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Coinbase to allow Bitcoin loans to US-based consumers

17 Aug 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

US-based digital asset exchange Coinbase has announced plans to offer crypto loans to consumers interested in purchasing and selling cryptocurrency.

Coinbase, Bitcoin, BTC, loans, US, United States, digital asset exchange, crypto exchange, cryptocurrency, investing tools, crypto market statistics, tradable digital assets, stablecoins, USDC, Dai, passive returns

Visa to offer Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple payments

27 Jul 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Payments provider Visa has announced plans to incorporate cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) into its payments network.

VISA, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, payments, BTC, merchants, cryptocurrencies, stablecoins, Tether, payment method, regulators, Coinbase, Fold, digital currencies, payment network, crypto wallets, cards, prepaid cards

W3BCLOUD raises USD 20.5 mln to rollout data centres dedicated for the blockchain economy

26 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

W3BCLOUD has completed its initial close of USD 20.5 million in convertible notes from Advanced Micro Devices and ConsenSys, along with several family offices in the United Arab Emirates.

blockchain, ethereum, funding, stablecoins, data centers, enterprise, business, banking, UAE

European Commission promises 'strong' rules for Facebook's Libra

25 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The European Commission has announced plans to present later in 2020 new rules to develop a ‘sound’ crypto-asset market in the EU.

European Commission, Facebook, Libra, stablecoins, crypto assets, cryptocurrency, regulation

IXOPAY, Finrax to offer crypto payments to emerchants

10 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The payment management platform IXOPAY has connected to Finrax, an exchange and wallet provider for cryptocurrencies, to enable emerchants process crypto payments.

APM, crypto payments, stablecoins, emerchants, partnership, invoices, IXOPAY, Finrax

Eidoo rolls out Visa-enabled crypto debit card for users in the UK and Europe

28 May 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Eidoo, a decentralised finance (DeFi) platform, has announced the launch of a Visa-enabled crypto debit card that aims to bring crypto payments to users in the UK and Europe.

Eidoo, Contis, Visa, europe, money licence, cryptocurrency, tokens, fiat, stablecoins, decentralised finance, debit card

Samsung Pay, Swipe partner to offer cryptocurrency payment option

05 May 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Crypto payments enabler Swipe has announced a partnership with Samsung that allows Samsung Pay users to initiate mobile payments from their cryptocurrency debit card balance.

Swipe, Samsung, Samsung Pay, Visa, cards, mobile payments, cryptocurrency, debit card, Europe, UK, Apple Pay, Google Pay, fiat, stablecoins, APAC, SEA

US regulators to act against illegal use of crypto

19 Mar 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The US law enforcement and regulatory agencies have set a Cryptocurrency Intelligence Program.

Cryptocurrency Intelligence Program, stablecoins, illegal use of crypto, cryptocurrency, taxes, dark net, money laundering, Monero, US, Crypto exchanges, P2P payments

Digital assets bill to outlaw crypto trading in Russia

18 Mar 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Bank of Russia (BoR) has announced that the new version of the bill on digital assets will include a ban on issuing and selling cryptocurrencies.

Bank of Russia, digital assets, crypto trading, issuance, Bitcoin, Ether, tokenisation, security tokens, Nornickel, stablecoins

Adoption and potential of central bank digital currencies, study

18 Feb 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Central banks in established countries appear to be taking a cautious stance on the transition from fiat currencies to central bank digital currency (CBDC), Cointelegraph reported.

central bank digital currency, CBDC, digital currencies, cryptocurrencies, stablecoins, China, banks, central banks

Huobi, UAE real estate firm join forces for crypto payments solution

14 Jan 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has teamed up with a real estate firm in the United Arab Emirates to allow real estate investors to pay in cryptos.

Huobi, exchange, partnership, UAE, real estate, cryptocurrency, payments, stablecoins, Bitcoin, Ether, estate market, compliance

Digital currencies like Facebook's Libra not allowed in the EU until risks are addressed

09 Dec 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

EU finance ministers have agreed that stablecoins, private digital currencies like Facebook’s Libra, should not be allowed in the European Union until the risks they could pose are clearly addressed.

stablecoins, digital currencies, Facebook, Libra, EU, Bitcoin, Europe

Circle moves non US Poloniex customers to new Bermuda office

23 Jul 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Circle, a crypto company, has moved the majority of its exchange operations offshore, due to regulatory pressures in the US.

Circle, Poloniex, cryptocurrency, cryptocurrency exchange, stablecoins, Bermuda office

eToroX reveals gold and silver stablecoins

15 May 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

eToroX has added two commodity-stablecoins: eToro Gold (GOLDX) and eToro Silver (SLVX), and two fiat-stablecoins: eToro Ruble (RUBX) and eToro Yuan (CNYX).

eToroX, launch, gold, silver, stablecoins, cryptocurrency, tokens, fiat pairs, exchange, blockchain, cryptoassests

Bleumi reveals Bleumi Pay, Bleumi Invoice for cross-border payments using blockchain and stablecoins

24 Apr 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Bleumi has launched Bleumi Pay and Bleumi Invoice to deliver cross-border payments using blockchain and stablecoins (cryptocurrencies).

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eToroX unveils 8 Stablecoins on cryptocurrency exchange

18 Apr 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

eToro’s spinoff blockchain company eToroX has launched its crypto exchange, a regulated trading venue offering a range of cryptoassets, as well as a suite of stablecoins.

eToroX, launch, stablecoins, cryptocurrency, exchange, blockchain, Bitcoin, Ethereum, token, DLT, crypto pairs

Citigroup ditches the launch for its own cryptocurrency

19 Mar 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Pilot cryptocurrency token testing has forced Citigroup to scrap the plans to launch its own crypto coin, according to Coindesk reports.

Citigroup, cryptocurrency, token, cross border, stablecoins, digital token capabilities, payments, banks, trading

Facebook is in favour of crypto payment service

15 Jan 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Insiders from Facebook have been leaking plans that entail an initial trial of a cross-border payment service for repatriation of funds overseas back to India.

Facebook, payments, cryptocurrency, fiat currency, stablecoins, blockchain, India, cross border, remittances

Interview with everiToken on blockchain, stablecoins, and token economy

08 Nov 2018 | Interviews

The Paypers interviews everiToken’s CEO Brady Luo to find out how blockchain can minimise the hassle of doing complex transactions in ways that bring positive benefits to the economy.

everiToken, Brady Luo, blockchain, stablecoins, tokens, remittances, cross border payments, Asia