FinTech Update: July 2019

MoneyGram Partners Up With Ripple Ripple made waves in the equity markets this month when it committed $50 million in capital for equity in the money transfer company, MoneyGram, briefly sending the stock (MGI) up more than 100% in after-hours trading. Per FinTech Futures: With the aim of cutting the costs and timescales associated with…

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FinTech Update: June 2019

Bitcoin Comes to Whole Foods and Other Major Retailers Flexa recently announced the launch of its new mobile payment app, SPEDN, that will allow users to spend ETH, BTC, BCH, and the Gemini Dollar as easily as it is to use Apple Pay. Flexa revealed that SPEDN was created in partnership with Gemini exchange and…

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