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Vietnamese E-Wallet MoMo Joins Unicorn Club With US$200 Million Series E

Vietnamese e-wallet M-Service which operates under the MoMo brand announced it has raised US$200 million Series E in a funding round that was led by Mizuho Bank, a subsidiary of Mizuho Financial Group. With this latest fundraise, MoMo is now

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Japan’s Banks Elect Fujitsu to Build Their Blockchain for Interbank Settlements

Last year, a consortium of 61 Japanese banks banded together to test domestic fund transfers using digital currencies in hopes of gaining a low-cost alternative to traditional money transfers. At the time, the consortium tossed around the idea of using

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