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Northern Data and SBI Crypto Announce Strategic Cooperation

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:35am

Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87) and Whinstone US Inc., announce a strategic cooperative relationship with SBI Crypto Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SBI Holdings Inc. (Tokyo: 8473) in the areas of applied blockchain technology.

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  • Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87) and Whinstone US Inc., announce a strategic cooperative relationship with SBI Crypto Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SBI Holdings Inc. (Tokyo: 8473) in the areas of applied blockchain technology.
  • SBI Crypto is also positioned for potential equity participation in Northern Data.
  • SBI Crypto is dedicated to crypto mining-related operations and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's SBI Group.
  • "We have been planning with Whinstone and Northern Data for the Texas mining farm since early 2019," says Carson Smith, CEO of SBI Crypto.

DGAP-News: NORTHERN DATA AND SBI CRYPTO ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC COOPERATION

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:00am

- A wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's SBI Group, SBI Crypto to be hosted at Northern Data's new data center facility in Texas

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  • - A wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's SBI Group, SBI Crypto to be hosted at Northern Data's new data center facility in Texas
    Frankfurt on the Main / Tokyo - February 13, 2020 - Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87) and Whinstone US Inc., announce a strategic cooperative relationship with SBI Crypto Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SBI Holdings Inc. (Tokyo: 8473) in the areas of applied blockchain technology.
  • SBI Crypto is also positioned for potential equity participation in Northern Data.
  • SBI Crypto is dedicated to crypto mining-related operations and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's SBI Group.
  • "We have been planning with Whinstone and Northern Data for the Texas mining farm since early 2019," says Carson Smith, CEO of SBI Crypto.

OneConnect Financial Technology makes strides to expand footprint and accelerate digital transformation in Asia

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 8:17am

SBI OneConnect Japan will fully leverage SBI Neo Financial Services' and other SBI companies' network and introduce OneConnect's fintech services to the financial institutions and businesses across Japan.

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  • SBI OneConnect Japan will fully leverage SBI Neo Financial Services' and other SBI companies' network and introduce OneConnect's fintech services to the financial institutions and businesses across Japan.
  • Across Southeast Asia, OneConnect has also been successful in partnering banks and non-bank financial institutions, as well as associations in the region.
  • The Company integrates extensive financial services industry expertise with market-leading technology to provide technology applications and technology-enabled business services to financial institutions.
  • OneConnect leverages the Group's 30 years of extensive experience in financial services and accurately addresses the needs of different financial institutions.

Onfido raises $50M led by SBI Investment and others to create the Identity Verification Standard for Businesses Globally

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 1:02pm

The round was led by SBI Investment and Salesforce Ventures , with support from M12 (formerly Microsoft Ventures), FinVC and others, including existing investors.

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  • The round was led by SBI Investment and Salesforce Ventures , with support from M12 (formerly Microsoft Ventures), FinVC and others, including existing investors.
  • The investment will accelerate Onfido's goal of using AI to standardize the way businesses verify identities in a scalable and secure way.
  • So Onfido is very well placed to solidify its position as the global leader in identity verification," said Tomoyuki Nii, Executive Officer, SBI Investment.
  • Our mission is to create a more open world, where identity is the key to access.

SBI Neo Financial Services and AntWorks™ Announce Joint Venture to Provide Intelligent Automation to ASEAN Market Through SBI Antworks Asia

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 1:00pm

Global provider of artificial intelligence and intelligent automation solutions, AntWorks powered by fractal science, has today announced a joint venture with SBI Neo Financial Services Co., Ltd., to supply AntWorks' integrated intelligent automation platform to East Asia and South East Asia markets.

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  • Global provider of artificial intelligence and intelligent automation solutions, AntWorks powered by fractal science, has today announced a joint venture with SBI Neo Financial Services Co., Ltd., to supply AntWorks' integrated intelligent automation platform to East Asia and South East Asia markets.
  • SBI Neo Financial Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SBI Holdings Inc, headquartered in Tokyo, today announced it has entered into an agreement with AntWorks, Head Quartered in Singapore, to establishSBI Antworks Asia.
  • In August 2018, SBI invested US$15m in AntWorks through the SBI AI&Blockchain Fund managed by SBI Investment.
  • In this respect, by leveraging AntWorks products, SBI Antworks Asia will provide solutions for such social challenges, while assisting customers who want to rationalize operations.

SBI Neo Financial Services and AntWorks™ Announce Joint Venture to Provide Intelligent Automation to ASEAN Market Through SBI Antworks Asia

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 8:00am

Global provider of artificial intelligence and intelligent automation solutions, AntWorks powered by fractal science, has today announced a joint venture with SBI Neo Financial Services Co., Ltd., to supply AntWorks' integrated intelligent automation platform to East Asia and South East Asia markets.

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  • Global provider of artificial intelligence and intelligent automation solutions, AntWorks powered by fractal science, has today announced a joint venture with SBI Neo Financial Services Co., Ltd., to supply AntWorks' integrated intelligent automation platform to East Asia and South East Asia markets.
  • SBI Neo Financial Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SBI Holdings Inc, headquartered in Tokyo, today announced it has entered into an agreement with AntWorks, Head Quartered in Singapore, to establishSBI Antworks Asia.
  • In August 2018, SBI invested US$15m in AntWorks through the SBI AI&Blockchain Fund managed by SBI Investment.
  • In this respect, by leveraging AntWorks products, SBI Antworks Asia will provide solutions for such social challenges, while assisting customers who want to rationalize operations.

Lancium Announces Strategic Investment from SBI Holdings

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Lancium Technologies Corp, a distributed computing and data center technology company, today announced an equity investment and debt financing from SBI Holdings Inc. of Japan.

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  • NEW YORK, July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Lancium Technologies Corp, a distributed computing and data center technology company, today announced an equity investment and debt financing from SBI Holdings Inc. of Japan.
  • SBI also intends to expand its cryptocurrency mining footprint at Lancium data centers.
  • SBI Holdings CEO, Yoshitaka Kitao, added, "The Lancium solution is a strategic investment for the SBI Group and will enable us to expand our crypto-currency mining business built on low-cost green energy.
  • In addition, the SBI Group provides Asset Management Business, with a prime focus on investment in venture companies - an activity undertaken since before the Group's founding.