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Tag: Western Union

April 11, 2019

Western Union Teams Up With Coins.ph To Launch New Option For Cross-Border Remittances

The crypto space is looking pretty good so far this year, after the bearish 2018. Experts have been predicting a better 2019 in terms of prices for digital assets but also in terms of adoption. After the bulls from last week, things are looking quite optimistic these days. Western Union teams up with Coins.ph Global … Continue reading “Western Union Teams Up With Coins.ph To Launch New Option For Cross-Border Remittances”

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March 26, 2019

Western Union Is Reportedly The Main Rival Of Bitcoin (BTC)

Recently, we were reporting that Western Union continues to test Ripple’s solutions for a potential partnership. During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Western Union’s CEO Hikmet Ersek provided the latest update regarding a partnership with Ripple. After that, Western Union made headlines again when news surfaced and reported that they are working with Stellar collaborator Thunes … Continue reading “Western Union Is Reportedly The Main Rival Of Bitcoin (BTC)”

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March 23, 2019

Western Union Will Use Stellar (XLM) To Allow Transfer Of Funds To Mobile Wallets

Not too long ago, we were reporting that Western Union continues to test Ripple’s solutions for a potential partnership. During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Western Union’s CEO Hikmet Ersek provided the latest update regarding a partnership with Ripple. According to him, the company is not done yet exploring whether Ripple’s solutions can enhance the … Continue reading “Western Union Will Use Stellar (XLM) To Allow Transfer Of Funds To Mobile Wallets”

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March 16, 2019

Western Union Continues To Test Ripple’s Solutions For A Potential Partnership

During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Western Union’s CEO Hikmet Ersek provided the latest update regarding a partnership with Ripple. According to him, the company is not done yet exploring whether Ripple’s solutions can enhance the company’s settlement system. “The main reason for [the partnership] was optimizing our settlement system, to really manage the … Continue reading “Western Union Continues To Test Ripple’s Solutions For A Potential Partnership”

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March 8, 2019

Ripple VS. SWIFT & Western Union: Company Lowers Fees By 80%, Makes Remittance Payments Cheaper And Faster

One of the best features that Ripple’s solutions have been flaunting has been the chance to provide cheaper, safer and faster cross-border transactions. BeeTech Global is a Brazil-based payment service which uses RippleNet in order to make remittance payments for people from around the world. BeeTech Global enjoys Ripple’s benefits The fess used by BeeTech … Continue reading “Ripple VS. SWIFT & Western Union: Company Lowers Fees By 80%, Makes Remittance Payments Cheaper And Faster”

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February 13, 2019

Western Union Prepares For Crypto Mainstream Adoption – Tests Ripple And XRP

Payments giant Western Union just announced that they are preparing for crypto to see mass adoption. In a brand new interview with Analyse Asia general manager of Asia Pacific, Molly Shea said that customers should expect some pretty extreme efficiency in this innovative digital age that we’re living in and payment platforms will need to … Continue reading “Western Union Prepares For Crypto Mainstream Adoption – Tests Ripple And XRP”

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December 19, 2018

Western Union Is Ready To Embrace Crypto – Uses Ripple’s Tech & xRapid For Testing

Remittance giant Western Union has been steadily watching the crypto space and global crypto adoption, and it seems to be ready to add digital assets as a payment option for its customers. Integrating crypto and the blockchain tech Western Union’s global money transfer president Odilon Almeida believes that integrating crypto into the company’s lineup is … Continue reading “Western Union Is Ready To Embrace Crypto – Uses Ripple’s Tech & xRapid For Testing”

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August 21, 2018

Ripple Is Ready To Roll Out xRapid XRP-Powered Platform

The long-awaited moment for Ripple enthusiasts is here: the company confirmed that it’s ready to roll out xRapid payment platform. The company’s real-time settlement software is designed to use XRP in order to provide on-demand liquidity and also increase the speed of cross-border payments. xRapid steps in production phase in the upcoming months According to … Continue reading “Ripple Is Ready To Roll Out xRapid XRP-Powered Platform”

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July 7, 2018

Was Ripple (XRP) Really Ineffective for Western Union?

In a recent announcement from the Western Union CEO, Ripple (XRP) trials didn’t prove to be cost saving as previously believed. The news came as a shock, considering Ripple (XRP) investors thought that Ripple was as effective as it was marketed. As a response to the Western Union CEO announcement, Ripple CEO commented that 10 … Continue reading “Was Ripple (XRP) Really Ineffective for Western Union?”

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March 20, 2018

Crypto Leaving Wall Street Behind – Use Case (XRP, IOTA) Is New Standard

If you think that Wall Street is done with crypto, you must be foolish. If there is a penny to speculate in any index that can yield three or four pennies more, then Wall Street investors will be there ready to pounce, sharpening fangs. Though Wall Street investors might be able to make a buck … Continue reading “Crypto Leaving Wall Street Behind – Use Case (XRP, IOTA) Is New Standard”

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