Mitsubishi UFJ Invests in Bitcoin Startup Coinbase

Bitcoin exchange provider Coinbase has raised $10.5m in new funding from investors including Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital and Silicon Valley VC firm Sozo Ventures. The investment coincides with the announcement that MUFG subsidiary Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ has entered into a strategic partnership...
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Blockchain Identity Startup Netki Raises $3.5 Million

With most of the energy in bitcoin focused on infrastructure issues, creating a more user-friendly environment for new users arguably hasn’t been top of mind. However, this isn’t stopping startups from moving ahead on this objective. Toward this goal, digital identity startup Netki has announced it...
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