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13.05.2022
Big Banks Invest In Institutional-Grade Crypto Trading Platform Talos...

Following a $105 million Series B funding round, Talos, an institutional digital asset trading technology company, has secured a $1.25 billion valuation.

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02.05.2022
Financial Coalition To Trial Faster Cross-Border Payments Between Europe And The...

With bank support on both sides of the Atlantic, EBA Clearing, Swift, and The Clearing House (TCH) are launching a pilot project on immediate cross-border payments (IXB).

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26.04.2022
Payment Company Stripe Enables Crypto Payouts in USDC...

The payments company Stripe has enabled crypto payments in USD Coin (USDC), and Twitter influencers will be the first to use it.

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25.04.2022
Plaid Co-Founder Unveils Bank for Fintechs...

Plaid co-founder William Hockey has unveiled his new startup, a Column — an infrastructure bank designed exclusively to assist developers in creating financial products.

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20.04.2022
Tencent Commences Test Programme For Digital Yuan Wallet...

As part of Tencent’s A/B testing, its e-CNY Wallet allows users to make purchases via QR codes on WeChat using digital currency. The program will allow users to transfer funds, receive payments, and access credit card functions.

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19.04.2022
Google Fund Invests In Dutch Fintech Startup Payaut...

Payaut, an automated payment provider for online platforms and marketplaces, has raised €8 million as part of a seed round led by Google’s AI-focused venture fund. LocalGlobal and Entrée Capital joined Gradient Ventures in the round for Dutch outfit Payaut.

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18.04.2022
Nexo, Mastercard Launch World’s First Crypto-Backed Card...

If you’re into cryptocurrencies, a new payment card with Mastercard support has just debuted, allowing you to spend the value of your crypto without really selling it. According to Reuters, the card was produced through a collaboration between Mastercard and Nexo, a digital financial lending firm.

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12.04.2022
Credit Card Giant Mastercard Files Multiple Trademark Requests for Crypto-Relate...

Mastercard, the global payments company, has filed 15 new trademark applications linked to crypto, fintech, and metaverse-related technology.

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12.04.2022
Blockchain Security Firm CertiK Confirms $88M Raise At $2B Valuation...

CertiK, a blockchain security company, announced on Thursday that it had raised $88 million in a new funding round, which confirms reports published last week.

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06.04.2022
UK Government Plans to Create an NFT...

The government of the United Kingdom has announced intentions to create a non-fungible token (NFT) to demonstrate its commitment to a “forward-thinking approach” to cryptocurrency technology and investment.

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04.04.2022
Kraken Supports Bitcoin’s Lightning Network After Delayed Launch...

As part of its efforts to increase the use of Bitcoin as a means of exchange, Kraken has implemented the Lightning Network to allow clients to settle Bitcoin transactions instantly.

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