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Facebook Libra Backers Are Not Official Partners Yet, Says Visa CEO

| Daniel Palmer

While Facebook's Libra project was said to have 28 founding partners when unveiled, that isn't quite the case, says Visa CEO Alfred F. Kelly.

Concerns Over Facebook Data Use Derailed at Least 3 Crypto Partnerships

| Leigh Cuen

Philosophical disagreements with crypto experts have slowed the development of Facebook's GlobalCoin, sources say.

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Report: Uber, PayPal, Visa to Back Facebook’s GlobalCoin Cryptocurrency

| Nikhilesh De

Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber are all backing Facebook's new cryptocurrency, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Visa Goes Live With Blockchain-Powered Business Payments Service

| Daniel Palmer

Visa's B2B Connect payments service, in part built with Hyperledger Fabric, has officially gone live.

Visa and App Provider LINE Pay to Use Blockchain in New Fintech Offerings

| Benedict Alibasa

Japanese app provider LINE Pay Corporation has inked a deal with Visa to create new fintech services for their retail and merchant customers.

Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Debit Card for UK and EU Customers

| Yogita Khatri

Coinbase has launched a Visa debit card allowing U.K. and EU users to spend crypto directly from their exchange accounts.

Banking Startup Launching Visa Card That Lets You Spend 7 Cryptos

| Yogita Khatri

Banking startup 2gether is launching a prepaid Visa debit card that allows eurozone-based users to spend cryptocurrencies.

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.