Visa's CEO on Crypto: "This Is a Space We Are Leaning Into in a Very, Very Big Way"

Visa’s earnings call makes it clear just how invested the company is in the crypto space.

Visa’s earnings call makes it clear just how invested the company is in the crypto space.

This episode is sponsored by Nexo.io and NEAR.org.

Today on the Brief:

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  • Detailing Biden’s $1.8T American Families Plan
  • Turkey, Iran, SEC

Our main discussion looks at comments this week from Visa CEO Al Kelly on the company’s relationship with crypto, analyzing the five areas of opportunity Visa has identified:

  • Helping customers buy BTC and crypto
  • Enabling digital cash outs to fiat
  • Enabling TradFi to offer crypto to customers
  • Settlement via stablecoins
  • Central bank digital currencies

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