January 27, 2020 Payments startup Currencycloud raises $80M in Series E.

The London-based startup, which develops tools and API’s for blockchain payments companies to enable money transfers, completed the $80M round with backing from SBI Group, Visa, and the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation. The round, which valued the firm at $220M, brings Currencycould’s total funding to $140M. The firm intends to use the capital to expand into Asia.