Browsing the "Visa" Tag

Circle’s Stablecoin Pitchman Joins Blockchain Startup Celo

| Anna Baydakova

Chuck Kimble, who helped promote the USDC stablecoin for Circle, has joined blockchain startup Celo as head of strategic partnerships.

DOJ Charges ICO Co-Founder With Securities Fraud

| Stan Higgins

The Department of Justice has unveiled fraud charges against a co-founder of cryptocurrency startup Centra.

Who’s Said What About the Coinbase-Visa Dispute

| Nikhilesh De

A Visa spokesperson claimed that neither it nor Coinbase were responsible for last week's charging issue seen by the crypto-exchange's customers.

Philippines Banks to Use Visa’s Blockchain Payments Platform

| Daniel Palmer

Five banks in the Philippines are teaming up to use Visa's blockchain-based payment system, according to a report.

Crypto Debit Card Providers Hit After Visa Cuts Ties With Issuer

| Nikhilesh De

European bitcoin debit card providers say they were told to suspend their services by card network Visa on Friday.

Visa Launches First Phase of Blockchain B2B Payments

| Nikhilesh De

Credit card giant Visa has launched the trial phase of its business-to-business payments system built with blockchain startup Chain.

Credit Card Giant Visa Hints at Digital Asset Service Plans

| Stan Higgins

Payments multinational Visa may be looking to blockchain as a way to facilitate the transfer of digitized assets, according to a patent filing.

Safello Aims for Comeback with New Bitcoin Buying Option

| Jonathan Keane

Swedish bitcoin exchange Safello is back on the radar, announcing credit card payments across the EU and other plans for growth.

Economic Forum Highlights China’s Rise in Blockchain R&D

| Wolfie Zhao

Blockchain tech will likely boost financial inclusion, but a major impact is still a way off, according to panelists at a recent event in China.

In Milestone Release, Chain Open-Sources its Blockchain Tech

| Pete Rizzo

Chain is officially open-sourcing its blockchain platform, Chain Protocol, a move its CEO says represents the culmination of years of work.