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Coinbase Launches Visa Debit Card in the UK

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced on Wednesday the launch of its Visa debit card in the UK. According to Coinbase, the debit card allows customers to spend crypto as effortlessly as the money in their bank. The card’s description reads: “Coinbase Card is powered by customers’… Read More

Digital Banking Platform 2gether Makes Prepaid Visa Card Available to Use in Eurozone Countries

Digital banking platform 2gether announced on Wednesday users will be able to use 2gether’s prepaid Visa card in any of the 19 eurozone countries. The company revealed: “2gether’s prepaid Visa card allows users to convert cryptocurrency to euros, and to spend those euros anywhere Visa… Read More

Remitly Forms New Partnership With Visa to Enhance Cross-Border Money Transfer Service

U.S.-based independent mobile remittance company Remitly announced on Thursday it has teamed up with Visa to enhance its cross-border money transfer service.  Working together, Remitly and Visa are planning to provide the ability to send funds from the U.S. to eligible Visa debit cards across borders,… Read More

Visa Teams Up With PayActiv to Provide Ondemand Access to Earned Wages Disbursed

Visa (NYSE: V) announced on Thursday it has teamed up with PayActiv to enable real-time access to earned wages disbursed. According to the duo, the demand for instant access to earned funds has now extended to traditional batch payroll and PayActiv’s partner businesses may now… Read More

Visa Announces Global Competition Focused on Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs

Visa announced on Wednesday it is now seeking all women entrepreneurs for its first Visa Everywhere Initiative: Women’s Global Edition. The credit card giant revealed the global program invites women entrepreneurs from around the world to tackle FinTech and Social Impact challenges for a chance… Read More

Concerned About the UK’s Fintech Prominence, Revolut CEO Calls for a Tech Visa to Help with Brexit Fallout

Nik Storonsky, the CEO and co-founder of digital bank Revolut, has told the UK Government to create specialised tech visas for professionals to ameliorate growing concerns of Brexit fallout. Revolut said it plans on doubling its workforce in the coming months as it expands services and… Read More

Wirecard Issues Multi-Currency Visa Card For Currency Exchange United Money

Germany-based global provider of digital payments and commerce solutions Wirecard announced on Monday it has partnered with Chinese currency exchanger United Money to issue a multi-currency Visa card.  Wirecard reported that the card, Travel Cashcard, is an ideal alternative to traveler’s checks and cash. The card is notably… Read More

Visa Launches New Global Initiative to Support Women-Owned Small Businesses

Visa announced on Tuesday the launch of its new global initiative, She’s Next, Empowered by Visa, to champion women-owned small businesses everywhere. Through the initiative, women small business owners are able to build, sustain, and advance their businesses. According to Visa, She’s Next, will be supported… Read More

Visa to Acquire UK Cross-Border Payment Service Earthport For £198 Million

Financial service giant, Visa, is reportedly set to acquire Earthport, a UK-based cross-border payment service specifically for banks and businesses. The company reported through its service, clients are able to manage payments to almost any bank account in the world, as well as reduce cost and… Read More

Digital Escrow Solution Shieldpay Partners with Visa on Card Payments on P2P Marketplaces

UK based Fintech Shieldpay has formed a partnership with Visa (NYSE: V) to provide card payments across peer to peer marketplaces and classified ad sites. Shieldpay said the partnership will open up the use of debit and credit cards to the £120 billion classified industry. Shieldpay reported… Read More

Ingo Money Launches New Solution to Allow Companies to Offer Push-to-Card Payments Through Visa Direct

U.S. fintech Ingo Money announced on Thursday the launch of its new feature, Into Money QuickConnect. According to the company, Ingo Money Connect is a turnkey solution that allows any company issuing disbursement to customers to offer push-to-card payments through Visa Direct. It was revealed:… Read More

Chase Announces New Contactless Visa Credit Cards

Just a few months after announcing its contactless debit card access to 15,000 ATMs nationwide, financial services giant Chase announced the launch of its new contactless Visa credit cards. The company reported that starting at the end of this year, customers will receive new contactless… Read More

Visa Joins Forces With Billtrust For Digital B2B Payments

Visa (NYSE: V) and Billtrust announced on Monday they are collaborating for the Billtrust Business Payments Network (BPN), which is designed to streamline the delivery of electronic B2B payments to suppliers. According to the duo, BPN provides a transparent registry of suppliers who accept digital payments,… Read More

On the Heels of MasterCard, Visa to Declare Forex, Binary, Crypto and ICO Purchases “High Risk,” Payment Channels to Crypto Exchanges Narrow

Starting in December, all payments sent by Visa users to forex, binary, crypto and ICO brokers will be designated “high risk,” Finance Magnates reports. Mastercard has already been imposing a similar designation since last April, when they extended the chargeback period for payments sent to “high-risk… Read More

Visa Announces Agreement With Postmates to Deliver Instant Deposits to Fleet Through Stripe Instant Payouts Feature

Visa announced earlier this week an agreement with Postmates, an on-demand delivery network, to enable real-time funds disbursement to their entire fleet. This new feature, called Postmates “Instant Deposits,” is facilitated by Stripe’s Instant Payouts feature, running on Visa Direct, Visa’s real-time push payments platform, and… Read More

Visa Invests In & Partners With Isreali Startup Behalf As Part of $100 Million Fintech Investment Program

Credit card giant Visa (NYSE: V) announced on Tuesday it has invested and partnership with Israel startup Behalf to support small business growth through easy-to-access capital and financing. The company reported that this partnership and investment is part of its $100 million Visa FinTech Investment Program. Founded in… Read More

Monaco Rebrands to CRYPTO.com; Unveils New MCO Visa Card Portfolio & MCO Private Service

Monaco, a payments and cryptocurrency platform, announced on Friday it has rebranded to CRYPTO.com and has unveiled its new MCO Visa Card portfolio along with MCO Private service. The digital currency portal reported that the updated card portfolio will now include three new offerings, which… Read More

UK Offers Support for Global Entrepreneurs with Startup Program Including Visa Support

The UK government, via the Department for International Trade (DIT), is offering an interesting program to incentivize entrepreneurs to set up shop in Great Britain. Of course, some of this has to do with Brexit and the UKs desire to promote an innovation driven economy… Read More

PrimeTel Announces New Partnership With Revolut to Provide Contactless Visa Card

On Wednesday, Cyprus-based telecom provider PrimeTel announced it has teamed up with Revolut to help customers connect to a “world of unlimited digital capabilities” through the duo’s new PrimeTel Revolut co-branded contactless Visa card that comes with a host of features to make managing money… Read More

UK Government Announces New “Startup Visa” Initiative

On Wednesday, the UK government announced a new initiative that will allow those who want to start a business in the country to apply for a new “startup” visa. According to government officials, this new route, which was announced during London Tech Week, will widen… Read More

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