Tag: brazil

Nov 25 2022

Crypto Exchange Bitget Introduces Brazilian Real Trading Pairs

Bitget, a cryptocurrency exchange now based in Seychelles, has introduced Brazilian real (BRL) trading pairs as the first batch of its new on-ramp fiat trading pairs for spot traders on its platform.

Bitget announced on Friday that the new pairs includes USDT/BRL, ETH/BRL and BTC/BRL even as “the team is looking to roll out more fiat currency trading pairs on the...

Nov 08 2022

Brazilian Bitcoin Nonprofit Vinteum Announces Utreexo Developer Grant

Grantee Davidson Souza will continue development on multiple Bitcoin projects following a Summer of Bitcoin internship, including Utreexo.Vinteum, a Brazilian nonprofit dedicated to furthering Bitcoin research and development, has announced its second grant recipient for protocol development, per a release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. Davidson Souza will receive Vinteum's second grant in order to continue providing implementations...

Oct 22 2022

Tether and Smartpay will provide USDT through ATMs in Brazil

Oct 22 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  atms brazil cryptocurrencies smartpay tether

Tether, the company behind the USDT stablecoin, revealed that USDT would be available at more than 24,000 ATMs in Brazil. This was made possible by integrating the technological stacks of the Brazilian ATM supplier Tecban and the bitcoin systems provider Smartpay. Due to their particular economic situations, various Latam countries have placed a significant emphasis […] The post...

Oct 21 2022

Tether USDT To Be Available At 24,000 ATMs In Brazil

Tether has announced that the company's stablecoin USDT will be available at 24,000 ATMs across Brazil, starting from the 3rd of next month. 24,000 ATMs In Brazil Will Offer Tether USDT Conversions Starting 3 November As per an announcement on the firm's website, the Brazilian crypto services provider SmartPay will be handling the...

Sep 09 2022

Brazil Topped 1 million Registered Crypto Users In July

Sep 09 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  brazil crypto ein news

The number doesn't include international exchanges because they aren't required to tell the Brazil local tax office about them. The South American country's tax agency, Receita Federal, said this week that Brazil had more than 1 million registered crypto users in July. This was the first time that number had been reached.According to Receita Federal, […] The post...

Sep 06 2022

Bitcoin Beach Brazil: Inspired By El Salvador

A project in Brazil seeks to emulate the successful adoption of bitcoin seen on the beaches of El Salvador.This is an opinion editorial by João, founder of Boletim Bitcoin, a Brazilian portal focused 100% on Bitcoin.Meet Bitcoin Beach Brazil, a social project inspired by El Salvador, which is increasing the adoption of BTC as a form of payment and savings for...

Sep 01 2022

Hashdex Firm Authorized to List ETPs in the European Union

Sep 01 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  brazil european union hashdex news

Early this year, the Hashdex firm got permission to do business in Switzerland, and in May, it listed an ETP there. Hashdex Firm, a Brazilian company that manages crypto assets, said Tuesday that it has been given permission to list exchange-traded products (ETP) in the European Union. According to a statement released by Hashdex, they […] The post...

Aug 31 2022

Itaú Set to Develop a DeFi Liquidity Pool

Aug 31 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  brazil defi liquidity pool news

As part of the Financial and Technological Innovation and Technology Laboratory, the Banco Central do Brasil chose Itaú and seven other projects. Itaú Unibanco will work on decentralized finance (DeFi) liquidity pool for Brazil's central bank. The move is part of the government's Financial and Technological Innovation and Technology Laboratory (LIFT), a public program that […] The post...

Aug 20 2022

Ripple Enhances Global Presence, Launches RippleNet’s ODL in Brazil

One of the leading blockchain firms in the world, Ripple recently confirmed that the company has introduced RippleNet’s on- demand liquidity (ODL) in the growing market of Brazil. For the mentioned launch, Ripple has joined hands with Travelex Bank.


Aug 19 2022

MercadoLibre Announces Its own Crypto ‘MercadoCoin’ in Brazil.

Mercadolibre has made investments in Bitcoin and cryptocurrency businesses. It will now have Mercadocoin as its own cryptocurrency. The launch of a new cryptocurrency dubbed MercadoCoin, which will be integrated into its loyalty program, was announced by MercadoLibre Inc., a global e-commerce firm with headquarters in Latin America, on August 18. According to Reuters, the […] The post...

Ripple: Crypto On-Demand Liquidity Service launches in Brazil

Aug 19 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  brazil news ripple travelex

Ripple is launching the product with the help of the digital bank Travelex. At first, transactions can be made between Brazil and Mexico. Ripple announced Thursday that it and Travelex Bank had launched their "crypto on-demand liquidity" (ODL) service in Brazil. The ODL from the digital payment company speeds up the transfer and exchange of […] The post...

Aug 15 2022

New Brazil bill wants to tokenize mined gold on blockchain

Aug 15 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption brazil technology

Brazil’s Federal Deputy Joenia Wapichana has proposed a bill to tokenize gold mined in the country via blockchain technology. According to Wapichana, the country should be able to account for gold mining activities within its territory. The bill introduces new legislation targeting transactions involving precious metals and their transportation. The bill would...

Brazil’s Largest Broker XP Just Launched Bitcoin Trading Services

Aug 15 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitcoin brazil business news xp inc

The broker has 3.6 million users and its new trading platform developed in partnership with the Nasdaq can scale to support one million users for bitcoin trading.The largest broker in Brazil has launched bitcoin trading services for its clients.XP has over 3.6 million users.The company has a goal of 200,00 users by year end with a scalable capacity of one...

Aug 12 2022

This Brazilian Fintech Is Bringing Crypto Trading To 30 million People

Crypto services are spreading worldwide. Most of the growth in this regard has been mostly in the West, but more countries and companies are beginning to follow suit. The latest of this is a Brazilian fintech that is starting to offer crypto services in the country. Picpay’s latest innovation that features the space is seeing it bring crypto trading to millions of users...

Aug 11 2022

Vinteum Will Train And Sponsor Bitcoin Developers In Brazil And Latin America

The planet needs Vinteum because “we need developers from all over the world to build this global internet-native money.” What is Vinteum? In the post announcing the organization’s existence, they describe themselves as “a non- profit Bitcoin research and development center dedicated to supporting Bitcoin developers in Brazil and the wider Latin America region. We will train and fund open source developers to work...

Aug 10 2022

Vinteum Launches Funding Bitcoin Developers In Brazil, Latin America

The non-profit will provide educational onboarding and funding for Bitcoin developers in Brazil and globally furthering Bitcoin’s decentralized global nature.Vinteum is a non-profit dedicated to decentralizing the open-source development of Bitcoin in Brazil.The non-profit intends to expand into the whole of Latin America, and eventually fund development worldwide. Bruno Garcia will be...

Jul 29 2022

Banking Giant Santander To Offer Bitcoin, Crypto Services In Brazil: Report

The bank’s CEO said the firm would release more details for its Bitcoin and cryptocurrency services by or before the release of its quarterly results.Santander Brazil will begin offering services for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in coming months.The CEO said the bank will release more details by or before its next quarterly results report.The bank’s consideration of these new...

Jul 27 2022

Rio De Janeiro Moves Forward With Bitcoin Integration

The secretary of finance and planning commented on the city’s plans to put a percentage of the treasury into bitcoin. Brazil has tax breaks for bitcoin miners.This is an opinion editorial by João, founder of Boletim Bitcoin, a Brazilian website focused on Bitcoin, and contributor at Bitcoin Magazine.In an exclusive interview with the Brazilian portal...

Jul 25 2022

XP Inc to Launch Crypto Trading Platform in August

On Monday, XP Inc, a Brazilian brokerage, said that it expects to open its crypto trading platform to the public by mid-August. According to Reuters, the platform will initially offer Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), with plans to expand its offering by the end of the year.As of now, XP has 3.6 million customers but said that cryptocurrency trading will be subject...

Brazil’s Largest Investment Broker To Offer Bitcoin Trading In August: Report

In partnership with Nasdaq and BitGo, XP Inc. will offer bitcoin trading services leveraging cold storage custody solutions on a new platform.Brazil’s largest investment broker, XP Inc., will begin offering bitcoin trading next month.The broker will offer its trading services on a new cryptocurrency trading platform developed alongside Nasdaq.BitGo will serve as the custodian for...

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