Altair Capital invests in New York mobile ticketing startup Rukkus

Illustrating once again the invest-abroad trend among Russian tech investors, Altair Capital, the fund of Russian serial business angel Igor Ryabenkiy, has invested in New York-based Rukkus. Launched in 2013, this startup offers “the easiest way on mobile to find and buy the perfect concert, sports, or theater ticket.”


The amount of the transaction has not been disclosed, but Altair said its investment took the form of a convertible loan, as reported by Russian tech blog Firrma.ru.


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