BitPagos Raises $1.9 Million in Funding, Rebrands as Ripio
Argentinian bitcoin startup Ripio has raised $2.3m in Series A capital.
Ripio's peer-to-peer lending platform uses smart contracts to reduce lender risk and increase lending in the developing world.
Bitcoin startup Ripio has raised $31 million as part of a token presale ahead of a new credit network launch.
Ripio, a startup working to boost crypto adoption in Argentina, is widening its scope with a new exchange serving Argentina, Mexico and Brazil.
A new fund aims to give wealthier Latin American investors additional exposure to the burgeoning cryptocurrency asset class.
Overstock subsidiary Medici Ventures has added the South American bitcoin payments startup to its stable of blockchain-focused investments.