• Cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp has been acquired

    15 days ago - By Fast Company

    In the latest cryptocurrency deal, the Europe-based exchange Bitstamp has been scooped up by a Belgium-based investment firm.
    The Slovenia-founded/Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp has been bought by NXMH, a Belgium-based investment firm whose parent company also owns the South Korean exchange Korbit. It was reportedly an all-cash deal. Though Bitstamp isn't disclosing the terms, Fortune reports rumors saying the deal was around $400 million.
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  • Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Acquired in Latest Cryptocurrency Deal

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    Bitstamp, a Luxembourg-based Bitcoin exchange, has been acquired, the company said Monday.
    The buyer is NXMH, a private equity and investment firm based in Brussels that also owns Korbit, a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the purchase price was rumored to be around $400 million .
    One of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges today, Bitstamp was founded by 29-year-old Slovenian native Nejc Kodri? with just 1,000 euros in 2011. It had since raised a total of about $14 million from investors including Pantera Capital.
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