Waves Platform launches new $30m venture fund to invest in blockchain start ups

Blockchain platform Waves is launching a venture fund and aims to raise $30m by April.

Multicoin Capital launches new crypto fund, targeting $250m

Multicoin Capital has launched a new cryptocurrency fund that will invest in blockchain tokens.

Crypto trading platform HOLDVEST bags over $200k in its pre-sale ICO

Cryptocurrency trading platform HOLDVEST has closed the pre-ICO stage of its token sale, pulling in over $200,000.

Fidelity Investments has launched a new digital asset management company

Fidelity Investments has launched a new company focused on custody and trade execution services for digital assets.

French financial watchdog set to approve ICO-related companies under new rules

France’s Financial Markets Authority’s new rules are coming into force in late July and a bunch of cryptocurrency-related businesses are already in talks for approval.

China’s Central Bank ‘close’ to launching official digital currency

China's central bank has revealed it is close to launching its digital token, with work currently in progress on the systems.

Philippine boxer and now-senator Manny Pacquiao launches celebrity cryptocurrency

Manny Pacquiao is launching PAC Coin, which he claims is the world’s first celebrity cryptocurrency.

ACINQ reaches $10m in funding after new round

ACINQ has raised a total of $10m in funding to date following an undisclosed investment round led by Idinvest Partners.

Libra faces another setback as EU’s finance ministers take hard line against private digital...

Libra has faced pushback from lawmakers across the world ever since Facebook announced the cryptocurrency project this summer.

NetCents releases cryptocurrency credit card

NetCents Technology has revealed a new cryptocurrency credit card, which does not require users to have pre-loaded cryptocurrencies on the card.

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RegTech deals in Asia hit a five-quarter high despite the coronavirus outbreak

RegTech companies in the region completed ten transactions raising $40.3m in total

CapBridge Financial has picked up $2m in a equity round

Singapore-based FinTech CapBridge has reportedly picked up new money in an investment round from SGInnovate and Cyberport Macro Fund.

PropTech startup Brickowner has smashed its crowdfunding target on Seedrs

Having reaped huge success with crowdfunding in the past, Brickowner has now returned to Seedrs for an additional cash injection.

Singapore-based ShuttleOne picks up $500,000 in new funding round

Blockchain-powered FinTech ShuttleOne has bulked up its financial muscles to improve its technology after picking up a round of funding led by Sirius Venture Capital.

InsurTech EIS Group has launched its platform in the UK

British carriers have a new set of tools to create new insurance products after the EIS Group announced it was launching in the UK.