Follow The Money: 10 VC Investments to Watch In April


The Currency Cloud

Headquarters: London

CEO: Mike Laven
New Funding: $10 million
Round: B
Backers: Atlas Venture, Anthemis Group, Notion Capital, XAnge Private Equity, Silicon Valley Bank

International payments engine The Currency Cloud is working to update traditional channels to create a less expensive and more effective way to transfer money using better technology. Over the past 18 months, The Currency Cloud has seen transactions skyrocket, multiplying 12 times and moving billions of dollars. The investment will allow the company to expand geographies and invest further in its product.