Is the metaverse the next frontier for banks?
Ever since Meta, formerly Facebook, gave that presentation on its move to the metaverse, the virtual world has become more of a reality.
Velas Network raises $135m to support blockchain adoption
Velas Network, which aims to boost blockchain adoption, has raised $135m in fresh funding, alongside a partnership with Bahamas-based digital asset investment firm GEM Group.
AIKON raises $10m to build tools for Open Rights Exchange
AIKON, a B2B partner building solutions on the Open Rights Exchange (ORE) Network, has raised $10m in its Series A.
Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange Yellow Card raised $40m
Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange Yellow Card Financial has raised $40m for its Series B funding round.
Token management platform Magna raises $15.2m
Token management platform Magna has closed its seed funding round on $15.2m.
AC Ventures backs Indonesian crypto platform Reku
Reku, indonesia-based crypto exchange and marketplace, has raised $11m in Series A funding led by AC Ventures.
Crypto wallet Sender lands $4.5m
Sender, a NEAR-based eco-wallet, has raised $4.5m in a private round led by Pantera Capital. Sender is a non-custodial wallet tailored for NEAR, including an...
Bitmama bags $2m pre-seed
US and African-based blockchain payments startup Bitmama has raised an additional $1.65m in its pre-seed round, bringing the total raised to $2m.
Why metaverse insurance is bigger than you think
The Metaverse has captured the attention of many. Mark Zuckerberg envisions a world where people “jump into” the virtual world to “do almost anything”. But doing things comes with risk, and risk needs to be priced. So where does insurance come into these big plans?
BITLEVEX raises $50m for its crypto options trading
Estonia-based BITLEVEX, which offers crypto options trading, has received a $50m investment facility from digital asset investment firm GEM Digital Limited.