Today in Germany: Deutsche Börse, Rocket Internet



Deutsche Börse invests

Dealing with money, but not particularly known for investing in startups: Deutsche Börse invested with 13 other investors such as J.P. Morgan Chase & Co and Citigroup Inc. in Digital Asset holding LLC, a startup working on a mainstream use for blockchain technology. Overall, $50 million were raised for the fintech startup founded in 2014 by Wallstreet star Blythe Masters .
[WSJ], [Gründerszene] (German)

What’s hot, what’s not?

While Rocket Internet startups are known for large investment and destroying competitors, some may not make it. A list of how well Rocket Internet’s newbies are doing can be found on Gründerszene.
[Gründerszene] (German)

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