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Visa Is the 'Bridge' Between Payment and Blockchain Technologies: Head of Crypto
Visa Is the 'Bridge' Between Payment and Blockchain Technologies: Head of Crypto
Cuy Sheffield, Vice President and Global Head of Crypto at Visa, joins CoinDesk Live at Consensus 2024 to discuss Visa's role as a bridge between payment services and blockcha...
Visa Is the 'Bridge' Between Payment and Blockchain Technologies: Head of Crypto

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Who Needs an Off-Ramp? Ether.fi Plans Visa Card for Crypto Degens
The "Cash" Visa card from Ether.fi, the liquid restaking startup on Ethereum, might help crypto natives turn their decentralized finance investments into spending money.
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Visa headquarters in Foster City, California. (Wonderlane/Creative Commons)
What Visa’s ‘Organic’ Stablecoin Report Misses
A new metric co-developed by the payments giant says only 10% of stablecoin transactions in April were “real” or “organic.” But the methodology appears to leave out some key...
Visa headquarters in Foster City, California. (Wonderlane/Creative Commons)

The supply of stablecoins USDT and USDC  grew by $10 billion in a month, 10x research noted. (Shubham Dhage/Unsplash)
Less Than 10% of Stablecoin Transaction Volume Coming from Real Users: Report
The stablecoin market supply currently stands at about $150 billion.
The supply of stablecoins USDT and USDC  grew by $10 billion in a month, 10x research noted. (Shubham Dhage/Unsplash)

Why USDT Dominates Supply With Lower Transaction Volume
Why USDT Dominates Supply With Lower Transaction Volume
Visa launched a stablecoin dashboard that shows the outstanding supply of fiat-backed tokens at an all-time high, with Tether’s USDT dominating. While USDT dominates supply, w...
Why USDT Dominates Supply With Lower Transaction Volume

Tokenization and Stablecoins Continue to Be TradFi's Top Interest in Crypto: Expert
Tokenization and Stablecoins Continue to Be TradFi's Top Interest in Crypto: Expert
Will Peck, Head of Digital Assets at WisdomTree, answers five questions from CoinDesk, including his crypto genesis story, features of the WisdomTree Prime Visa debit card and...
Tokenization and Stablecoins Continue to Be TradFi's Top Interest in Crypto: Expert

WisdomTree Visa Debit Card Highlights 'Real World Use Cases for Blockchain': Head of Digital Assets
WisdomTree Visa Debit Card Highlights 'Real World Use Cases for Blockchain': Head of Digital Assets
WisdomTree Head of Digital Assets Will Peck joins "First Mover" to discuss the launch of their new Visa debit card for digital assets and the broader impact of such initiative...
WisdomTree Visa Debit Card Highlights 'Real World Use Cases for Blockchain': Head of Digital Assets

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Web3 Payments Firm Transak Joins Visa Direct to Streamline Crypto-to-Fiat Conversion
The deal allows the Web3 payments infrastructure provider's users in over 145 countries to easily convert crypto into local currencies.
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How PayPal, Visa and BlackRock View Crypto in 2023
How PayPal, Visa and BlackRock View Crypto in 2023
Major players in the traditional finance sector including PayPal, Visa and BlackRock jumped head first into crypto this year. "CoinDesk Daily" host Jennifer Sanasie takes a cl...
How PayPal, Visa and BlackRock View Crypto in 2023

El Salvador Targets Bitcoin Millionaires in New Push to Attract Long-Term Residents
El Salvador Targets Bitcoin Millionaires in New Push to Attract Long-Term Residents
El Salvador kickstarted its "Freedom VISA" program last week, with plans to distribute residency to a maximum of 1,000 people per year who invest at least $1 million worth of...
El Salvador Targets Bitcoin Millionaires in New Push to Attract Long-Term Residents