Over 60 Celebrities Poured $87M in MoonPay’s Sequence A Spherical

Crypto funds infrastructure agency MoonPay acquired $87 million from an array of celebrities as a part of its $555 million Sequence A spherical.

Greater than 60 figures from the worlds of sport, music and leisure have invested within the agency, MoonPay introduced on Wednesday.
The Miami-headquartered startup acquired a $3.4 billion valuation after closing its Sequence A funding spherical final November. The funding was led by Coatue and Tiger World.
The celebrities now identified to have joined the spherical embody Ashton Kutcher, Justin Bieber, Gwyneth Paltrow, Maria Sharapova, Gal Gadot, Diplo, The Weeknd, Drake, Matthew McConaughey, Snoop Dogg, Bruce Willis and Paris Hilton.
A number of of those celebrities similar to Snoop Dogg and Paris Hilton are already identified for his or her curiosity within the crypto trade, particularly via their investments in non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
MoonPay has beforehand acted as a sort of “concierge” for NFT purchases on behalf of a number of of its movie star buyers, together with Snoop Dogg, Paris Hilton, Gwyneth Paltrow and Diplo.
The agency supplies fee infrastructure to let individuals trade fiat currencies and crypto utilizing all conventional fee strategies, similar to debit and bank cards, Apple Pay and Google Pay.
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