In IFGS2018 Day 1

Circle

Website
www.circle.com

Description

Circle is a social payments app, designed by the tech entrepreneurs behind Macromedia and Adobe, that uses blockchain technology in order to allow its customers to send or request money in dollars, euros or pounds, without any fees. It is the first digital currency to be licensed by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Circle is backed by $136 million from investors including Goldman Sachs, IDG China, Breyer Capital, Accel, General Catalyst, Baidu, CICC Alpha, EverBright, WangXiang and CreditEase.