Mastercard allows crypto firm Wirex to issue payment cards

posted 3 months ago
One of the world’s largest payments processor said Wirex was the first native crypto company to be able to directly issue payment cards to its customers.

Wirex offers a payment facility that automatically exchanges crypto into fiat currencies and will now be able to use Mastercard's network for fiat currency payments. Raj Dhamodharan, Mastercard's executive vice president on digital assets and blockchain, said the company wanted to work within a maturing cryptocurrency industry.
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