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Wirex Payment Platform To Launch 26 Stablecoins On Stellar Blockchain
Cryptocurrencies   |   26.04.19  |  

The Stablecoins will be backed with fiat currencies, including the US dollar, the euro, the British pound, the Hong Kong dollar, the Singapore dollar, etc. The Wirex payment platform from the UK announced the launch of the stablecoins, stating that they will be backed with fiat currencies, including the US dollar, the euro, the British pound, the Hong Kong dollar, the Singapore dollar, etc. Wirex is licensed by the Financial Services Authority (FCA). The company claims that cryptocurrencies can...

Stripe. The Startup Which Is More Than $20 Bln Worth
Bnt-reviews   |   10.04.19  |  

... If you compare PayPal and Stripe options, you will notice that they are pretty similar, but the second one is the cheaper one: there is less commission, especially for international payments. However, if you delve into the detailed comparison of two payment systems, the benefits of Stripe become less obvious: higher commission for a refund (returns are generally quite a sensitive topic — a large percentage of returns often leads to blocking the seller’s account); Embedding Stripe code into existing ...

Canadian Town of Innisfil To Launch A Program for Paying Taxes With Crypto
Innovations   |   29.03.19  |  

Following the pilot program, the residents of the city will be able to pay real estate taxes using Bitcoin; City Council approved the project A pilot program is being developed in the town of Innisfil, Ontario, Canada, where residents can pay property taxes using cryptocurrencies. The Council of Innisfil voted for the approval of the program, CBC reports . The program is carried out in partnership with Coinberry Pay, the cryptocurrency payment processing project. Coinberry Pay converts cryptocurrency...

Bitrefill Included An Option To Pay For Airbnb And Netflix With Crypto
Cryptocurrencies   |   28.03.19  |  

Users can utilize Bitrefill Airbnb and Netflix gift cards to book hotels and pay for video-provider services, with five types of cryptocurrency available Bitrefill, a Bitcoin airtime merchant and cryptocurrency payment provider, has created an opportunity for cryptocurrency enthusiasts to rent Airbnb using Bitcoin, and some other altcoins like Ethereum, Dash, Litecoin and Dogecoin. Bitrefill’s Airbnb Gift Cards can be used for hotel reservations, however, long term reservations of 28 nights or...

Visa Launches Crypto Team, Recruits Product Managers
Innovations   |   19.03.19  |  

... the project is called Visa Crypto Team. The description of the position contains the following requirements for applicants, such as: a detailed understanding of blockchain technology, permissionless blockchains in particular; understanding existing payment systems on the market; knowledge of cryptography is a plus. Visa corporation considers candidates with work experience from 4 to 7 years, three of which must be in the field of FinTech or retail payments. It is assumed that the product manager ...

Blockchain And Payment Systems: A Shared Future Awaits?
Bnt-reviews   |   07.02.19  |  

The market is in a need of new and upgraded payment systems. Aleksandre B makes a review of the most successful solutions in this industry Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology arrived on time. Our world is rapidly shrinking, and the distance is not a problem anymore in most cases. People ...