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StrongNode, Blockpass partner for KYC provision

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 15 Oct 2021

Blockpass and StrongNode have partnered to allow StrongNode to employ Blockpass' KYC services to ensure customer compliance.

partnership, KYC, blockchain

Digital Pound Foundation launches to support CBDC in UK

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Oct 2021

A group of private sector professionals launched the Digital Pound Foundation, an organisation that aims to promote the development of the UK’s central bank digital currency (CBDC).

partnership, CBDC, central bank, digital currency, blockchain

Elrond to acquire Capital Financial Services

News | Online Payments | 13 Oct 2021

Malta-based blockchain infrastructure startup Elrond has announced the acquisition of Romania-based e-money company Capital Financial Services.

acquisition, online payments, e-money, ecommerce, blockchain

SBVA co-leads Sketchsoft's USD 3.2 mln Series A funding

News | Cryptocurrencies | 13 Oct 2021

Singapore-based SoftBank Ventures Asia (SBVA) has announced that it is a leading investor in the Series A funding round of Sketchsoft, a 3D sketch software developer.

partnership, NFT, blockchain, fintech

LoginID gets grant to develop authentication for Algorand's platform

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 08 Oct 2021

US-based LoginID has received funds from the Algorand Foundation to modify the formers authentication APIs and SDKs for use within the Algorand blockchain ecosystem.

blockchain, funding, LoginID, API, online authentication, biometric authentication

Wirex launches in Vietnam

News | Cryptocurrencies | 08 Oct 2021

UK-based digital payment platform Wirex has launched its crypto platform in Vietnam, expanding its X-Accounts service in 81 countries.

product launch, cryptocurrency, blockchain, DeFi, Wirex

FQX expands to Asia

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 07 Oct 2021

Switzerland-based fintech company FQX has announced expanding its presence in Asia. 

expansion, financial services, fintech, blockchain

Ripple collaborates with QNB

News | Mobile Payments | 07 Oct 2021

Qatar National Bank (QNB) has launched its global cross-border payment strategy with the release of a wire transfer service through a partnership with blockchain solution provider Ripple.

partnership, cross-border payments, payment processing, blockchain

MoneyGram teams up with Stellar Development Foundation

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Oct 2021

MoneyGram has partnered with the Stellar Development Foundation, a non-profit organisation that supports the development of Stellar, an open-source blockchain that allows money to be tokenized and transferred anywhere in the world.

partnership, blockchain, digitalisation

Money 20/20 reopened: enter the crypto space

Voice of the Industry | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Oct 2021

Money 20/20 has done it again – it has gathered payment enthusiasts from all over the world (with attendees coming from 76 countries) to speak about payments, financial services, and techs that make the world work faster, be more transparent and inclusive.

Bitcoin, NFT, DeFi, blockchain, tokenization, CBDC

NFT sales surge to USD 10.7 bln in Q3

News | Cryptocurrencies | 06 Oct 2021

Sales volumes of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have surged to USD 10.7 billion in the third quarter of 2021, according to data from market tracker DappRadar.

blockchain, NFT, CBDC, study

Visa explores ways to send digital currencies across different blockchains

News | Cryptocurrencies | 06 Oct 2021

Visa has announced a new research paper that explores a concept they call a Universal Payment Channel (UPC), a protocol that enables sending digital currencies across multiple blockchains.

Visa, blockchain, NFT, CBDC

Restart Energy launches RED, a tokenized carbon offset ecosystem

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 05 Oct 2021

Restart Energy, an independent supplier of electricity and natural gas on the local market, has announced the launch of RED, a tokenized carbon offset ecosystem.

product launch, blockchain, supply chain finance, NFT

Authena raises EUR 2.1 million in seed funding

News | Cryptocurrencies | 30 Sep 2021

Switzerland-based blockchain-based supply chain technology company Authena has announced closing a EUR 2.1 million seed funding round from angel investors from Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

investment, blockchain, supply chain finance, e-invoicing

Ripple launches USD 250 million Creator Fund for NFT projects

News | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Sep 2021

US-based payment service provider, Ripple, has announced a USD 250 million fund to provide creators with the financial, creative and technical support needed to explore and craft NFTs.

Ripple, NFT, blockchain, funding

Cardano partners with Chainlink

News | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Sep 2021

Switzerland-based blockchain and cryptocurrency organisation Cardano has announced a partnership with Chainlink, a provider of Oracle solutions. 

partnership, blockchain, DeFi, digital assets

BitPay partners with Verifone

News | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Sep 2021

BitPay, US-based provider of crypto payment services, has partnered with Verifone to enable crypto acceptance on payment terminals and in-app/ecommerce.

cryptocurrency, ecommerce, blockchain, partnership

Acuant partners with Atala PRISM

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 28 Sep 2021

Acuant, a US-based global Trusted Identity Platform, has partnered with Atala PRISM to eliminate bad actors and strengthen security by integrating fraud prevention and AML technology.

fraud prevention, Acuant, blockchain, identity verification, KYC, regulation

Twitter readies Bitcoin payments, explores NFTs

News | Cryptocurrencies | 24 Sep 2021

Twitter has announced it is integrating bitcoin payments through Strike, and adding support for non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

Bitcoin, Twitter, blockchain, NFT

MoonPay partners Blocto

News | Cryptocurrencies | 24 Sep 2021

MoonPay, a payments solution for cryptocurrency, has partnered with crypto wallet provider Blocto to enable a wallet with a fiat on-ramp into the Flow ecosystem.

partnership, cryptocurrency, e-wallet, NFT, blockchain