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Safello debuts new social media-style bitcoin wallet

Posted on 7th September, 2014

Even for experienced users, bitcoin wallets can be a headache. Although QR code readers and BIP-70 integrations have helped sand some of the rougher edges off some modern wallet programs, particularly in the mobile market, bitcoin wallets can still be counterintuitive programs for new users to learn. The first company to make a truly user-friendly […]

Swedish bitcoin exchange Safello picks up $250,000 in funding

Posted on 11th July, 2014

Earlier this year, Swedish bitcoin exchange Safello made headlines for snagging roughly $600,000 in venture capital from some of the heaviest hitters in the bitcoin world: Erik Voorhees, Roger Ver and CEO Nicolas Cary. Yesterday, Safello announced that it had raised an additional $250,000 in VC funds, this time from Bitcoin Opportunity Corp (BOC), […]

Sweden’s Safello announces payment deal with 86 European banks in 11 countries

Posted on 3rd April, 2014

In a deal announced today, Swedish Swedish bitcoin exchange Safello will now officially support transactions with 86 banks in 11 countries across Europe. The development is largely due to Safello’s recent adoption of the SOFORT payment system, which allows near-instant international money transfers. Safello customers will no longer need to rely on the tediously slow […]

Swedish Bitcoin exchange Safello gets $600K investment

Posted on 17th February, 2014

Although Swedish Bitcoin exchange Safello is relatively new to the European market, it appears to have gained the attention of some major investors. Notable Bitcoin venture capitalists Erik Voorhees, Roger Ver and CEO Nicolas Cary recently signed deals to provide some $600,000 to the company, which has only been active since August of 2013. […]