Posts Tagged ‘announcement’

Fintech startup MC Payment to acquire iFashion Group, proceed with reverse takeover plans

Veteran fintech startup MC Payment announced that it will acquire iFashion Group, an online fashion and lifestyle retailer in Singapore. According to documents filed with the Singapore Exchange, MC Payment will acquire iFashion in full for up to US$18.7 million. The acquisition will allow MC Payment to offer payment solutions to the diverse range of retail businesses within the […]

Holt Fintech Accelerator: a new program to unleash fintech startup potential

Holdun has announced the launching of the Holt Fintech Accelerator Program. Aimed globally, the accelerator program will support the next generation of entrepreneur talents operating in the fintech industry. The Holt Accelerator is currently engaged in a global search for the next 400 rising stars in fintech to take part in the program, and it encourages all interested […]

Aion launches first public blockchain network

The Aion Network wants to be the underlying infrastructure for a network of blockchains in a similar way that TCP/IP drove the proliferation of the internet. To that end, the company, which originally began as a for-profit startup called Nuco, has decided to become a not-for-profit organization with the goal of setting up protocols for a […]

Huobi Group Announces Plans for European Expansion

Huobi Group, the leading global blockchain asset financial service provider, announced its plans to expand into Europe with a new offices in London opening later this year. Chern Chung, Huobi’s senior business development manager for Europe said, “Our research shows that London will become one of the most active trading scene across all of Europe.” Huobi […]

Join Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin at TechCrunch blockchain event on July 6

TechCrunch has announced that Vitalik Buterin, the creator of Ethereum and a true blockchain visionary, is confirmed to speak at upcoming TC Sessions: Blockchain event. The event takes place in the Swiss city of Zug — which is widely known as “Crypto Valley” — on July 6 and it will bring together top figures from the blockchain space, developer community […]

TokenDesk Beta Is Out: ICO Refunds Are Now Possible!

TokenDesk has announced the release of its Beta version that is mostly focused on ICO founders. One of the most important upcoming features is the integrated wallet solution that will enable ICOs to gather crypto contributions directly and effortlessly. Current Beta version includes several essential features such as KYC procedure, minimum amounts per order, maximum […]

ICO Attorneys Felix Shipkevich And Stefan Savic Presenting Strafford CLE

Shipkevich ICO attorneys will be presenting a 90-minute Strafford CLE live webinar on virtual currency and regulations on Wednesday the 18th at 1:00 pm. The lecture titled «Cryptocurrency: Evolving Regulatory Landscape, Recent SEC, CFTC, FinCEN, IRS Enforcement Actions,» will update current regulations of cryptocurrency and how their enforcement actions will affect companies invested in ICO […]

Chinese Blockchain Industrial Park Opens With $1.6 Bln Partially Govn’t-Backed Fund

A 10 bln yuan (around $1.6 bln) Blockchain innovation fund was announced on April 9, during the opening of the Hangzhou Blockchain Industrial Park in China. The Xiongan Global Blockchain Innovation Fund is financed by the Yuhang District Government. Read more

Oddup Adds ICO and Cryptocurrency Analysis to Its Startup Insights and Rating Platform

Oddup has added the listing and analysis of ICO and Cryptocurrency data to its global startup investment insights platform. The Oddup platform now hosts live streaming of the prices of all active cryptocurrencies, along with their market capitalization and performance analysis. Oddup’s new ICO listing covers an extensive list of curated and analysed active, upcoming, and […]

The ICO Rocket advises launch of new Royal Wedding Cryptocurrency

On April 2, an ICO for the first ever Royal themed cryptocurrency launched. The Royal Coin (symbol: “ROYL”) is a gift to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in celebration of their wedding on May 19, 2018. Proceeds raised in the ICO will be divided among three charities approved by Kensington Palace.  The total supply of […]