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28/03/20 07:45 by Marco Tulio
Coinbase Commerce Exceeds 2-year Record – Processing More Than $200 Million In Payments
In its last tweet, Coinbase commerce announced that it processed over $200,000,000 in payments in less than a year, showing how it has grown in such a short time thanking the confidence that users ha... Read More
26/03/20 22:51 by Brenda Ngari
Binance Launches Binance Card That Lets Users Shop And Pay With Crypto Around The World
The world’s largest exchange has unveiled the Binance Card which is basically a Visa-issued debit card that will allow users to shop online or make payments with crypto from anywhere in the world. ... Read More
23/03/20 16:26 by Brenda Ngari
Ripple’s Associate Intermex To Begin Testing International Payments With XRP Later This Year
Ripple announced its partnership with International Money Express (Intermex) on Feb 4, 2020. According to Ripple’s announcement, Intermex processes more than 30 million transactions annually and is... Read More
23/03/20 08:02 by Marco Tulio
MoneyGram’s Revenue Is Booming, Thanks To Ripple and XRP
Moneygram, – The second-largest money transfer company in the world (after Western Union) – reported an $11.3 million profit, obtained after its alliance with Ripple, implementing Ripple&... Read More
06/03/20 20:16 by Nick James
Here’s Why XRP Adoption Is Rising In Mexico
Bitso is a large crypto exchange based in Mexico and one that has made quite a big name in South America. In 2018, the exchange partnered with Ripple.
With the partnership, Ripple has also brought... Read More
27/02/20 20:00 by Brenda Ngari
Hollywood Actor Steven Seagal Fined $314,000 By SEC For Unlawfully Promoting An ICO
A celebrity endorsing an ICO is nothing new to the industry. However, such celebrities are required by the SEC to disclose the revenue accrued from the token promotions. Celebrities that have failed ... Read More
26/02/20 20:16 by Brenda Ngari
London-Based Money Transfer Service Azimo To Use Ripple’s XRP For Faster Payments In The Philippines
Ripple has recently announced a strategic partnership with Azimo, a London-based virtual money transfer company. Azimo will leverage the On-Demand Liquidity product to facilitate faster and inexpensi... Read More
25/02/20 21:55 by Brenda Ngari
XRP And Ethereum’s Thriving Use Cases Remain Unrivalled: Senior Ripple Executive
Ripple’s cross-border payments solution and Ethereum’s promise of permissionless finance, are two use cases that have gained traction in the cryptocurrency space as of late.
The senior vice pr... Read More
19/02/20 13:52 by Brenda Ngari
Bank Of America Reportedly Taps RippleNet To Power Cross-Border Payments
Bank of America is the second-largest banking institution in America. Notably, the bank has been quietly exploring the blockchain technology for several years now. According to a recent post on Twitt... Read More
18/02/20 09:21 by Brenda Ngari
Ripple Will Be Like Amazon In The Next 5 Years, Says CEO Brad Garlinghouse
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse recently had an exclusive interview with CNN’s Julia Chatterley where he spoke about so many things including regulatory clarity around cryptocurrencies, a fed coin, XR... Read More
09/01/20 23:01 by Brenda Ngari
Ripple Partners With Thailand’s Oldest Bank To Create Mobile App For Cross-Border Payments
Ripple has partnered with Thailand’s oldest bank, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) to develop a blockchain-powered app to facilitate fast and cheap cross-border remittances. The said mobile application w... Read More
16/12/19 16:57 by Emilio Janus
Bank of Canada Governor Still Backs Cash Over Crypto
During the reported, in October local media platform, The Logic, uncovered an internal Bank of Canada presentation, selling the idea of central bank crypto to decision-makers like Poloz.
He also ackno... Read More
16/12/19 12:05 by bitcoinist.com
Bitcoin Will Disrupt 50 Industries: Pantera Capital Boss
In a recent interview, Dan Morehead revealed his thoughts on bitcoin and its future, including the ability to disrupt at least 50 industries.
With 2019 looking to end, bitcoin has been one of the hot... Read More
14/12/19 21:23 by Himadri Saha
When Will Fintech Firm Venmo and PNC Bank Settle their Scuffle
Customers of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania based bank holding company and financial services corporation PNC are having a tough time. But why? It has become exceedingly difficult to connect bank accounts t... Read More
12/12/19 09:49 by Guest
eDEV: Decentralised Freelancing on the VPLedger Blockchain Platform
Conventional online freelancer platforms suffer from a series of major deficiencies. The right blockchain implementation can solve these, offering advantages for employers and workers alike.
In the h... Read More
11/12/19 09:18 by Brenda Ngari
XRP Adoption Boost: Bank Of America Applauds Ripple’s Innovative Cross-Border Solution
In a move that will undeniably excite the XRP Army, Bank of America (BOA) recently acknowledged that Ripple’s cross-border solution is innovative and praised it in a report. Bank of America is the ... Read More
11/12/19 03:10 by Lubomir Tassev
Italians Love Cash But Are Growing Fond of Crypto, New Stats Suggest
Italy, one of the world’s largest economies, has faced plenty of financial challenges in the past decade. That’s probably one of the reasons why cryptocurrencies have been faring better th... Read More
09/12/19 21:00 by Rick D.
Bitcoin Scaling Layer Lightning Network “Works Like a Charm”, Says Bitfinex CTO
The first week of Lightning Network support at cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex, has seen more than 800 transactions make use the Bitcoin payments layer. The company’s Chief Technical Officer Pa... Read More
09/12/19 18:53 by Thomas Delahunty
Kraken Adds GBP Support for U.K.; What This Means for Crypto Market
Crypto asset exchange Kraken has added two new options for GBP deposits and withdrawals in attempts to speed up the exchange of funds for users.
Related Reading: Bitcoin’s Chart Looks Eerily Simila... Read More
09/12/19 16:45 by Osato Avan-Nomayo
BigTech Cryptocurrencies Pose Risk to Global Financial Stability: FSB
The Financial Stability Board (FSB) says government and regulators should closely monitor the emerging trend of BigTech companies entering the crypto payments and digital money transmission markets.
... Read More
09/12/19 11:09 by Osato Avan-Nomayo
Crypto Payments Now Legal in Ukraine
Lawmakers in Ukraine have adopted new legislation that legalizes crypto payments as the country moves forward with strict compliance to international anti-money laundering (AML) standards.
Private In... Read More
07/12/19 03:00 by Thomas Delahunty
Central Banks Issuing Digital Currency Could Be a Bluff; Here’s How
Going by recent headlines, it appears as though central banks around the world are planning to or in the process of creating their own digital currencies.
The coins, by their disruptive nature, are bo... Read More
06/12/19 02:17 by Thomas Delahunty
Bitcoin & Litecoin Improve Sports Fan Experience and Expose New Audiences to Crypto
The Miami Dolphins are accepting crypto asset payments in partnership with Aliant Payments and the Litecoin Foundation.
An increasing number of professional sports teams are using the coins as well a... Read More
05/12/19 05:20 by Martin Young
Thailand and Hong Kong in Crypto Collaboration With Cross Border Token Project
Central banks are increasingly looking towards more efficient payment methods and crypto tokens are filling that role. Thailand and Hong Kong have just announced a joint agreement to utilize digital c... Read More
02/12/19 21:00 by Rick D.
Australian Users of Crypto Exchange Can Now Make Instant Deposits with Ripple ODL
Australian users of the crypto exchange Bitstamp will now be able to deposit US dollars to their account instantly using a Ripple-powered money transfer service called Flash FX. Transfers to the long-... Read More
02/12/19 04:20 by Lubomir Tassev
Skrill Now Lets You Swap BTC for BCH
Online payments service Skrill has introduced a new feature allowing users to directly exchange cryptocurrencies. The crypto-to-crypto option gives you the opportunity to use bitcoin core (BTC) stored... Read More
30/11/19 08:34 by Martin Young
Why is Russia Mirroring China’s Anti Crypto Stance?
Reports are emerging that Russia’s stance on crypto has turned negative. The news comes in the wake of a week of FUD stemming from another ‘bitcoin ban’ in China. It is no surprise that central ... Read More
28/11/19 05:46 by Guest Author
WestWallet — A Revolutionary Multicurrency Crypto Wallet for Storing and Transferring the Most Popular Cryptocurrencies
With over 2,000 cryptocurrencies in the market today, there is a need to use the best multi-currency crypto wallet to store these assets. One of such is WestWallet, a platform that supports most of t... Read More
28/11/19 00:26 by Brenda Ngari
Ripple Partner Finablr Teams Up With Alipay For Cross-Border Payments
Alipay, the digital payment arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba today partnered with Ripple partner Finablr for global remittances, according to an official announcement.
Finablr, Alipay Worki... Read More
27/11/19 21:00 by Rick D.
Another eWallet Adds Further Crypto Support, But Are Efforts Like Skrill’s Missing the Point?
One of the most popular online e-wallet services has just overhauled its cryptocurrency offering. From today, customers of Skrill will be able to exchange the various crypto assets the platform suppor... Read More