Messaging app Wickr picks up $30 mln Series B

According to an announcement on its site by CEO and co-founder Nico Sell, Wickr has secured $30 million in Series B funding. Jim Breyer, founder and CEO of Breyer Capital, led the round with participation from CME Group, Wargaming, Alsop Louie, Juniper Networks, the Knight Foundation and Riverwood. In conjunction with the funding. Breyer will join Wickr’s board. Based in San Francisco, Wickr is an encrypted messaging app. To read details of the funding, visit here.