Ripple’s xVia API Solution Adopted By Five Money Transfer Operators

Announcements, Blockchain, News | April 30, 2018 By:

Distributed ledger firm Ripple has announced that five new payments providers in Europe and Asia will be using its xVia technology to power frictionless payments.

The five companies – FairFX (UK), RationalFX (UK), Exchange4Free (UK), UniPAY (Georgia), and MoneyMatch (Malaysia) – will leverage xVia’s standard API solution to power payments through RippleNet and access new markets.


Malta Continues Moving On Laws To Make Crypto-Friendly Regulations

Blockchain, News, Regulation | April 27, 2018 By:

Continuing its efforts to become a cryptocurrency powerhouse, Malta’s cabinet has approved three separate bills relating to blockchain technology and cryptocurrency, backing measures for a regulated framework for initial coin offerings (ICOs) and digital currency.

The Virtual Financial Assets Bill aims to create a structure for regulating ICOs and cryptocurrency transactions in the country.


Blockchain/AI App Shopin Adds Brad Bulent Yasar To Advisors

Job Appointments | April 27, 2018 By:

Blockchain and AI-driven personalized shopper Shopin has named veteran blockchain strategist and entrepreneur Brad Bulent Yasar to its board of advisors. An angel investor and blockchain, cryptocurrency expert, Yasar is the founder and managing partner of KrowdMentor, a strategic advisory firm for cryptocurrency and blockchain-focused organizations

Yasar has founded and scaled dozens of companies from inception to maturity over the last 20 years.