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The convergence between crypto and traditional financial markets

Voice of the Industry | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Feb 2024

Bruno Diniz, Managing Partner at Spiralem, discusses the rapid global adoption of blockchain solutions, bridging the gap between traditional finance and crypto-assets.

blockchain, CBDC, crypto asset, digital assets, digitalisation

Coinbase Commerce ceases support for Bitcoin & UTXO coins

News | Cryptocurrencies | 20 Feb 2024

Coinbase Commerce has announced its decision to discontinue support for Bitcoin and similar UTXO coins.

Bitcoin, blockchain, crypto asset, cryptocurrency exchange, tokenization

Ripple announces to acquire Standard Custody & Trust Company

News | Cryptocurrencies | 15 Feb 2024

US-based crypto solutions company Ripple has agreed to acquire Standard Custody & Trust Company, an enterprise-grade regulated platform for digital-assets.

cryptocurrency, regulation, blockchain, compliance, tokenization

Argentina adopts QuarkID for blockchain-based citizen ID

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Feb 2024

Argentina has planned to integrate blockchain-based QuarkID for citizen ID, ensuring high security, trust, and decentralisation in data management and verification.

digital identity, blockchain, identity verification, trust, decentralized identity

Chainlink to increase PYUSD adoption with secure price feeds

News | Cryptocurrencies | 08 Feb 2024

Web3 services platform Chainlink has announced it now supports a PYUSD (PayPal’s USD-backed stablecoin issued by Paxos) Price Feed on the Ethereum mainnet.

cryptocurrency, blockchain, Ethereum, DeFi, web3

Elastos joins forces with The Metaverse Bank

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 07 Feb 2024

Elastos has partnered with The Metaverse Bank (TMB) to deliver decentralised digital ID services, to enable users to verify any form of personal credential securely. 

online security, digital identity, blockchain, metaverse, web3

Robinhood integrates MetaMask for easy crypto purchases

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Feb 2024

US-based blockchain software company Consensys and Robinhood Markets have launched the integration of Robinhood Connect with MetaMask to augment crypto purchases.

cryptocurrency, web3, digital assets, digital wallet, blockchain

CYBERA integrates Chainalysis

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Feb 2024

CYBERA has announced its integration with Chainalysis, aiming to provide government agencies and compliance teams with blockchain insight.

blockchain, partnership, online security, scam, money scam, romantic scam

Fnality to expand in the US

News | Cryptocurrencies | 06 Feb 2024

UK-based fintech Fnality has announced its intention to expand its blockchain-based payment system in the US after its launch in the UK. 

expansion, blockchain, payment system, crypto, banks

Alchemy Pay and Zero Hash: streamlining fiat-crypto transactions

News | Cryptocurrencies | 01 Feb 2024

Alchemy Pay and Zero Hash have joined forces to improve payment capabilities, particularly in the US.

partnership, cryptocurrency, digital currency, virtual asset, blockchain

Reap partners with Chainalysis for compliance and risk management

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 31 Jan 2024

Reap, a payment technology company specialising in bridging Web2 and Web3 finances, has partnered with the blockchain data platform Chainalysis

fraud detection, fraud management, risk management, blockchain, compliance

Cross-border payments and the next decade of emerging technology

Interviews | Online Payments | 31 Jan 2024

We sat down with Richard Harrison, VP of Sales at Freemarket, to talk about cross-border payments and the next decade of emerging technology.

cross-border payments, ecommerce, marketplace, digital payments, payment methods, e-wallet, growth markets, artificial intelligence, Open Banking, blockchain, machine learning, financial institutions, regulation, fintech

BitPay report: XRP's 42% rise in payments

News | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Jan 2024

A BitPay report released in 2023, has shown that XRP saw a notable increase in usage for payment transactions on BitPay, with a 42% rise in transaction volume.

cryptocurrency, crypto asset, blockchain, CBDC, digital currency

R3 launches R3 Digital Markets product suite

News | Cryptocurrencies | 25 Jan 2024

UK-based enterprise distributed ledger technology (DLT) and services firm R3 has launched the R3 Digital markets product suite.

tokenization, product launch, distributed ledger technology, digital assets, blockchain

Optimising the payments checkout – best practices from Gameforge

Voice of the Industry | Mobile Payments | 25 Jan 2024

Andreas Schulze, former Director of Payments at Gameforge, offers insights into best practices when optimising the payments checkout in the video gaming industry.

customer experience, Gen Z, online payments, mobile payments, digital payments, digital wallet, digital wearables, biometric authentication, BNPL, blockchain, payment methods, API, PCI compliance, PCI DSS, PSP

Terraform Labs files for bankruptcy in the US

News | Cryptocurrencies | 23 Jan 2024

Singapore-based Terraform Labs, the company behind the TerraUSD stablecoin, has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States.

cryptocurrency, stablecoin, web3, blockchain

SWIAT enables FIs to issue crypto fund units on the blockchain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 23 Jan 2024

Germany-based fintech specialising in blockchain software development SWIAT has enabled financial institutions to issue crypto fund units on the blockchain.

cryptocurrency, blockchain, fintech, financial institutions

Report: Open Banking market in Arab states to reach USD 1.17 bln

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 18 Jan 2024

Turkey-based consultancy company red_mad_robot has published a report which forecasts a 25% annual growth for the Open Banking market in Arab countries until 2029.

Open Banking, report, fintech, sustainability , green finance, blockchain, crypto, DeFi

Circle files for a US initial public offering

News | Cryptocurrencies | 12 Jan 2024

Circle Internet Financial has confidentially filed for a US initial public offering in a bid to become a publicly traded company.

cryptocurrency, IPO, stablecoin, blockchain, fintech

Can the traditional financial market infrastructure be transformed in 2024? Partior says yes

Interviews | Payments General | 10 Jan 2024

Atul Bhuchar, Head of Product at Partior, delves into the global B2B payments landscape, by explaining his company’s role in transforming the financial market infrastructure.

blockchain, cross-border payments, payment processing, banks, wholesale CBDC, CBDC, FX