“Visa” is moving to allow payment transactions to be settled in digital currency

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The company confirmed in a statement that it has launched the beta program with payment and crypto platform Crypto.com and plans to offer the option to more partners later this year.

And on the back of the spread of news, Bitcoin jumped, Cryptocurrency The most famous, to its highest level in one week, rose 4.5 percent to $ 58,300, on its way to a record high above $ 61,000, which it hit earlier this month.

The USDC is a stable cryptocurrency whose value is directly linked to the US dollar.

Visa’s move comes as financing companies, including BNY Mellon, BlackRock and MasterCard, take steps to increase the use of cryptocurrencies for investment and payment purposes.

Elon Musk, president of Tesla and a major supporter of cryptocurrency, said last week that customers could buy their electric cars with Bitcoin, in hopes of encouraging more daily use of the digital currency.

Coy Sheffield, Head of Cryptography atVisaThe company sees “an increasing demand from consumers around the world to be able to access, hold and use digital currencies, and we see a demand from our customers to be able to build products that provide that access to consumers.”





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