $32M raised to kickstart its vision of creating the next generation of digital money. In a rare event, the capital investment arms of four of the six – click to read more.
Stockholm, Sweden – During FundedByMe’s extraordinary shareholding meeting on August 22nd, Ingmar Rentzhog was voted in to join the FundedByMe board. Ingmar’s prior experiences from Laika Consulting AB and the finance industry, as well as from his latest venture WeDon’tHaveTime, that – click to read more.
Protecting capital is as important as getting capital to work for you returning a dividend. Is that possible through investing in Forestry? Over the last 30 years forestry has outperformed traditional investment vehicles, such as stocks, bonds and property, consistently – click to read more.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, — Global Blockchain Technologies Corp. announced two major developments in its exchange division. First, Hyperion Crypto Exchange Inc.’s (“Hyperion”) investment into the Delaware Board of Trade (“DBOT”), which will enable BLOC to leverage DBOT’s SEC-registered Alternative Trading – click to read more.
Headliners for Open Future Festival include Amber Heard, actress and activist; Mustafa Suleyman, co-founder of Google DeepMind; Larry Summers, former US treasury secretary; Joshua Wong, secretary-general of Demosisto; Nick Clegg, former UK deputy prime minister. The Economist announced the first – click to read more.
The world-renowned IoT cyber security expert, university professor, and Doctor of Military Science Jarno Limnéll has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Tosibox as of August 6, 2018. Limnéll succeeds Tero Lepistö, who moves on to run his own – click to read more.
The 2018 US China Blockchain and Digital Currency Conference at LAX Marriott Hotel on August 22, 2018 is organized by Blockchain China Connect, Artisan Business Group, Inc., and partnered with FundingPost.com. The conference is the only Sino-US investment and funding – click to read more.
Paris – A pioneer in algorithmic image editing, the world leader in large-scale photography and video production Meero announces that it has closed a $45 million second round led by Alven and Idinvest, eight months after it’s first $15 million – click to read more.