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Moscow Residents are Slowly Warming to Crypto Payments: Study

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn In Moscow, green shoots of crypto adoption are starting to emerge. Indeed, of the Moscow locals who prefer non-cash payment methods such as mobile payments, 1% are using cryptocurrencies while 5% appear to be on the verge of doing so, according to Forbes, citing a study by Yandex.Money. The survey, which was also a product of the ...

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Ripple’s CEO Says Blockchain Will Change the World of Global Payments

Ripple CEO’s has sat down with Ross Leckow, IMF’s Deputy General Counsel, to talk about blockchain technology at the Singapore Fintech Festival. Both agreed that the distributed ledger will change the world of global payments as the International Monetary Fund engages with the private sector and industry to help its members unlock the potential of blockchain with minimum risk. IMF Engaging ...

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XRP Posts 6% Gains as Japan and Brazil Adopt Ripple Tech for Payments

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Ripple’s XRP token has a posted a 6 percent profit to establish a fresh weekly high towards $0.534. The bullish behavior also got the coin close to replacing Etherum as the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. SOURCE: TRADINGVIEW.COM The XPR/USD value appreciated from 0.506-fiat to 0.535-fiat on Monday. The price action underwent a weak downside correction later. It ...

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Cleveland’s Great Lakes Science Center Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments

The Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) is now accepting bitcoin in various transactions. According to a recent news story from a Cleveland-based newspaper, the local Great Lakes Science Center has announced their adoption of bitcoin in a variety of transactions. Not only will bitcoin be accepted as a fully valid form of monetary exchange for the daily cost of admission ...

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Crypto-Friendly Robinhood under the Hood: Payments for Order Flow

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Robinhood is no doubt quite a revolutionary start-up. They have managed to completely rewrite the rulebook when it comes to retail brokerage and trading. Using a no fees model, they are giving users the opportunity to purchase assets such as equities, Indices and cryptocurrency at the same rate as the institutional markets. Many view them as democratizing ...

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STK Global Payments Announces the STK Token, Providing Instant Cryptocurrency Payments at Point of Sale

FinTech creates STK token as part of a universal solution to borderless transactions and retail payments at point of sale (POS) and announces Token Generation Event ZUG – Switzerland, Sept. 25, 2017 – STK announced plans for a Token Generation Event (TGE) today which will run from October 25-November 3, 2017 with a pre-sale available to registered participants from October ...

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STK Global Payments announces Global Advisory Board

October 13, 2017, Switzerland — STK Global Payments, creators of the STK token, is announcing their Global Advisory Board, four weeks ahead of its public Token Generation Event beginning on November 13, 2017. Built on the Ethereum blockchain as an ERC20 token, the STK token will enable users to transact with cryptocurrency in global markets and at brick-and-mortar stores in ...

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STK Global Payments Announces Alex Tapscott as Newest Advisor

October 19, 2017, Switzerland – STK Global Payments announced that Alex Tapscott will join the STK Advisory Board, providing strategic direction on the development and implementation of the STK token. STK is holding a Token Generation Event from November 13-24, 2017. A pre-sale will run from October 30-November 13, 2017. Built on the Ethereum blockchain as an ERC20 token, the ...

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Cashaa Partners with Airbitz for Secure and Speedy Global Payments

Cashaa, the blockchain-based banking platform, has partnered with Airbitz to ensure the highest levels of security for its easy-to-use global financial services. 26th October, 2017, London, UK – Cashaa, which aims to provide access to financial services for the billions of unbanked, uses blockchain technology to enable value transfer, without the end user having to come into contact with cryptocurrency ...

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