Alto IRA Closes $17M Series A Funding Round
Nashville-based self-directed IRA platform Alto Solutions, Inc. that makes it easier for individuals to access and invest in alternative assets using their retirement funds announced the successful close of a $17 million Series A funding round.
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Fintech Startup Bolt Sees Valuation Surge to $6 Billion
A startup that’s trying to bring Amazon’s speedy one-click checkout to the rest of the internet saw its valuation jump to $6 billion. Bolt Financial Inc., founded in 2014, raised $393 million in its latest round to bring total funding to $600 million, the company said.
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Fold Opens Access To Bitcoin Rewards Debit Card, Announces $13 Million Series A
Fold also announced the conclusion of a $13 million series A fundraise led by Craft Ventures. The company will be using the capital to build out its rewards platform so that any credit or debit card in the country could offer its users bitcoin rewards and it expects to offer a bitcoin rewards credit card by the end of the year.
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Percent raises $12.5M Series A to make it easier to securitize private debt
Percent is building an end-to-end technology securitization platform for debt originators to connect with a much wider network of investors to get the best rates at the fastest speeds. They have now structured more than $400 million across its platform after just 2 years, an eye-popping performance.
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A16z, BlockTower, Alameda Back $12.5M Round for TrueFi
TrueFi has raised $12.5 million in a new funding round. “We’re looking to use this funding both to help us scale the protocol, size of that existing market, but also help us to branch into new markets,” Co-founder and CEO, Rafael Cosman, told CoinDesk.
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Turing Raises $32M Series B for an AI-based platform to source and manage engineers remotely
As remote work continues to solidify its place as a critical aspect of how businesses exist these days, a startup that has built a platform to help companies source and bring on one specific category of remote employees — engineers — is taking on some more funding to meet demand.
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NYDIG, Stone Ridge Lead $25M Funding Round for Unchained Capital
Unchained Capital, a bitcoin financial services firm, raised $25 million in Series A funding led by crypto-asset management heavyweight NYDIG and its parent company, Stone Ridge Holdings. NYDIG, in addition to the investment, made an incremental lending commitment of $100 million, for a total $150 million.
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