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Circle Raises $50M
Date: 
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Company: 
Location: 
Boston
Categories: 
Consumer
Digital Platform
FinTech & Payments
Mobile
Deal Type: 
Funding

Today we announced a major step forward in the execution of our vision and product strategy. We've closed a new $50 million strategic investment round co-led by Goldman Sachs and IDG Capital Partners.

And for the first time, we're giving Circle customers the ability to hold, send, and receive US dollars as well as bitcoin -- instantly, securely, and with no fees. In addition to sending and receiving dollars, customers can also enjoy the benefits of the Bitcoin network without the risk of price volatility.

New Investors

Goldman Sachs and China-based IDG Capital Partners were joined by all of Circle’s existing investors in the round, including Breyer Capital, General Catalyst Partners, Accel Partners, Oak Investment Partners, Fenway Summer, Digital Currency Group, Pantera Capital, and strategic individuals. READ MORE

 

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Circle's social payment platform enables you to send money globally, instantly, and securely with no fees.

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