Japanese Exchange Bitflyer Creates ¥50M Startup Fund, Invests in IoT Company Sivira
January 27th, 2016

The project called ‘Blockchain Angel Fund’ aims at supporting blockchain companies in Japan.

Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer Raises $4M in Funding from Japanese VC Firms
August 13th, 2015

Japanese venture capital firms Dentsu Digital Holdings, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Company Limited and others keep investing: bitFlyer raises $4m in this round.

Funding Overview: Anycoin Direct Raises €500K, Colu Gets $2.5M, BitFlyer Closes its 3rd Fundraising Round with $1.1M
January 28th, 2015

Anycoin Direct gets €500K in funding, while blockchain technology platform Colu and Japan-based BitFlyer raise $2.5M and $1.1M in funding, respectively.