FTX Ventures invests $100 million in Dave
Dave Inc., a banking app on a mission to build products that level the financial playing field, today announced a strategic partnership with West Realm Shires Services, Inc., owner and operator of FTX US (“FTX US”), whereby the companies will work together to expand the digital assets ecosystem. FTX Ventures, a $2B venture fund, has also invested $100 million in Dave.
With this investment, Dave has significantly enhanced its balance sheet with additional resources to expedite its growth strategy and invest in future initiatives, including those crypto-related. FTX US will serve as the Company’s exclusive partner for cryptocurrencies, and the parties are currently exploring ways to introduce digital asset payments into Dave’s platform, while continuing to improve the customer experience for Dave members.