Ripple Partner MoneyGram Expands its Cross Border Service with Visa to Spain and the Philippines

MoneyGram is extending its debit card deposit service internationally in collaboration with Visa via Visa Direct The service allows MoneyGram customers to send money in real-time This adds 50% new users to MoneyGram and retention rates that are “outperforming expectations” The global provider of money transfer services MoneyGram is now extending its debit card deposit…

December 15 Blockchain Day Emirates

Blockchain Day Emirates – is an event that brings together the world’s leading visionaries, innovators, and thinkers to explore new ways to put smart technologies and blockchain solutions for everyday life. The program combines sessions full of keynote talks, fireside chats and panels, with next concurrent tracks on: Business and Finance, Government Services, the Energy…

Banque De France Calls for An Embrace of Blockchain Financial Solutions In The Euro-System

France’s central bank First Deputy Governor speaks on all of the Eurozone adopting a blockchain-based settlement system or at least considering central bank digital currency (CBDC). The Central Bank of France is pushing for a blockchain-powered settlement system in the European region for quick and cost-effective euro transfers. Dennis Beau, the Deputy Governor, spoke in…

People’s Bank of China and Related Parties to Monitor and “Clean-Up” Crypto-Related Businesses Within the Jurisdiction

Central Bank of China, PBoC, looks to tighten its grip on the country’s cryptocurrency trading with the help of the Shanghai Internet Finance Rectification Agency. On Friday, November 22, 2019, China’s central bank, People’s Bank of China released an announcement that it will be monitoring crypto businesses. It has been disclosed that the “clean-up” will continue since…