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London-based money transfer network Azimo raises $15 million to expand across Asia

Azimo, one of the world’s largest digital money transfer networks, announced today that it secured $15 million of new investment, led by the Japanese e-commerce and fintech services company Rakuten. Existing investors eVentures, Frog Capital, Greycroft, Accion and MCI Capital … Continue reading

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Rakuten acquires Spanish video startup Wuaki.tv

The Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten today announced it acquired the Spanish streaming and video on demand startup, Wuaki.tv. Founded in 2009, Wuaki.tv is headquartered in sunny Barcelona and offers premium content over the Internet directly to Smart TVs. The young company … Continue reading

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Japanese online giant Rakuten acquires Tradoria

The Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten Inc. has just purchased an 80% stake in Tradoria, one of Germany’s leading online e-commerce platforms. The virtual mall operator Rakuten has announced this acquisition today – without mentioning the price that was paid. Rumors … Continue reading

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