Former Bitcoin Bubble Proponent Endorses BTC Utility in International Payments | BTCMANAGER

Mark Mobius, co-founder of Mobius Capital Partners believes that bitcoin is becoming increasingly important in the international payments arena even as trade disputes exert more pressure on fiat currencies. Mobius had in the past been part of the “bitcoin bubble brigade.” Trade War Cements Growing Utility for Bitcoin Speaking on Bloomberg’s Daybreak Europe, Mobius declared that the desire for private […]

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You Can Now 'Spedn' Bitcoin at GameStop, Barnes & Noble and More

On Monday, the payment processing startup Flexa announced the release of its new custodial crypto wallet SPEDN, which allows users to spend bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin cash or GUSD at a variety of brick-and-mortar retailers. Although the merchants receive fiat in the end, the partnership enables new possibilities for people looking to spend crypto as easily as they might use Apple […]

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Global expansion could fuel Discover's growth

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Payments Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning,click here. Major US card network Discover announced itsQ1 2019 earnings, posting 7% year-over-year (YoY) growth in total network volume (TNV), which hit $95.1 billion. Business Insider Intelligence That marks a deceleration both sequentially from […]

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British Virgin Islands, Blockchain Firm Develop Crypto Payments System for Emergency Aid

The British Virgin Islands — a United Kingdom Overseas Territory in the Carribean — has partnered with blockchain firm Lifelabs.io to launch an alternative crypto-enabled payments infrastructure for residents across its network of islands. The development was reported in a BVI government press release on April 18. The partnership notably heralds a particular focus on using a crypto infrastructure to […]

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Blockchain Adoption: Italy is the Third in Europe

Italy’s financial market has seen a lot of investments in different projects, including those related to blockchain. However, the vast majority of them have not approved the budget yet, with 2% of the IOC considering it an important thing to do. Blockchain is on Fire    Despite the collapse of cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization, 15 million euros were […]

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Facial-Recognition Company Explores Bitcoin Payments

Blockchain technology and identity management are two of the biggest trends right now in the fintech space. The two trends join together in the latest partnership between identity verification platform Onfido and worldwide digital asset payments specialist BitPay. The two firms are working together to allow Onfido customers to pay for facial verification services using Bitcoin. Simultaneously, BitPay will be […]

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Quppy Multi-Currency Payment App Launches White Label Wallet Payments

Quppy, a highly functional multi-currency, cross-platform cryptocurrency wallet has announced the addition of white-label technology to its existing features. With this forward-thinking manoeuvre, projects of all types can now integrate the solution, as it is powered by a blockchain-based decentralised white label wallet from Quppy and Quppy Exchange to facilitate the buying and selling of cryptos and payments processing. Importantly, […]

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