CoinPayments Develops Integration for Shopify

As part of our aggressive expansion strategy, CoinPayments is extremely proud to announce a successful integration for the Shopify platform. The goal of our integration for Shopify is to provide an alternative payment option for their merchants and expand the adoption of cryptocurrencies. Our platform allows merchants using Shopify to accept cryptocurrencies among other payment methods in exchange for their goods and services. Shopify is a multichannel commerce platform for online stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media, marketplaces, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops. With CoinPayments’ leadership…

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CoinPayments “Dream Team” Keeps Growing, Naming Jason Butcher as New CEO

CoinPayments CEO Jason Butcher

In a continued effort to make significant strides for the payments industry, CoinPayments has recently appointed a new CEO. Introducing Jason Butcher, CoinPayments’ former Chief Operating Officer since 2017, and previously its advisor since 2015. His successful track record in boosting CoinPayments’ monthly transactions to more than US$100 million and solid performance throughout his five years at the company is a testament to his strategic vision and focus on continued growth. “For businesses large and small, paying with cryptocurrency has evolved from a novel concept into a trusted, secure and…

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CoinPayments Integrates Gift Card Purchases Onto Platform

One of the ongoing narratives for cryptocurrencies is that there is no practical use for them in the retail sector, citing slow transaction confirmation times at checkout and price volatility risk for merchants as primary factors. While this may have held true during the early days of cryptocurrency adoption, many of these issues have been resolved with the creation of tokens with near-instant confirmation times, or tokens that are pegged 1:1 to fiat currencies. Nonetheless, the status quo still believe there is inherent risks in paying with and/or accepting cryptocurrencies…

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Comprehensive Cryptocurrency Store Directory

Even though we are 10 years into the creation of a cryptocurrency market, there is still a lack of information for the general user of digital currencies. Cryptocurrency as a method of payment is still not as common as traditional cash/debit/credit cards used by the average person, and since more cryptocurrency holders choose to trade and speculate, this has hindered adoption from lack of spending. This creates a situation where it’s difficult to find companies that will accept cryptocurrency as payment and with so many holders of cryptocurrency, it would…

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Special Rate for Coinmotion Fiat Settlement

CoinPayments is happy to announce that one of our fiat settlement providers – Coinmotion – is now offering our users a special discounted rate on their fiat settlement fees! The new rate, effective immediately, is only 0.5% for fiat settlements to EURO. All CoinPayments merchant accounts are eligible for this special rate, so start saving on your settlement fees today! How to Get the New Discounted Rate? This special discounted fee can be applied to your Coinmotion account by either sending a message to Coinmotion support (available when logged in)…

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Crypto and eCommerce Converge on April 3 & 4 in Birmingham, England

CoinPayments brings cryptocurrencies to traditional eCommerce as the proud headline sponsor for Europe’s largest eCommerce event- InternetRetailing Expo 2019 The eCommerce landscape is rapidly evolving with mobile payments on the rise amongst both retailers and buyers. An estimated trillion-dollar market by the end of 2019, mobile payments tap into a staggering 2 billion consumers (and growing) worldwide. Through the sponsorship of InternetRetailing Expo 2019, CoinPayments aims to educate and further the adoption of cryptocurrencies in the traditional eCommerce space. By leveraging blockchain technology, CoinPayments can offer merchants a cost-efficient, secure…

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CoinPayments $30m Series A Raise Live Now

Since 2013, CoinPayments has been a pioneer in the crypto space being the first payment processor to provide support for Litecoin and Ethereum. While other payment gateways focused purely on Bitcoin, CoinPayments saw an opportunity to become the leading altcoin payment processor in the crypto space. Since inception, CoinPayments has seen a year over year growth of approximately 10x, culminating in close to $1 billion in business transaction volume and an additional $1.3 billion in consumer transaction volume in 2017! Today, CoinPayments supports over 1,000 altcoins for a userbase of over…

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BitTorrent Integrates CoinPayments

We at CoinPayments are happy to announce our successful integration with BitTorrent, enabling its 100M+ users to pay with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), TRON (TRX) and Binance Coin (BNB). The integration pairs one of the largest decentralized applications with leading decentralized currencies. CoinPayments has supported TRX payment processing since TRON launched its main net and we are pleased to provide crypto payment support for their newly acquired company, BitTorrent. For customers who wish to purchase premium BitTorrent products using leading cryptocurrencies, CoinPayments helps provide a secure solution. About BitTorrent…

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Stable Coin Payment Processing

CoinPayments is proud to announce the integration of three new stable coins into the CoinPayments ecosystem: TrueUSD (TUSD), USD Coin (USDC), and Gemini Dollar (GUSD). Merchants across the globe will be able to accept payments in these coins, bringing the total number supported through our stable coin payment processing up to four on the CoinPayments platform. With the recent volatility in the market showing the inherent risk in transacting with typical cryptocurrencies and holding on to them as they devalue, we are eager to give our loyal merchants the option…

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