MasterCard, Ripple, Barclays Fund US XRP Remittance Firm in $1.7 Million Seed

Global remittance startup SendFriend has raised $ 1.7 million in pre-seed funding by 13 participants. The US company announced Monday that it had received support from MIT Media Lab, Barclays, the Mastercard Foundation, Ripple, TechStars, Mahindra Finance, 2020 Ventures, and 8 Decimal Capital. Other companies that joined the round at an earlier stage include Deloitte and New York Angels. Thanks to @BuiltInNewYork for including us on their list of 50 Startups to Watch in 2019. Excited for a fun year ahead! #fintech #sendfriend #nyctech https://t.co/9OxD8xIQVG — SendFriend (@sendfriendinc) February 5, 2019 Partnership with Ripple Labs Launched in May 2017 by a

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PwC Thinks India will Outperform the U.K.’s Economy: Here’s what the ‘Big Four’ Firm and the ‘GDP’ Indicator get Wrong

By CCN.com: A publication by accounting firm PwC has placed India on track for a 7.6 percent growth in 2019, setting a path for the country to surpass both the U.K. and France in terms of economy. But ask any economist, and they would point towards why the coveted Gross Domestic Product (GDP) – which

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Bitcoin Price Could Crack $10 Million, Become New Gold Standard: Asset Management Firm

By CCN.com: Throughout the 2017 crypto market bull run, bitcoin price predictions kept the crypto hype train fat and happy. Whether it was eccentric ICO promoter John McAfee promising to emasculate himself if bitcoin failed to reach $ 1 million within three years or Fundstrat setting a “conservative” price target at $ 25,000, every crypto influencer had

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