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Martin Kassing

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December 12, 2019

Upvest Series A Upvest Series A
Today, we‚Äôre excited to announce that we‚Äôve raised a ‚ā¨7mn Series A by Notion Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Partech Ventures, and Speedinvest to support us on our mission to build the financial infrastructure of the future.¬†

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Martin Kassing

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December 12, 2019

Investors Upvest Series AInvestors Upvest Series A
Upvest provides fintech-ready APIs that make it easy for alternative investment platforms to store financial assets on the blockchain. Thanks to its unique wallet solution, fintechs can now empower users to own and control their financial assets digitally.

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Martin Kassing

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August 7, 2019

Berlin‚Äôs blockchain industry experts gathered in Upvest‚Äės Finance 3.0 meetup (from left to right): Co-founder & CEO Julian Leitloff (Fractal), Blockchain Lead Johannes Moormann (Exporo), CTO Jesper Noehr (Upvest), VC Partner Jan Miczaika (Holtzbrinck Ventures), CEO Martin Kassing (Upvest), Associate Partner Daniel Rasas (Schnittker M√∂llmann Partners), Chief Growth Officer Philipp Beer (Bitwala), CTO Peter Grosskopf (Digital Assets B√∂rse Stuttgart), and CEO Radoslav Albrecht (Bitbond).Berlin‚Äôs blockchain industry experts gathered in Upvest‚Äės Finance 3.0 meetup (from left to right): Co-founder & CEO Julian Leitloff (Fractal), Blockchain Lead Johannes Moormann (Exporo), CTO Jesper Noehr (Upvest), VC Partner Jan Miczaika (Holtzbrinck Ventures), CEO Martin Kassing (Upvest), Associate Partner Daniel Rasas (Schnittker M√∂llmann Partners), Chief Growth Officer Philipp Beer (Bitwala), CTO Peter Grosskopf (Digital Assets B√∂rse Stuttgart), and CEO Radoslav Albrecht (Bitbond).
A quick recap of Upvest’s first meetup, "Building Finance 3.0: Real Blockchain Use Cases" held last Wednesday, July 24, at BlueYard Capital in Berlin.

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Martin Kassing

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August 7, 2019

Exporo and Upvest PartnershipExporo and Upvest Partnership
Upvest’s non-custodial solution reduces costs and enhances the user experience for investors. Exporo, Germany’s largest real-estate crowdfunding platform, is the most recent company that has integrated Upvest APIs.

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Martin Kassing

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April 29, 2019

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Decentralized applications must compete with centralized competitors in the dimensions of usability, speed, and reliability to achieve broad adoption. Let's take a closer look on how Upvest is helping blockchain applications to improve the user experience of blockchain applications.

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Martin Kassing

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April 28, 2019

Security token offeringSecurity token offering
As ICOs continue to falter, investors quickly became interested in security token (STO) projects. In contrast to ICO issued utility tokens, security tokens represent ownership of an underlying debt, equity, or real estate asset. Their issuance operates similarly to traditional debt and equity investment instruments. However, these digital assets are stored on the blockchain rather than ‚Äúon paper‚ÄĚ like stocks and bonds.

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Martin Kassing

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October 7, 2019

Developers building a blockchain applicationDevelopers building a blockchain application
One of the most present obstacles of building a mainstream blockchain application is the difficulty of keeping up with the standard of traditional web applications in the dimensions of usability, speed, and reliability. Upvest provides you with the tools to build on top of Bitcoin and Ethereum.

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