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10th of December 2020 — F10 accelerator members VALK and BVNK have partnered to provide a digital signature service and document management solution designed specifically to comply with Swiss Compliance regulation within the VALK end to end transaction solution.

With BVNK’s provision of both AES and QES signatures (Advanced Encryption Standard and Qualified Electronic Signatures), as well as its integrated identification services, VALK can ensure that its platform’s signatures are as binding and valid as they are when signed in-person.

Thanks to this partnership Swiss asset managers, investment banks and family offices can, through their VALK platforms, now offer deals…


Why we decided IC-No.

“Why don’t you just do an ICO?”

In 2017, this seemed to be the default response to a request for an introduction to investors, or even any discussion around funding itself. With reason too; we had all heard of the numerous examples of businesses that raised millions in minutes. It seemed too easy, it felt too easy, and in those days, one could argue it was too easy.

And at the time, staring down the barrel of a moonshot, it was tempting. Because building a business around banking technology is hard.

So we began the process.

With the millions that…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

At BVNK we are always trying to make using cryptocurrencies as easy and as simple as possible. To help with this, we will be publishing a series of tutorial articles on how to get started with BVNK.
Tutorials
Opening a Bitcoin account on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin with Mobile Money
Buying BVK Token on BVNK
How to send or receive Bitcoin (this article)

Before…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

The following is a summary of BVNK updates over the last couple of weeks:

  • Business to Business offering (SaaS).
  • Integration of Mobile Money Bitcoin purchases (MTN Mobile Money Ghana is active again).
  • Litecoin is now available.
  • Tutorials.
  • Performance improvements and minor bug fixing.
  • Our iOS application has been released and is available for download. You can download it here.

In addition, the last week has seen some…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

At BVNK we are always trying to make using cryptocurrencies as easy and as simple as possible. To help with this, we will be publishing a series of tutorial articles on how to get started with BVNK.
Tutorials
Opening a Bitcoin account on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin with Mobile Money (this article)
Buying BVK Token on BVNK
How to send or receive Bitcoin

Currently…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

At BVNK we are always trying to make using cryptocurrencies as easy and as simple as possible. To help with this, we will be publishing a series of tutorial articles on how to get started with BVNK.
Tutorials
Opening a Bitcoin account on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin on BVNK (this article)
Buying Bitcoin with Mobile Money
Buying BVK Token on BVNK
How to send or receive Bitcoin

Before…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

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The following is a summary of functionality that was updated or added to the BVNK web application this week:

  • KYC requirements and functionality.
  • Performance improvements.
  • Minor bug fixing.

In addition, the last week has seen some great developments:

  • We increased active users base by about 40%.
  • We have completed Litecoin integration for release next week.
  • We have begun integration with Dash and Bitcoin Cash.
  • Our iOS application…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

At BVNK we are always trying to make using cryptocurrencies as easy and as simple as possible. To help with this, we will be publishing a series of tutorial articles on how to get started with BVNK.
Tutorials
Opening a Bitcoin account on BVNK (this article)
Buying Bitcoin on BVNK
Buying Bitcoin with Mobile Money
Buying BVK Token on BVNK
How to send or receive Bitcoin

Signing up to BVNK

The…


Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

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The following is a summary of functionality that was updated or added to the BVNK web application this week:

  • Contact lists and the ability to add contacts.
  • Invite a user via email.
  • Add an optional gift of Bitcoin to invites.
  • Bitcoin price charts.

In addition, the last week has seen some great developments:

  • We now have active users in 8 countries, on 2 continents.
  • We have begun…

Update: BVNK is now focussing on providing core banking infrastructure for digital assets and fiat to financial institutions directly, and are working closely with regulators and governments to help usher in new finance.

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We have just launched a platform in open beta that enables consumers to buy, store and use cryptocurrency. While its primary function is to showcase some of the underlying platforms potential, the app itself is aimed at accelerating accessibility and utility for cryptocurrencies in developing markets by not only providing an easy-to-use way to access cryptocurrencies. Users can easily open Bitcoin accounts, that are backed by independent…

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