Reuters

U.S. tech company raises $1.25 mln from ex-NYSE Euronext CEO, ex-Citadel trader

U.S. tech company raises $1.25 mln from ex-NYSE Euronext CEO, ex-Citadel trader

Symbiont, a U.S.-based company that uses so-called blockchain technology, has raised $1.25 million in funding from prominent U.S. financial professionals, the company said on Tuesday. The blockchain is bitcoin's main technological innovation, allowing users make to make instant, anonymous payments, and without government regulation.