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Billon secures the grant in the Polish “Go to Brand” competition to help businesses to enter new markets

Reading Time: 2 minutes   As one of competition winners, the Polish-British FinTech will receive funding awarded by the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development. Billon will receive over 380,000 PLN for activities to promote its enterprise … Read More

Wojciech Kostrzewa
News from Poland

Wojtek Kostrzewa elected as the new President of the Polish Business Roundtable

Reading Time: 2 minutes On May, 28th the Polish Business Roundtable, an association of owners and top managers of the largest companies operating in Poland, has elected its new board for the next two-year term. Wojtek … Read More

Wojtek Kostrzewa
News from Poland

Billon’s CEO Wojtek Kostrzewa wins the title of the Business Angel of the Year

Reading Time: 5 minutes Wojtek Kostrzewa, CEO of Billon Group, was granted the title of the Business Angel of the Year. The award is a part of the Investment Diamonds competition, organized by COBIN Angels and … Read More

Robert Kałuża
International News

Billon and Microsoft will work with Poland’s top university to bring DLT into academia

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Polish-British fintech signed a cooperation agreement with the Centre for Research on Legal Aspects of Blockchain Technology, operating at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw. The … Read More

HORIZON 2020
International News

Billon was awarded 2 million euros from the European Union to build the most advanced DLT document management system in the world

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Polish-British fintech received almost €2M in funding from the European Commission’s SME Instrument program, part of the Horizon 2020 framework program. Funds will be used to complete the development and commercialisation … Read More

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News from Poland

Billon is the first blockchain company to receive EU e-money licence from the regulator in Poland

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Polish-British fintech received permission to operate as a regulated electronic money institution. The Polish Financial Supervision Authority announced this to be the first-ever permit to an e-money issuer using distributed ledger … Read More

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International News

Billon and 100+ organisations announce INATBA: the International Association of Trusted Blockchain Applications

Reading Time: 3 minutes European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Director-General Roberto Viola attend the launch event. 105 organisations representing the full distributed ledger technology (DLT) ecosystem, today announced their commitment to a new platform, theInternational Association … Read More

International News

Agnieszka Gotlibowska-Horoszczak becomes Billon’s Chairwoman; Anand Phanse takes over as Billon’s CFO

Reading Time: 2 minutes On January 9 Billon’s Board of Directors appointed Agnieszka Gotlibowska-Horoszczak as a Chairwoman and Non-Executive Director of the board. In addition Anand Phanse, Billon’s interim CFO, was appointed to that role permanently … Read More

International News

David Putts becomes Billon Group’s Chief Growth Officer

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon Shifts Focus from Pilots to Revenue Growth Billon Group, the 1st FinTech to build a proprietary distributed ledger technology for digitising national currency and on-chain documents, is shifting its focus in … Read More

Wojtek Kostrzewa
International News

Wojtek Kostrzewa is the new CEO of Billon Group

Reading Time: 3 minutes Wojtek Kostrzewa, former CEO of ITI Group, appointed as CEO of the FinTech Billon Group, starting in January 2019; current CEO, Andrzej Horoszczak, becomes CTO and CVO. Company’s decision is driven by … Read More

International News

Billon Group Wins BakerADVANCE Award under Global FinTech Hackcelerator Programme of Singapore FinTech Festival

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon Group has won the BakerADVANCE Award, under the Global FinTech Hackcelerator Programme. Spearheaded by global law firm Baker McKenzie, the BakerADVANCE Award entitles Billon to a complimentary global business mentorship programme … Read More

Singapore Fintech Festival
International News

Billon is the winner at Singapore FinTech Festival!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billon is one of the three winners of the Global FinTech Accelerator by Monetary Authority of Singapore, part of Singapore FinTech Festival The company was awarded for its zero-cost transaction DLT platform, … Read More