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Ripple/XRP could be integrated into our global payments system, says Remitly CEO

The cryptocurrency ecosystem is a sphere of high volatility and experimentation, due to which the involvement of major financial institutions and cooperations do not take place as smoothly. The adoption of virtual assets has been slowly progressing and Ripple’s XRP has been arguably leading the cryptocurrency universe and making a strong case for implementation in banks and other financial sectors for cross-border transactions and settlements. Continue reading Ripple/XRP could be integrated into our global payments system, says Remitly CEO

Popular Gifting Platform Swych starts accepting payments in Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum (ETH) and other Cryptocurrencies

Dallas based digital gifting platform, Swych announced that it would start supporting cryptocurrency payment from next week. Swych will enable its users to use five cryptocurrencies as the mode of payment, which includes Bitcoin [BTC], Bitcoin Cash [BCH], Litecoin [LTC], Ethereum [ETH], and Ethereum Classic [ETC]. Continue reading Popular Gifting Platform Swych starts accepting payments in Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum (ETH) and other Cryptocurrencies

Semperlite to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments Including Bitcoin Diamond

HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Online lighting supplier Semperlite has announced that it will accept payments in cryptocurrency, powered by e-commerce project Chimpion. Established in 2007, Semperlite is an on-demand lighting specialty distributor that stocks the items and brands requested by their customers. By now accepting an array of coins that includes Bitcoin Diamond (BCD), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin (BTC), Dash, Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), and Zcoin (XZC), Semperlite is making its expertise available around the world. Continue reading Semperlite to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments Including Bitcoin Diamond

UAE-based Finablr Begins Cross-border Payments Using Ripple (XRP)

A foreign exchange company based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has begun using Ripple’s blockchain technology to complete cross-border remittance payments. Finablr, a firm which owns and operates both the UAE Exchange and Unimoni, will initially adopt the technology to make payments to Thailand, with a view to expanding into other countries over time. Continue reading UAE-based Finablr Begins Cross-border Payments Using Ripple (XRP)

CoinGate Enables XRP Payments for Merchants

The team at CoinGate has announced that the platform now supports XRP payments for Merchants. CoinGate explained that this move was due to the popular demand by the XRP community to have the digital asset accepted for payments at over 4,500 vendors across the net. CoinGate further explained why the addition of XRP was necessary: We are happy to cater to the huge XRP community and vastly expand the use cases of this digital asset. By being one of the first payment gateways that process XRP natively, we hope to significantly boost its utility. Continue reading CoinGate Enables XRP Payments for Merchants