ShapeShift KYC Requirement

KYC Verification at ShapeShift Required to use Conversions, Starting October 30, 2018   Starting October 30, 2018, all CoinPayments accounts using our cryptocurrency conversion features will be required to adhere to our partner ShapeShift’s new KYC (Know Your Customer) requirements. This is a new ShapeShift requirement and does NOT affect CoinPayments accounts that do not use the conversion features offered within the CoinPayments platform. VIDEO WALKTHROUGH Watch the step by step video walkthrough below and follow along to link your CoinPayments and ShapeShift account. Our longtime partnership with ShapeShift means…

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CoinPayments Teams Up With Blockchain.Radio

  CoinPayments has teamed up with Blockchain.Radio, a Canadian web-based radio company dedicated all things related to Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies. With a vast catalogue of radio shows suited to all levels of Cryptocurrency enthusiasts, Blockchain.Radio has a show for everyone. Whether you are a seasoned trader looking for market insights, a Cryptocurrency investor looking for expert-driven commentary on existing projects, or a beginner who wishes to learn in an easy-to-understand format. “We had a look at some of their shows and were quite impressed” said Andrew Brough, Marketing Director at…

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CoinPayments + Wyre Partnership

Settle Crypto Payments to Fiat Quickly and Easily CoinPayments is excited to announce a new partnership with Wyre – a fiat settlement service we have integrated into our platform, allowing our merchants to convert their crypto to USD, CNY, BRL and MXN and automatically wire it to their bank accounts. The Wyre platform leverages blockchain technology to build the fastest and most cost-effective way to transfer money internationally, with no strings attached! Instead of struggling with expensive fees and questionable security, Wyre allows you to send money 8 times cheaper…

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Ask Me Anything Session About CPS Coin

The recent Ask Me Anything (AMA) session took place on Reddit and was hosted by Samir Bandali, the Director of Strategic Partnerships at CoinPayments.net and Jag Sidhu, a Core Developer at Syscoin. They made themselves available for over an hour and opened the session for any questions to be asked about Syscoin, CoinPayments and CPS Coin. Overall it was a successful session and we feel the participants were able to get in depth answers to the questions they had. Some of the questions and topics that were covered included: Block…

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Syscoin Airdrop Date Extended to July 1, 2018

By now, you’ve probably heard about how you can get some free CPS Coins! Anyone can receive 100 CPS Coins for free, by creating a CoinPayments account and another 25 CPS Coins for any referrals through their affiliate link. Additionally, since we will be the first asset created on the Syscoin blockchain, CPS Coin will be airdropped to all Syscoin Aliases, relative to the amount of Syscoin held within the Alias. This airdrop to Syscoin Aliases will account for 6% of the total supply of CPS Coin (approximately 6% of…

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ERC20 Token Payment Processing – Powered by CoinPayments

CoinPayments is proud to announce that we are the first payment solutions company to offer ERC20 token payment processing! This is massive news because we’re now enabling companies to increase the adoption of their tokens through merchants accepting payments using our ERC20 payment gateway. This was a complex project for CoinPayments because payments need to be linked to transactions and transactions linked to accounts. Unfortunately, there’s no current tag available on the Ethereum blockchain to do so, hence the extra work we had to do to create a workaround. And…

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CoinPayments has 6 Big Announcements

As is customary in the crypto industry, CoinPayments would like to announce that we will be making 4 HUGE announcements over the next 60 days! Isn’t it funny how so many companies and coins in the crypto world make an announcement that they will be making an official announcement? Well we decided to follow the crowd on this one, so consider this your announcement of our upcoming announcements! Our 1st announcement has already happened and that was the creation of our very own utility token – CPS Coin. CPS Coin…

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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 Hits 1 Million Users

We are humbled by the user base we have achieved and wish to extend our sincere gratitude to our all our users whose loyalty brought us one step closer to this monumental 1 millionth account milestone. We invite more merchants to become involved alongside us, to help shape the future of cryptocurrencies and ecommerce. Our Lucky One in A Million is Sky Nite Sky Nite is a virtual reality developer, author and graduate of Berkeley University, who has recently signed up to receive crypto payments for his newest book Virtual…

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