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Vanbex Group will continue to operate as a blockchain consulting company with a focus on supporting Hyperion from its offices in Vancouver.
Railsbank, the open banking and compliance platform co-founded by CEO Nigel Verdon, who previously founded Currencycloud, has raised $10 million in Series A funding.
Happy Money, the Costa Mesa, California-based FinTech that operates a marketplace that hooks borrowers up with credit union lenders, has raised $70 million in venture funding at a valuation of $495 million.
Toronto-based FinTech company PayBright has raised $34 million in growth equity from alternative financing provider goeasy Ltd.
Non-profit group Accion International is boosting its investment initiative for seed stage FinTech startups working on financial inclusion, raising $23 million from investors and adding another $10 million from its own pocket.
Bitcoin Bay will become BitAngels’ city leader for Toronto, and will host monthly and bi-monthly events focused on market trends, blockchain startup presentations, and networking.
Revolut introduced a new Expense Management tool, designed to help growing businesses handle their expenses.
Chipper Cash will establish a company presence in Lagos and has hired a country manager, Abiodun Animashaun, co-founder of Lagos-based ride-hail startup Gokada.
Decentral’s new CEO outlines company roadmap as Ethereum co-founder Anthony Di Iorio steps down(BETAKIT)
Anthony Di Iorio, the founder and CEO of Canadian blockchain company Decentral, has stepped down from his role.