Icon Basis is happy to announce a strategic funding in Bit2Me, a number one blockchain platform in Europe with a fast-growing client base throughout its suite of economic services and products.
Bit2Me was based in 2014 by Andrei Manuel and Leif Ferreira, who had already established themselves as leaders within the European crypto scene earlier than Bit2Me by introducing Bitcoin (BTC) ATMs and constructing on-ramping providers comparable to Bitphone. Manuel and Ferreira have since grown the Bit2Me platform from a brokerage and blockchain academy to at least one that now hosts over 20 completely different monetary instruments and providers that enhance crypto accessibility to European customers.
By the partnership, Icon Basis seems to be ahead to increasing its know-how, customers and model in Europe, which stays a comparatively untapped marketplace for Icon. “We are actually able to push Icon extra aggressively in Europe. Bit2Me is uniquely positioned to assist Icon attain extra customers in Europe, but additionally globally,” stated Min Kim, a council member of Icon Basis. Along with the over 200,000 pockets customers, Bit2Me additionally boasts an alumni community of 1.7 million — half of whom are Latin American — via Bit2Me Academy, which provides industry-recognized blockchain certification applications.
Having efficiently concluded the Bit2Me (B2M) token private sale which raised 2.5 million euros, Bit2Me will make the B2M token accessible to the general public via three rounds of public sales. “Through the years, the Bit2Me group has constructed a stable consumer base in Southern Europe for our crypto adoption instruments by constructing out a variety of easy-to-use crypto options. We’re additionally very proud to have educated over 1,000,000 alumni from Southern Europe and Latin America via authentic content material and programs in our crypto academy. The B2M token sale will assist scale our operations additional globally, permitting us to increase our providers to customers in the remainder of the European Union, Africa and Latin America, and we’re pleased to have Icon be part of this journey,” stated Ferreira, CEO of Bit2Me.
The primary public sale will happen from Sept. 6 to 13, the second spherical from Sept. 14 to 21, and eventually the third spherical from Sept. 22 to 30. All residents from nations that permit preliminary coin providing participation are eligible.
About Icon Venture
Based in 2017 by the Icon Basis, Icon is a next-generation blockchain protocol with sensible contract performance and interoperability. ICX is the native cryptocurrency of the Icon community. As an aggregator chain, Icon achieves interoperability — an online of interconnected networks aggregating all blockchain knowledge into one layer. Icon’s “Blockchain Transmission Protocol” (BTP) is its novel interoperability resolution, permitting all built-in blockchains to be interconnected to one another. Present BTP companions embody the Binance Sensible Chain, Polkadot, Close to Protocol and Concord. Icon additionally has a rising decentralized finance ecosystem that features initiatives comparable to Balanced DAO, Omm Finance, Optimus in addition to Equality Alternate.
For extra details about Icon, please go to its website.
Bit2Me is an industry-leading firm within the cryptocurrency sector in Spain. Its suite of providers consists of greater than 20 options to purchase, promote and handle digital currencies and euros from a single place, safely and simply. The corporate has personal clients, professionals and firms in additional than 100 nations and has managed operations value greater than 1 billion euros since being based in 2015. In January this yr, Forbes journal chosen Bit2Me as one of many firms in Spain that can drive change in 2021. Since its creation in 2015, the corporate has acquired a number of awards within the monetary sector comparable to “Winners of the World” in a Visa-sponsored worldwide competitors; “Finest Spanish Startup 2015” by CaixaBank; and “Finest Enterprise Mannequin” awarded by Deloitte. As well as, the European Fee has invited Bit2Me on a number of events to current and focus on blockchain know-how and Bitcoin.
One of many first initiatives of the corporate after its delivery was the creation of Bit2Me Academy, which trains greater than 1.7 million college students yearly. Bit2Me Academy is presently the biggest cryptocurrency coaching portal in Spanish, with greater than 400 free articles, licensed programs and movies for these all in favour of studying concerning the delivery, operation and evolution of cryptocurrencies and the world of blockchain.
For extra details about Bit2Me, please go to its website.
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