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Blackhawk Network to expand U.S. Alipay mobile wallet acceptance

Blackhawk Network and Alipay, a digital payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, have partnered to expand Alipay’s mobile payment acceptance and engagement offerings to participating U.S. retailers. Leveraging Blackhawk’s technology, the partnership will present an opportunity for Blackhawk’s ...

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Atonomi, Swytch to use blockchain for sustainable energy future

Atonomi, the blockchain-based arm of IoT security provider CENTRI Technology, announced Swytch, a renewable energy incentive platform built on the blockchain, will be the first organization to pilot the Atonomi Network, a crypto-security protocol that will enable advanced trust and identity ...

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INS tokens to be listed on Binance cryptocurrency exchange

INS Ecosystem, the decentralized grocery marketplace, today announced its INS token has been listed on the cryptocurrency exchange Binance. Available for trading immediately, the INS listing is supported by BTC and ETH pairings. The announcement follows INS Ecosystem’s $41.5 million ...

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YieldStreet celebrating $113M raise

Alternative investment platform YieldStreet has closed a $113 million financing round including $12.8 million of Series A equity financing co-led by Greycroft and Raine Ventures and a $100 million revolving credit facility from a New York-based family office. Additional equity ...

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HomeFundMe launches employer affinity portal

HomeFundMe, a Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac-approved down payment crowdfunding platform, today announced the launch of the Affinity Portal, a program allowing employers to add HomeFundMe to their benefit packages to assist employees in overcoming challenges with amassing a down payment. The Affinity ...

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Goji secures funding from Anthemis, AXA Strategic Ventures

UK-based direct lending investment manager and technology provider Goji today announced it has secured an undisclosed multi-million pound funding round from investors including Anthemis’ Venture Fund 1 and AXA Strategic Ventures. The funding will allow Goji to further develop its ...

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