Tag: "fintech"

A Startup with a Ukrainian Co-founder YayPay Raised $8.4 Million

A Startup with a Ukrainian Co-founder YayPay Raised $8.4 Million

A Ukrainian fintech startup YayPay raised $8.4 million in investment in the series A round. The investors were Information Venture Partners, Birchmere, QED, Fifth Third Capital, Gaingels and 500 Fintech Fund, reports TechCrunch. YayPay is a company that helps businesses optimize financial processes (keeps track of all invoices and their statuses), and also predicts the [...]

Ukraine Plans to Fully Legalize Cryptocurrencies Within Three Years

As reported by Bitcoin.com, the government in Kiev intends to legalize cryptocurrencies and comprehensively regulate the fintech sector as part of a new public policy developed by the economy ministry. The process may take up to three years to complete but eventually the industry built around digital assets should become a legitimate part of the [...]