Press Releases

A collection of industry press releases

Cointrade aims to create the most user-friendly cryptocurrency trading platform

Press Release: After conducting a careful market analysis, the Cointrade team is able to see the shortcomings of existing cryptocurrency exchanges clearly. Thus, the team aims to bring forth a next generation cryptocurrency exchange. One that will exemplify the highest standards of usability, quality, stability, and security. The emergence of a well polished digital asset exchange … Continued

Nucleus Vision Reaches $40 Million Fundraising Hard Cap

Leading firms Alphabit, FBG, Kenetic, Turiya Ventures, and BlockAsset invest in blockchain company New York, New York — February 26, 2018 — Nucleus Vision, the contactless identity management system and retail loyalty program powered by cryptocurrency, has announced it has reached its $40 million USD fundraising hard cap. It has received backing from prominent investment firms … Continued

Largest Blockchain Investment Platform BnkToTheFuture Raises $33 Million for Tokenized, Secondary Market

PRESS RELEASE: CAYMAN ISLANDS — FEBRUARY 26, 2018 — Global FinTech, Bitcoin and Blockchain investment platform BnkToTheFuture ( today announced the successful close of its $33 million token sale. The private sale allocated for accredited investors on its existing platform sold out in less than 15 hours, whilst the public sale of 30 million ERC-20 compatible … Continued

ACADEMY spearheads largest Ed-Tech acquisition in Eastern European history

  PRESS RELEASE: 20 February 2018, The Cayman Islands Academy – School of Blockchain (“Academy”), the world’s first accredited school for blockchain development, extends its global reach through Software University Ltd. (“SoftUni”) in the largest Ed-tech deal in Eastern European history. Founded in 2013, SoftUni is the largest private school in Europe and Eastern Europe’s leading … Continued

The First-Ever Securities Token Launch Pad, Polymath, is Now Live

 Polymath, the company bringing the multi-trillion dollar securities market to the blockchain, has announced its security token launch pad is now live. The platform, the world’s first, will be a tool that allows financial companies to create and issue their own tokenized securities. Powered by the blockchain and smart contract technology, Polymath and its unique … Continued

Japan’s First Online Bank Tests Blockchain Technology with Mijin and Hyperledger

Japan Net Bank Pilots Blockchain Technology to Reduce Costs and Improve Efficiency PRESS RELEASE: TOKYO – February 7, 2018 — Fintech and cryptocurrency solutions company Tech Bureau today announced that Japan’s first online bank is testing blockchain technology integrations using mijin and Hyperledger. Japan Net Bank, Limited, has initiated a proof-of-concept project to evaluate mijin … Continued

SmartRefer: The World’s First Blockchain Job Referral Marketplace Wins At DisruptiveTO 2017

SmartRefer received The People’s Choice Award at the 2017 DisruptiveTO Pitch Competition in Toronto, Canada. PRESS RELEASE: TORONTO, Canada, Dec. 26, 2017 —SmartRefer, a referral, and diversity hiring marketplace for technology professionals, received a big thumbs-up from the public, finishing 2017 with a bang. After an electrifying pitch competition hosted by The Rai Stone Agency, SmartRefer took … Continued