BRD, a Zurich (Switzerland)-based secure bitcoin and cryptocurrency mobile wallet, raised $32m in funding.
The round included a combination of venture capital funding, with existing investor East Ventures involved the round, and a crowdsale.
The company intends to use the funds The new funds will enable BRD to scale its technology platform, expand its engineering and business development team at its new offices in Chicago, Bend, and Tokyo and bring a broad ecosystem of bitcoin and cryptocurrency services to more global consumers.
Led by Adam Traidmen, CEO and Co-founder, Adam Voisine, President and Co-founder, and Aaron Lasher, Co-founder, BRD is a global company bringing blockchain-enabled financial services to the mobile generation. It provides consumers with a secure way to buy and protect bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The company also announced the availability of its “Augustus” release, which enables receiving, sending, and buying of ERC20 tokens through a partnership with Changelly, a cryptocurrency exchange.
The new services provide a secure and private way for everyday consumers to send, receive, and purchase bitcoin and popular cryptocurrencies.
The BRD app is available for download from the App Store or Google Play. For more information, please visit BRD at http://www.BRD.com