UK Based Alternative Airlines And Utrust Partner To Allow Travelers To Book Flights With Crypto

Alternative Airlines, a U.K based travel agency has partnered with Utrust, a digital payments processor to facilitate crypto payments to more than 600 airlines. Utrust which is swiss based recently announced its new collaboration with Alternative Airlines. Alternative Airlines hogged the limelight when it was included among the 100 Fast Airlines Tech in 2019. Thanks…

Bitstamp Announces Entrance to Asia and Hires Andrew Leelarthaepin of JPMorgan and Saxo Bank

Bitstamp crypto exchange is opening the doors in Asia-Pacific (APAC) region and onboards a new executive of Saxo Bank and JPMorgan Cash in Andrew Leelarthaepin. The cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp announced that it’s expanding to the Asia-Pacific region. More than this, it has brought Andrew Leelarthaepin on board as the VP of Business Development for the expanding region.…

New Wirex Visa Travelcard To Reward Users With 1.5% in Bitcoins on All In-Store Purchases

Wirex payments platform releases new VISA travelcard for APAC region offering with support for 150 crypto assets including Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin. Crypto and fiat multi-currency accounts provider, Wirex has officially launched its travel Visa card as of Monday, November 11, 2019. Considering the fact that the firm focuses on establishing connections around the world…

Omise To Offer PayNow Payment Options In Singapore; Faster And More Secure Transactions

Helping Singaporeans connect to a smarter and faster world, Omise has partnered with 9 major banks to speed up and create easier checkout times with a simple QR code. Asia-focused Payment Gateway, Omise announced that it will be offering PayNow to customers in Singapore reports Finance Magnates. Customers, namely small and medium-sized e-commerce businesses can…

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Pressured to Collect More Private User Information by FATF

New rules require exchanges to collect even more personally identifying information. The FATF’s recent guidelines have widespread implications on what private information exchanges need to track and collect from customers. Here are some insights on the recent regulation from CipherTrace’s Nov. 5 Cryptocurrency Travel Rule Compliance Conference and Hackathon. An event oriented around the integration of cryptocurrency into…

Ex-Cinnober Blockchain Lead Joins Nordic Crypto Fund to Bet Big On Bitcoin

Since NASDAQ acquired Cinnober last year, blockchain lead Eric Wall has left the exchange business for a bitcoin investment fund, joining the Oslo, Norway-based Arcane Crypto, he told CoinDesk. Aimed at high net worth Scandinavians and institutional investors globally, the fund is an investment branch of Arcane, a crypto firm running a technology team, trading arm and a…

Fintech World Forum 2019 in London

FinTech World Summit Forum 2019 (FinTech Conference) is based in London UK Europe as one of leading fintech events for global financial, finance and banking technology industry. Its focuses on Mobile Payments, Lending, Insurance, Blockchain, Bitcoin, Investment, Crypto, Regtech, Insurtech, Cryptocurrency, Wealth Tech and Wealth Management. Few topics are as pertinent as fintech, and cryptocurrencies…