[ Blockchain raises $40M in Series B ]

Blockchain has raised $40 million in Series B funding.

Founded in 2011, Blockchain is a digital wallet and exchange platform that allows users to transact bitcoin currency.

The company will use the new capital for global expansion and localization efforts as well as research and development of emerging digital assets.

Funding  Series B
Founded  2011
Country  Belgium
City  Luxembourg
Founder / CEO  Peter Smith
Deal Size  $40M
Investors  Nokota Management
 Lakestar
 Digital Currency Group
 Lightspeed Venture Partners
 Mosaic Ventures
 Prudence Holdings
 GV
 Virgin Group
 Richard Branson
Previous Investors  Wicklow Capital
 Lightspeed Venture Partners
 Future Perfect Ventures
 Prudence Holdings
 Mosaic Ventures
 Amit Jhawar
 Nat Brown
 Rafael Corrales
 Richard Branson