• Blockchain.com raises mega-round to expand its services amid crypto hype

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The London-based crypto startup has secured $120 million in funding from investors including Moore Strategic Ventures, Kyle Bass, Access Industries, and Rovida Advisors, per TechCrunch.
    The startup hasn't revealed its valuation, but its funding to date now stands at $190 million. Blockchain.com operates an open-source Bitcoin wallet and supports cryptocurrencies as well as stablecoins, with services for consumers and institutions. It will use the fresh capital to boost its offering for institutional investors.
    Blockchain.com has established itself as a leading crypto...
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  • Podimo, the podcast and short form audio subscription service, picks up €11.2M in new funding

    Podimo, the podcast and short form audio subscription service, picks up €11.2M in new funding

    14 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Podimo , the Copenhagen-founded subscription service for short form audio stories and podcasts, has raised an additional €11.2 million in funding.
    The round is led by Chr. Augustinus investment fund, and comes just 8 months after announcing its €6 million Series A. Existing investors, and the Spanish VC Aldea Opportunity Fund also participated.
    Founded in 2019, Podimo is a podcast and short-form audio platform which offers personalized recommendations to listeners, while offering creators a share of revenue via premium subscriptions.
    Premium members gain access to over 600 shows that are...
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