Category: MoonPay

Germany’s World Wildlife Fund to sell NFTs to raise money for endangered species

Germany’s World Wildlife Fund to sell NFTs to raise money for endangered species

Germany’s World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced today it will release an NFT collection to raise money for protecting endangered animals and their habitats. The NFT artists tapped to create the art for the collection, which will feature endangered animals and is called “Non-fungible Animals,” include Bosslogic, Freehand Profit, Eric Peters, Vinzent Britz, Lea Fricke, Romulo  […]

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Less than three weeks in, quarterly investment in European crypto companies hits new highs

Less than three weeks in, quarterly investment in European crypto companies hits new highs

Investment in crypto and DeFi businesses in Europe has already surpassed quarterly records, just a few weeks into the fourth quarter. Data from startup analytics platform Dealroom puts fourth quarter investment in crypto businesses in Europe and the United Kingdom at €793 million (roughly $925 million). The bulk of that total comes from massive fundraises […]

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Crypto payment startup MoonPay valued at $3.4 billion after first funding round

Crypto payment startup MoonPay valued at $3.4 billion after first funding round

Crypto payment startup MoonPay is set to reach a $3.4 billion valuation after its first funding round, The Information reports.  Tiger Global Management and Coatue Management co-led the $400 million round. The firm’s valuation is unusually large for a three-year-old startup. MoonPay lets people use credit cards when buying crypto or other digital assets on […]

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WAX token investors on MoonPay spend days in limbo after technical glitch

WAX token investors on MoonPay spend days in limbo after technical glitch

Buyers of WAX (WAXP) tokens through the crypto payments app MoonPay have finally seen their funds come through, after several days of not knowing what had happened to their money. From May 22, customers who had tried to purchase WAX through the MoonPay app had been experiencing delays receiving their tokens. This led to a […]

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