US crypto startup Chainalysis raises $6m from Japan's MUFG, Sozo Ventures

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New York-based cryptocurrency compliance startup Chainalysis has raised $6 million in funding from Japanese financial group Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc and venture capital firm Sozo Ventures, the company said on Tuesday.

Chainalysis hopes the strategic investment will help it further its expansion plans in Asia, Chief Executive Michael Gronager, said in an interview.

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