What comes after the rise and fall of cryptocurrencies? Join us in London on 3 and 4 April for the next edition of Crypto Capital World

This year was a terribly rough one for cryptocurrency markets, with valuations plummeting to levels most observers were never expecting to be hit again. While some are proclaiming we’re in a veritable nuclear winter for years to come, and some even that there is no chance of recovery, there are also those who remain optimistic […]

London-based Argent raises $4 million for its “smart” cryptocurrency wallet

The UK-founded startup Argent has raised $4 million from Index Ventures, Creandum, firstminute, Hummingbird, and Mattias Ljungman (partner at Atomico). The company works on a product that it touts as “the first smart wallet” for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications based on the Ethereum blockchain. Argent’s mobile app for Android and iOS allows users to access […]

Israeli crypto wallet startup KZen raises $4 million

When it seemed like the number of different wallets to hold your cryptocurrencies couldn’t go any higher, the Israeli startup KZen raised $4 million in funding to get yet another one on the market. The list of investors participating in the round includes Benson Oak Ventures, Samsung Next, and Elron Ventures. The new wallet app […]

eToro raises $100 million for its blockchain efforts and reaching new markets

Israeli social trading platform eToro has raised $100 million to bolster its blockchain development, led by Hong Kong-based China Minsheng Financial. The company is reportedly valued at $800 million. Other participants in the Series E round include new and existing investors: SBI Group, Korea Investment Partners, World Wide Invest, BRM Capital, Spark Capital, CommerzVentures, Social […]

Automated trading platform AlgoTrader raises €1.1 million

Swiss fintech startup AlgoTrader has raised CHF 1.4 million (€1.1 million) for its automated algorithmic trading platform. The post seed round was led by NeueCapital Partners alongside a number of angel investors. AlgoTrader develops an automated system for analysing securities, assets, and cryptocurrencies. The new funds will be invested in expanding internationally. “We are seeing […]