Azteco raises $6m in a seed funding round led by Jack Dorsey

Today, we’re announcing that Azteco has raised $6m in a seed funding round led by Jack DorseyLink to:, with participation from Lightning VenturesLink to:, Hivemind VenturesLink to:, Ride Wave Ventures, Aleka CapitalLink to:, Visary CapitalLink to:, GaingelsLink to:, and others.

“My contribution to Azteco comes out of a deep respect for their mission. The unbanked population is immense. We have the technology and resources to close this gap, but until now, no one has taken that important next step. Azteco is providing so much more than just access to a secure financial system; it is building an ecosystem of financial self-determination that is secure and supported by local communities. I am honored to support them." - Jack Dorsey, Founder, Block

The investment will help Azteco achieve its mission of bringing bitcoin to everyone, everywhere, everyday.

Read the full press release Go to /press/azteco-announces-6-million-seed-funding-round page