• Merit grabs $50M Series B to expand digital credentials platform

    4 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    When we think about identity in the digital world, it usually involves a username and password, but Merit wants to help governments issue digital credentials that link back to a government license database with the goal of bringing an end to flimsy paper cards.
    Today the company announced a hefty $50 million Series B. Rose Park Advisors led the round with participation from prior investors a16z, Bow Capital and Govtech Fund, along with new investors Experian Ventures, Spike Ventures, InState Capital, Collier Fund, Metaplanet Holdings and other individual investors. Merit has now raised $80...
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