Short takes: $4T AUM InvestCloud supergroup; Coinbase $90B AUC and Nasdaq direct listing, $9B Trustly paytech IPO, NFT Hashmasks raise ETH 7,600 ($12MM) and other crypto art; Fall of IBM blockchain

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Really compelling stuff this week, don’t miss any of the updates. Who cares about Amazon. Here are the top ones hitting our radar:

  1. Sweden’s Payments Firm Trustly Is Reportedly Planning an IPO during Q2 2021, Valuing it at a Potential €9 Billion (link here)

  2. Stilt, a financial services provider for immigrants, raises $100 million debt facility from Silicon Valley Bank (link here)

  3. PeerStreet Unveils Investment Product “PeerStreet Pocket” to Allow Investors to Earn More Interest on Available Cash (link here)

  4. Charlie launches a mobile app that ‘gamifies’ getting out of debt (link here) and U.S. Family Money App Goalsetter Scores $3.9 Million Through Seed Round; Included Investments From NBA’s Chris Paul & Kevin Durant (link here)

  5. Coinbase Now Claims Over 43 Million Verified Users, has Managed to Grow its Digital Assets to $90 Billion: Report (link here) and Crypto exchange Coinbase has chosen Nasdaq as its di…

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