27 Jan '15, 10pm

Bitcoin Broker Anycoin Direct Raises €500k in Seed Funding

Bitcoin Broker Anycoin Direct Raises €500k in Seed Funding

Anycoin Direct has raised €500,000 as part of a seed round backed by a private investor. The Netherlands-based bitcoin brokerage announced the deal on 21st January , a move that coincided with its expansion to the Canadian market. Anycoin Direct offers users the ability to buy and sell digital currencies including bitcoin, dogecoin and darkcoin, among others. Speaking to CoinDesk, co-founder Lennert Vlemmings indicated that the funding will allow Anycoin Direct to expand to more countries while adding support for new payment methods and increased development. Still, Vlemmings was tight-lipped about what might be included as part of the company’s plans for 2015, stating: "We have a lot of things the funding allows us to do – most we cannot talk about right now – but we do have plans for specific countries and payment methods we’re going to introduce in the short term." Vlem...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/anycoin-direct-e500k-funding/

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