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Exmo Cryptocurrency Exchange Lists on WAVES

Exmo Cryptocurrency Exchange Lists on WAVES EXMO, a UK-based cryptocurrency exchange has added WAVES to its list of offered coins. EXMO said that it recognizes the growing popularity of the custom token platform in the crypto-domain, as well as the potential for continued interest and sustained growth of the WAVES token… Read More The post […]

Crowdfunder & Santander Renew Partnership

Crowdfunder & Santander Renew Partnership Santander UK and Crowdfunder have jointly announced a renewal of their partnership that provides funding for social enterprises and community projects across the UK. Santander UK will provide an additional £200,000 in funding for projects sourced by Crowdfunder following a successful pilot. “At Santander supporting the… Read More The post Crowdfunder […]

Yoyo Wallet Announces £12 Million Series B Round

Yoyo Wallet Announces £12 Million Series B Round European multi-retailer mobile wallet in Yoyo Wallet has announced a £12 million Series B round. The funding was led by the METRO Group Wholesale & Food Specialist Company, an international specialist in wholesale and food retail with top line revenue of about €37 billion a year. METRO… Read More […]

Overfunding: UK Beverage Brand Tåpped Birch Water Surpasses £200,000 Funding Goal on Seedrs

Overfunding: UK Beverage Brand Tåpped Birch Water Surpasses £200,000 Funding Goal on Seedrs London-based Tåpped Birch Water has successfully secured its initial 200,000 funding target on Seedrs. The company launched the initiative earlier this month and has so far attracted more than 180 investors. As previously reported, Tåpped makes natural, healthy hydrating drinks from birch […]

Update: Santamanía Raises Over £500,000 on Crowdcube & Appoints New UK Director/Export Controller

Update: Santamanía Raises Over £500,000 on Crowdcube & Appoints New UK Director/Export Controller Santamanía‘s equity crowdfunding success on Crowdcube continues. The Spanish “urban craft distillery” has successfully surpassed £500,000 from more than 580 investors and still has over two weeks to go until the initiative closes. Santamanía’s spirits are notably sold throughout Spain and in 19 other countries […]

Reg A+ Crowdfunding Offer for Shares in ShiftPixy Nearing Close

Reg A+ Crowdfunding Offer for Shares in ShiftPixy Nearing Close ShiftPixy is nearing the close of its Reg A+ crowdfunding offer it is completing with the assistance of WR Hambrecht. You may read the ShiftPixy Offering Circular here. ShiftPixy hopes to raise up to $14 million via this funding round that allows both accredited and non-accredited investors… […]

Stockholm Based Payments Platform Klarna Receives Full Banking License

Stockholm Based Payments Platform Klarna Receives Full Banking License This trend is picking up speed. Fast growing Fintech firms are looking to receive regulatory approval to operate more like a bank. Klarna, a Sweden based payments platform, was granted a full banking license by the Finansinspektionen, (the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority) last week. Klarna management… Read […]