New Zealand government funds Bitcoin trading platform

posted 15 days ago
The New Zealand government's innovation arm, Callaghan Innovation, has invested $330,000 into a New Zealand cryptocurrency trading platform. The investment comes as the platform rebrands from MyCryptoSaver to Vimba to reflect the expanded range of services the Auckland-based startup offers.

“This is a truly significant investment from Callaghan Innovation and a real show of faith in the future of this very exciting asset class,” Vimba CEO Sam Blackmore says. The money will go towards new key features for our expanding service. We will use it to build secure multi-signature crypto wallets for our users..."
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