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French consultancy firm ON-X Group acquires Paris-based Chain Accelerator in seven-figure deal

French IT consultancy firm ON-X Group has acquired 100 percent of Chain Accelerator, a Paris-based blockchain startup incubator that was founded two years ago. The seven-figure deal brings blockchain and cryptocurrency into the buying firm’s advisory repertoire.  Based in the startup campus Station F, Chain Accelerator has built an international ecosystem that includes researchers, governmental […]

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Geneva-based startup Taurus Group raises over €10 million to expand blockchain infrastructure for digital assets

Swiss fintech startup Taurus Group has raised over €10 million in funding, led by a strategic investment from Arab Bank with participation from Foundation Tezos and other investors. The company’s co-founders, who have backgrounds in banking, asset management, and cybersecurity, remain majority shareholders. Among other financial services, the Geneva-based startup provides an enterprise-level digital asset […]

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Swiss startup Crypto Finance banks €13.3 million Series B, building fintech bridge with Asia Pacific

Swiss startup Crypto Finance has secured a €13.3 million Series B round led by Swiss investor Rainer-Marc Frey and Beijing-based Lingfeng Capital, with support from Hong Kong’s QBN Capital and others. The fintech startup will use the funding to continue expanding internationally, where the majority of its clients reside. Based in Zug, the company offers […]

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London-based startup Argent seals $12 million Series A for easy-to-use cryptocurrency wallet

London-based Argent, a smart wallet for controlling digital assets and identity, has raised a $12 million Series A led by Paradigm, a Sequoia Capital-backed fund making its first investment in Europe. Existing investors Index Ventures, Creandum and firstminute Capital also participated in the round. Awarded “Hottest Blockchain Startup” at the 2019 Europas, the Argent smart […]