Browsing the "Cross-Border Payments" Tag

60 Latin American Banks Can Now Use Bitcoin for Cross-Border Payments

| Christine Kim

Crypto exchange Bitex wants to decrease costs associated with cross-border banking using the bitcoin blockchain.

Ripple Event Reveal: 3 Companies Are Now Using XRP for Real Payments

| David Floyd

During Ripple's annual Swell conference, CEO Brad Garlinghouse announced three firms that will use XRP in commercial cross-border payments.

Thai Bank Pilots Cross-Border Transaction Using Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

Thailand's Bank of Ayudhya successfully piloted a cross-border transaction using its own blockchain interledger, it announced Tuesday.

A Bank In Argentina Is Now Using Bitcoin for Cross-Border Payments

| Nikhilesh De

Cryptocurrency trading startup Bitex has trialed a cross-border payments system using bitcoin with an Argentinian bank.

US Credit Unions Will Use DLT to Expand Payments Business

| Sujha Sundararajan

CULedger will use the public ledger version of Hedera’s hashgraph to build a global system for cross-border payments.

Saudi, UAE Central Banks Team Up to Test Cryptocurrency

| Stan Higgins

The central banks of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are reportedly testing a new cryptocurrency for cross-border payments.

Consensus 2017: ‘The Future Is Here’ For Blockchain’s Cross-Border Impact

| Amy Castor

Cross-border blockchain use was up for debate during today's Consensus 2017 panels.

MUFG, Standard Chartered Plan Blockchain Payments Launch for 2018

| Stan Higgins

A group of international banks is reportedly planning the 2018 launch of cross-border payment services backed by blockchain.

Wyre Raises $5.8 Million for Cross-Border Blockchain Payments

| Stan Higgins

San Francisco-based bitcoin startup Wyre has raised $5.8m in new funding.