30 Mar '12, 8am

Virtual currency startup receives half a million from Plug and Play Tech Center and NRF | e27

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box Singapore’s virtual currency startup, First Meta, receives US$ 500,000 from Plug and Play Tech Center. First Meta , a Singapore startup which provides a web-based exchange for users to buy, sell, and trade virtual currencies for real money across multiple games and virtual worlds, the company has secured half a million dollar of funding from Plug and Play Tech Center , and Singapore’s National Research Foundation (NRF). Founded in 2007 by Douglas Abrams and Aileen Sim , First Meta aims to provide virtual financial services to end users of games and virtual worlds. Remember the popular Virtual World Second Life ? First Meta was their first provider of ATMs and CreditCards. With the increasing number of different online currencies, First Meta will ...

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