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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O.T.L. #1: Das Radler – Chicago, Illinois

  Welcome to the first issue of Off The Ledger with Andrew Brough, Marketing Coordinator for CoinPayments. Off The Ledger is a blog series where I interview longstanding CoinPayments customers from all over the world during my travels*. From corporate heavyweights to small business owners, e-commerce gurus to mom n’ pop shops, this section of our blog is dedicated to understanding the needs of the most important part of CoinPayments… our customers. Recently, I was in Chicago, Illinois for Loyalty Live 2018, a conferenced focused on the relationship between blockchain…

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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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UNIFY Partnership

CoinPayments is thrilled to have partnered with UNIFY.org to provide cryptocurrency donations to hundreds of charitable initiatives worldwide. With the latest uprising of consciousness that the self-governance movement “Blockchain” has caused; increasingly more people are experiencing an urgent call to action within themselves. Lending knowledge and opportunities has been a primary motivating force here at CoinPayments, and to celebrate our 5th year in business in the city where we got our first start, we have partnered with UNIFY, for this year World Peace Day. To do good, we must look…

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The Unsung Heroes of Technology

A Tribute to Mr. Data Amazon, Ebay, Bitcoin, Facebook – What do all these familiar names have in common? A code rich platform! From the simplest of our daily interactions such as paying for our subway fare or applying a beautifying filter to our selfies – to the most complex of technology riddles, like AI and quantum computing, there is always a person or team who wrote code to enable the interaction. These people are known as Core Developers (Magicians for short). A Developer’s job is to write and maintain…

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GAP600

Immediate Deposits and Payments for a Seamless Customer Experience It’s been 5 years since CoinPayments opened the doors to global crypto payment processing, and during this time, we’ve gained valuable input from our users and managed to apply the necessary technology to provide solutions to some of the issues that arise from the daily use of cryptocurrencies, such as slow confirmation times. As more merchants and vendors began trading and purchasing assets with cryptocurrencies, the delay for a transaction to be confirmed on the blockchain, increasingly became one of the…

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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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CoinPayments Tips to Avoid a Cryptocurrency Scam

Digital currencies are an increasingly hot area with a mind-blowing 3000% growth in market capitalization in 2017 alone.  As interest in digital currencies continues to grow, it is important to understand the risks. New users of cryptocurrencies often fall prey to common mistakes or scams, and CoinPayments is committed to supporting and educating users in avoiding these pitfalls. We been around the crypto world since 2013 and we have seen our fair share of scams and schemes. Below are 12 tips from CoinPayments to protect yourself against cryptocurrency scams, grouped…

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CPS Coin Airdrop

CoinPayments is excited to announce the airdrop of our very own utility token – The CPS Coin. CPS Coin will be the first token built on the Syscoin blockchain and will benefit from numerous built-in features including instant transactions (Z-DAG) and feature rich decentralized marketplace. Within the CoinPayments platform, holders of CPS Coin will be able to: Save 50% on merchant transaction fees by paying the fee with CPS Coin Get rebates on conversion and network withdrawal fees Receive a 50% discount on coin hosting fees Participate in CoinPayments hosted…

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