Bitpay raises $30 million from investors, including Richard Branson

Atlanta, Georgia-based Bitpay has announced that they have raised $30 million in a Series A funding round led by Index Ventures. Joining Index in the round is Horizons Ventures, Founders Fund, Felicis Ventures, RRE Ventures, TTV Capital, AME Cloud Ventures, and even Sir Richard Branson of the numerous Virgin enterprises in operation today. The amount brings the...

‘Balanced’ Integrates Bitcoin Payments for 450+ Online Marketplaces

‘Balanced’ Integrates Bitcoin Payments for 450+ Online Marketplaces

Feb 20, 2014

Credit card fees that Balanced charges. Balanced , a San Francisco-based company that provides a payment API for online marketplaces has today announced plans to integrate bitcoin into its system. The company’s co-founder and CEO Matin Tamizi told CoinDesk that its marketplaces will benefit, as Balanced takes the payments […] Click here to view original...