Archives for: May 4th, 2022

Quickbit launches first cryptocurrency debit card in Sweden

Written by: ( May 4, 2022 )

Quickbit, a Swedish cryptocurrency company, has launched a debit card in the country. The announcement was made on Tuesday. Intergiro issued the card as a Visa card, which allows users to make payments using their app for euro accounts. Hammad Abuiseifan, the CEO of Quickbit, called the launch a “significant milestone” in the company’s young […]

Visa survey shows growing global retail support for cryptocurrencies

Written by: ( January 13, 2022 )

A study from 2021 showed that cryptocurrency payment capabilities were in high demand among both holders and non-holders. Half of the participants in the study also noted that not enough businesses accept cryptocurrency. This could change soon. A new survey by Visa shows retail interest in cryptocurrency is rising. Nearly one in four small and […]

Visa looks to support cryptocurrency payments in Brazil

Written by: ( September 8, 2021 )

In a new interview with Brazilian media source Seu Dinheiro, Eduardo Abreu, VP of new business at Visa, acknowledged that the payments giant plans on incorporating cryptocurrency as a payment option on its platform. Although no timeline was given, Abreu explained that Visa is exploring the possibility of allowing cryptocurrency to be used for purchases, […]