Blockchain based Security Management Platform Equa Raises $2.5 Million, Purchases Bitcoin with Funding, Adds NFT Service

Equa has received $2.5 million in funding in a private offering and will use the money to purchase Bitcoin, according to a note from the company. Equa said that proceeds of the funding will go into Bitcoin treasury and corporate treasury tools. According to the company, Bitcoin-backed promissory notes will be issued at two separate … Read more

Fintech Curve Moves into NFTs in Digital Auction to Support London Theatre

Curve, a Fintech that offers a popular smart card and app, has joined with Theatre Support Fund+ to auction off five NFTs (non-fungible tokens) in support of London theatre. The NFT auction is scheduled to end on Friday, April 9, 2021, and Curve is encouraging bids from around the world. According to Curve, all proceeds … Read more

Digital Collectibles: Rachel Mayer from Circle Pay Explains how Company’s Payments and Treasury Infrastructure Supports NFT Marketplaces

Rachel Mayer, VP at CirclePay, notes that as non-fungible tokens (NFTs) rise in popularity, the operators or managers of NFT marketplaces and storefronts will be needing to remove entry barriers for their users. Mayer points out that more consumers in and outside of the crypto and blockchain space are eager to get their hands on … Read more

Kenetic & Decentraland Plan Hackathon: Future of Non-Fungible Tokens, Collectibles & Blockchain Gaming

Kenetic Capital, a blockchain investment and tech firm, and Decentraland, an Ethereum-based virtual reality platform powered by blockchain, has put NIFTY, a three-day conference and hackathon for international developers, investors, and entrepreneurs to discuss the future of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), collectibles, and blockchain gaming, on the calendar for July 24-25, 2018. The hackathon will run … Read more