Blockchain invoice trading startup Crowdz received $5.5 million in Series A financing, Barclays led

Barclays led a round of $5.5 million in Series A funding for Silicon Valley startup Crowdz. Crowdz supports blockchain-based global invoice transactions aimed at overmining the $9 trillion receivables market. It is reported that this round of financing is jointly led by Bold Capital Partners, TFX Capital Partners, Techstars Ventures and First Derivatives, which will be used for product development, marketing and recruitment.