Nomura-backed digital asset custodian Komainu raises $25m

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Komainu, the digital asset custodian backed by Japanese investment bank Nomura Holdings Inc, has raised $25 million in a funding round led by veteran hedge fund manager Alan Howard, the company said on Tuesday.

Other investors in the round included Galaxy Digital, NOIA Capital and Nomura Research Institute, which will act as strategic partners to the custodian, Komainu said.

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