“Bem-vindos!” CoinPayments & Shipay Crypto Payments in Brazil

CoinPayments is celebrating. Not only because 2021 is shaping up to be a big year in terms of crypto adoption, but also because we have recently closed a partnership that will boost that further. Since November 2021, CoinPayments has partnered with the fintech company Shipay to enable crypto payments in hundreds of thousands of stores in Brazil. This collaboration will allow merchants to accept cryptocurrencies – their customers can pay with crypto for goods and services easily. Want to know more about Shipay and its integration with CoinPayments? Read on…

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CoinPayments Integrates FIO Protocol to Enable Easy, Risk-Free Crypto eCommerce Payments

How is cryptocurrency actually being “used”? This is the most common criticism leveled at crypto enthusiasts. After all, a “currency” is something used to buy stuff – but buying stuff with crypto has always faced three big challenges: Volatility: Purchasing items with a coin that’s highly variable in value is a barrier for both the buyer and the seller. However, stablecoins – like USDT and USDC – have solved that dilemma. Gas Fees: The cost of gas fees required for a payment can be prohibitively high on proof of work…

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USDT, TUSD, USDC, and Other TRC-20 Tokens are Now Available on The CoinPayments Platform

We’re excited to announce that CoinPayments has added support for TRC-20 tokens so our merchants can now accept TRC-20 based USDT, TUSD, USDC,  and other tokens on the TRON blockchain. Since 2017, the TRON Foundation has been dedicated to building the infrastructure for a truly decentralized Internet where the TRON Protocol offers scalable, high-availability, and high-throughput support that serves as the foundation for all decentralized applications in the TRON ecosystem. The blockchain also uses an innovative, pluggable smart contract platform with improved compatibility, scalability, and accessibility.  Being one of the…

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CuboPay and CoinPayments join forces to enable Brazilian market to benefit from crypto payments

Even as the crypto market frenzy seems to be teetering off, the latest numbers reveal that widespread adoption remains on an upward trend. Notably, as data consultancy firm GlobalData demonstrated, the acceptance of cryptocurrencies by large companies worldwide increased by 200% during the first half of the year.  Brazil is one country that has shown special interest in cryptocurrencies and the adoption of their underlying technology. In fact, the market for digital currencies in the country brings together more investors than the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange. In 2019, this market…

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CoinPayments Gets Picked as Top Payment Gateway for 2021

Humble brag alert!  We are happy to announce that out of 19 contenders, CoinPayments has been picked by popular blockchain and crypto-focused blog Coinfunda as the Top Payment Gateway for 2021.  For nearly a decade, CoinPayments has been providing exceptional service to merchants and wallet users around the world, making crypto payments easy for everyone. And today, we are honored to have made it on the top of Coinfunda’s list!  With our fast and easy-to-integrate solutions, any merchant can start accepting online and in-store cryptocurrency payments to grow their business.…

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Enabling More Forms of Payment Give Merchants a Greater Chance of Making a Sale – Jason Butcher on Payment Show Podcast

As a merchant, if you are open to accepting any form of payment, you’ll have a greater chance of ensuring that a payment goes through. With cryptocurrencies taking over the mainstream narrative, more businesses are becoming open to accepting crypto as a form of payment to capitalize on a growing market of crypto spenders. However, some still struggle to understand the benefits that come with crypto payments and how easy it actually is to implement into their checkout process.  CoinPayments CEO Jason Butcher recently appeared on the Payments Show podcast to…

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Crypto Regulation to Lead to Mass Crypto Adoption Sooner Rather Than Later – #FFCON21 Panel Features CoinPayments CEO Jason Butcher

The pandemic has accelerated us into the digital life of Zoom meetings, video calls, and virtual conferences. One such conference is the 7th Annual Fintech & Financing Conference (#FFCON21), an event that went live on May 11 that aimed at highlighting interesting developments in the financial industry. This year’s event hosted a discussion on the growing popularity of cryptocurrencies and CoinPayments’ CEO Jason Butcher shared some interesting insights on a panel entitled “Mainstream Adoption of Digital Currencies and Investing in Alternative Assets.”  Eric Richmond, COO at CoinSquare, led the discussion,…

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Simplify your Wallet Address with a Blockchain Domain Name, now available on CoinPayments

Their name says it all… Unstoppable Domains.  A powerful name for a company aimed at driving adoption by making cryptocurrency transfers easy. Together with leading cryptocurrency payment processor CoinPayments, this unstoppable pair is streamlining the process to pay with crypto. Unstoppable Domains enables users to create blockchain domains, which can be used to simplify crypto payments. A blockchain domain replaces the complex letters and numbers of cryptocurrency addresses with a simple name that the user can choose.  For example, if I want to send Bitcoin to someone, I have to…

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(New) – Buy Crypto with Credit & Debit Cards on CoinPayments

In an effort to make cryptocurrencies accessible to everyone, CoinPayments is happy to announce today you can now use your credit or debit cards to purchase crypto.  In just a few simple steps, you can purchase one of eight major cryptocurrencies with this new feature, which is only available to all non-U.S. and non-Canadian CoinPayments users*.   Our latest feature will enable users to purchase one of the following cryptocurrencies on our platform: Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETC), Tether (USDT), Tron (TRX), Dai (DAI), Basic Attention Coin (BAT), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and…

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