Bitstamp Collects $1.3 Million As Crowdfunding Campaign Continues

Bitstamp Collects $1.3 Million As Crowdfunding Campaign Continues

Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp's ongoing crowdfunding campaign has already netted more than $1.3m in capital, exceeding its goal weeks before the effort is scheduled to end. Bitstamp has another 21 days of its campaign on the BnkToTheFuture platform. The exchange is selling shares totalling 2% of total equity. At press time, Bitstamp had raised $1,365,240 out of a planned $1.2m, drawing from 258 backers. Co-founder and CEO Nejc Kodrič said the funding will go towards expanding into new markets, as well as offering new services to the existing trading platform. He told CoinDesk: "Our....


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